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Is it ´tea party´ vs. ´establishment´
in GOP Senate primary?

Atlanta Journal Constitution, by Kyle Wingfield

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Posted By:garnet, 5/7/2014 9:39:48 AM

With a number of U.S. Senate primaries looming, including Georgia´s on May 20, the tea party vs. establishment theme is once again emerging as a storyline for GOP contests, albeit with a twist. Consider the gist of this recent story in Politico, examining the way the national Republican Party has adapted after some bruising intra-party battles in 2010 and 2012: "This year, the national party has shifted tactics. The GOP´s Senate campaign committee has aggressively courted critics on the right while other establishment-aligned groups have sought to prop up their preferred candidates. Republican officials have trained candidates of all stripes, even

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: StormCnter, 5/7/2014 10:08:46 AM     (No. 9839536)

Georgia voters, just pick the one who can beat Nunn in November. We can´t be prissy about it, we have to beat her.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 5/7/2014 10:33:59 AM     (No. 9839566)

I will vote for Karen Handel in the primary, Perdue comes off as an elitist snob, Kingston and Gingrey as establishment suits. I would rather see Nunn then another RINO who would set back the brand another twenty years the way they did the last time Republicans controlled all branches.

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