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Emboldened House conservatives
planning next steps

Associated Press, by Erica Werne

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Posted By:mikkins2, 6/14/2014 2:59:53 PM

Conservatives emboldened by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor´s astonishing loss to a tea party-backed upstart are pledging to capitalize on their newfound political strength. (SNIP) Conservatives will be scrutinizing every bill that comes up and will challenge leaders over unnecessary spending, budgetary gimmicks and other issues, Horowitz said.

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The fact that Mr.Horowitz can make this statement and be talking about the Republican Establishment is all one really needs to know.

It all comes down to trust. People do not show up and vote for people they do not trust. That can only be earned, not purchased.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 6/14/2014 3:26:08 PM     (No. 9886064)

Ummm - - like - - isn´t this what they should have been doing all along?

Why do they need to be "emboldened" to do what they´re supposed to do?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: belwhatter, 6/14/2014 4:16:08 PM     (No. 9886088)

I´m sorry to hear David Brat referred to as ´a tea party backed upstart´ because he sounds exactly the right man for the job. When will journos and their ilk get this celebrity fixation out of their mind? The Constitution guarantees equal opportunity to all and Mr.Brat exemplifies this precept very well.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Pinchem, 6/14/2014 4:37:09 PM     (No. 9886106)

If McDaniel can beat Cochran that might be the second Tsunami. We need more Tea Party victories to send the message.

I´m sorry the majority of Kentuckians got on their knees and voted for the Anti-Constitutionist McConnell. Now we have to hold our nose and vote for him in Nov or else we´ll get another Anti-American Marxist Democrat.

Glad I´m not like other babies who whine about their Republican choices and stay home to elect a Democrat.



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Reply 4 - Posted by: doublesharp, 6/14/2014 4:55:21 PM     (No. 9886123)

I´m thrilled Cantor lost and think Brat is a true breath of fresh air. Too bad Kentucky re-elected McConnell but Matt Bevin ran a lazy and unimaginative campaign. He may be a good man but he made a lousy candidate for the senate.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Janylou, 6/14/2014 6:03:04 PM     (No. 9886209)

Raul Labrador is running for majority leader against McCarthy. We need to get behind him and support him!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 6/14/2014 8:29:10 PM     (No. 9886334)

FTA: "Overwhelming numbers of middle-class people feel like America is slipping away and the leadership doesn´t seem to get that." -- Laura Ingraham Yup! You said it.

#2: This is the newest part of the LSM media propaganda ploy.
- David Brat, "a tea party backed upstart."
- The "accidental" outing of the CIA Station Chief.
- The "unarmed" Trayvon Martin.
- Roving bands of "youths" committing crimes.

It´s all mind control, son.

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