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Forget Super Pacs. 2014 is already
the totally corrupt year
of the mini-Pac

The Guardian (UK), by Donna Ladd

Original Article

Posted By:mikkins2, 7/8/2014 10:40:40 AM

Mississippi´s US Senate race has devolved into a shower of accusations piled on state Republican stalwarts of secret donations and vote-buying, and I´m rather enjoying it. Go ahead, Tea Party, I say. It´s time to shine some light on how elections are done in my state, and everywhere – even if it takes some whack-a-doo right-wingers to flip that switch. Though it´s been fun to watch the GOP establishment come under fire after Thad Cochran´s razor-thin primary runoff win last month, I´m mostly happy that others are finally clueing into what I´ve long known exists: evidence that elections in our state

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If I am considered a "whack-a-doo right-wingers" because I refuse to let a bought and paid for Republican Establishment corrupt everything it gets its hands on to keep enriching itself, so be it.

Hell, I´ve been called worse by John McCain.

Remember Mississippi!
Got Tea?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 7/8/2014 11:12:25 AM     (No. 9915147)

The poorest state in the country is?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: geoguy, 7/8/2014 11:23:46 AM     (No. 9915158)

I think Chris McDaniel should run as a write-in independent. If Halley Barber has half a brain he knows that if that happens then Cochran will likely loose and a result Republicans loose the Senate.

Now if there is any way Cochran could drop out of the race and substitute McDaniel, I would talk. Otherwise, so what? Time the for the establishment feel a little disappointment for their poor judgement.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: enuf8, 7/8/2014 12:09:59 PM     (No. 9915237)

Hmmmm......An Alternative point of view from a Mississippian for all the RINO lovers.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 7/8/2014 12:44:00 PM     (No. 9915270)

The article is primarily about local elections.
Ladd´s preferred candidates don´t win, therefore it´s because of the mini PACs.
McDaniel can run as a write in, but, the votes will not be counted.
The time to register as an Independent was March 31.
The ballots , including absentee were re examined in all counties , with members of both the McDaniel and Cochran campaigns present.
Despite the wild accusations from the McDaniel campaign, only a handful of crossover votes were discovered.
Cochran actually picked up almost a 1000 votes to bring his total to 7667 .
He was certified the winner of the election last night.
McDaniel and Cruz and Levin throw around charges of voter fraud , but, they have
yet to offer a single example of it.
The vote buying accusation appears to have been concocted by the phony pastor , with a history of fraud arrests.


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