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Democrats’ research revealed: Go negative
Washington Post, by Ed Rogers

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Posted By:garnet, 5/27/2014 8:59:24 AM

No less than the New York Times revealed on Wednesday that Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.), chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, presented his colleagues with “extensive findings” from a “major internal research project” that shows they should “portray Republicans as uncaring toward working-class Americans” in the 2014 campaign. So what’s new? In other words, the Democrats’ “research” shows they will do better against Republicans in November if they go negative, speak in platitudes and use meaningless buzzwords. What a shock. But the Times is impressed, stressing that the research cost six figures. Seriously?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MattMusson, 5/27/2014 9:11:15 AM     (No. 9863137)

It´s not like they can run on competence and effectiveness. And I am betting that "Vote Democrat: the Screw up Party" did not poll well.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: wilko, 5/27/2014 9:30:26 AM     (No. 9863158)

So mention it in every ad or in every debate that the democrats think so little of them selves and the voters that they´ll stoop to negative attack ads because they don´t have a positive message to run on.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ruready?, 5/27/2014 10:08:37 AM     (No. 9863203)

Direct frontal media assault (which the ruling class is totally unable to mount - think Boehner, et al.) will show that the democrats do not care.

However,democrats will always vote against Christian virtue. If my theory that hard preaching - resulting in conviction - is all that will bring us back to our roots is right, then we have an ideology symptom that springs from a spiritual problem.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: GringoinQuito, 5/27/2014 10:14:58 AM     (No. 9863213)

They are lower than pond scum.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: columba, 5/27/2014 1:59:15 PM     (No. 9863561)

During the last election it was obvious that the only message delivered by Democrats was that the GOP was "bad". It is a matter of telling a lie often enough so that it sounds like the truth. And it works.

In a previous election everyone who voted Obama knew about Mrs. Palin´s expensive wardrobe which was purchased by the GOP. But few of those voters knew much about Obama.

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