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2014: The “meh” election
Washington Post, by Jaime Fuller

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Posted By:mikkins2, 5/13/2014 8:37:46 AM

During the 2012 presidential election, Jim Wilson trailed the Mitt Romney campaign for months, handing out campaign posters and directing traffic at events. “I don’t think anyone has as much sweat equity in this sucker as I have,” he told the New York Times. (SNIP) A Public Policy Polling survey from last fall showed that Americans prefer toenail fungus, dog poop, jury duty and witches to Congress.

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Knowing this the Republican Establishment is going to rely on the oft failed "were not democrats" plan to get voters to the polls. The problem for them is that is not much of a distinction anymore.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: dman, 5/13/2014 11:24:36 AM     (No. 9846865)

My take on reading the article is that conditions are ripe for a big surprise - for both major parties. "Meh" might transform into "Oh, My!" for them.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 5/13/2014 11:25:40 AM     (No. 9846867)

As usual, the left are overplaying their hand.

It´s only Tuesday and this week is overflowing with Voter Apathy stories - which means it´s wishful thinking and a clear IRS-less attempt to suppress another electoral thumping.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 5/13/2014 12:28:07 PM     (No. 9846972)

WaPo, doing their part to suppress voter turnout.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: provide, 5/13/2014 1:57:30 PM     (No. 9847129)

This election will have Dems voting absentee at 85%. They had better get the basement boiler plates cranking.

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