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Alexander challenger picks
up Tea Party endorsement

The Hill (Washington, D.C.), by Abby Smith

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 7/11/2014 9:23:41 AM

Sen. Lamar Alexander´s (R-Tenn.) primary challenger, Tennessee state Rep. Joe Carr, picked up another national Tea Party endorsement Thursday, the same day he released a new statewide radio ad. The issue at the center of both the Tea Party Patriots’ endorsement and Carr’s new ad is Alexander’s alleged support for “amnesty” for illegal immigrants, a charge Carr has made central to his campaign against the senator. The Tea Party Patriots endorsement praised Carr as a "genuine leader" in the fight against illegal immigration, criticizing Alexander for being one of the 14 Republicans to vote for the reform bill that passed the Senate

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 7/11/2014 9:56:28 AM     (No. 9919647)

Why is it that people like Alexander, Cochran, and the rest of them never, ever retire graciously?

These old RINOs cling tenaciously to their beloved offices - - never grooming a successor and never conceding to new blood.

It´s way past time for Lamar to pack his plaid shirts - - and head off into the sunset. The far, far away sunset.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: gasmeterguy, 7/11/2014 10:40:42 AM     (No. 9919709)

I voted against Lamar the last two times he ran. If I wanted a two-faced, lying, back-stabbing snake I would vote democrat.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: RedLegLeader68, 7/11/2014 11:04:32 AM     (No. 9919741)

Karl & the Rovetts can´t be far behind this announcement.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: dman, 7/11/2014 11:04:39 AM     (No. 9919744)

Let´s hope that Joe Carr gains enough momentum in time for it to matter. TN early voting starts July 18th, and the primary is August 7th. Time is running short.

#2: voting for the Democrat in NOvember will be our unpleasant option should Carr not succeed.

Note to fellow Tennesseeans: do not waste your vote on Dr. George Flinn: he is a Lamar(!) plant. www.tinyurl.com/DrGeorgeFlinn

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