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100 Kansas GOP endorse
Democrat for governor

Associated Press, by John Hanna

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 7/16/2014 2:56:17 PM

TOPEKA, Kan. — Democratic challenger Paul Davis sought Tuesday to give his campaign for Kansas governor a bipartisan boost by announcing endorsements from more than 100 moderate Republicans who´ve split with conservative GOP Gov. Sam Brownback over education and tax policy. The disaffected Republicans include outgoing Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger, three former Kansas Senate presidents and three former Kansas House speakers. More than half are former legislators, and the list includes former U.S. Rep. Jan Meyers, who represented the Kansas City-area 3rd District from 1985 to 1997. They announced that they formed Republicans for Kansas Values because of their concerns about the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: horacer, 7/16/2014 3:12:54 PM     (No. 9927490)

Looks like a personal feud between Brownback and some folks he helped defeat at the polls.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: flatwater, 7/16/2014 3:21:19 PM     (No. 9927505)

Republicans are too gutless to take on a lawless, corrupt President or the corrupt press corps who supports him. No, Republicans are only willing to fight....Conservatives.

And that´s why I´m no longer a Republican.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: rosewater, 7/16/2014 3:30:23 PM     (No. 9927519)

This story is BS. Kansans will NOT vote for a democrat governor especially after that disaster Sebelius.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: saryden, 7/16/2014 3:37:42 PM     (No. 9927524)

Now we surely know the Associated Press is always interested in being nonpartisan and truthful./S/
Davis may have announced endorsements, but has anyone checked that out?
AI think anyone (Dem or Pubbie) who will endorse or vote for a Dimmicrat after seeing Ozero´s Islamic "fundamental" change has a death wish.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Brownshoepogue, 7/16/2014 3:49:01 PM     (No. 9927546)

I will vote for the Comservative regardless of party affiliation. I will not vote for a RINO or Progressive. If the republicans embrace their conservative base and flush their corrupt establishment elites then we can defeat the progs. If they stay the way they are then we part company.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: agrunt, 7/16/2014 4:06:42 PM     (No. 9927572)

"If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom, go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen!” - Samuel Adams

In other words see ya -- don´t want to be ya!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Susannah, 7/16/2014 4:09:17 PM     (No. 9927574)

#5, When you find a true conservative in Democratic Party, let me know. That would be someone in favor of lower taxes, smaller government, secure borders, a strong defense...I don´t know of a single Democrat who fits those criteria.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Brownshoepogue, 7/16/2014 4:18:14 PM     (No. 9927586)

@7. Thx for your thoughtful comment. But I dear say that finding a principled conservative republican elitist would be even more difficult. Truly a Fools errand.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Vastrightwingconspirator, 7/16/2014 4:28:17 PM     (No. 9927588)

There are no republicans anymore: it´s only Tea-Party conservatives and DEMOCRATS.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Doctor P, 7/16/2014 4:31:01 PM     (No. 9927591)

The list contained a large number of FORMER office holders. These individuals have held back the conservatives for some time and their time has passed.

One may presume that for those current office holders, their next primary will be more interesting.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: bassman, 7/16/2014 4:32:51 PM     (No. 9927593)

100 Kansas RINO´s endorse
Democrat for Governor




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Reply 12 - Posted by: DocH, 7/16/2014 4:39:49 PM     (No. 9927604)

Polispeak(TM): I am a moderate.

Plain English: I want to raise your taxes.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: wsdiego, 7/16/2014 5:56:39 PM     (No. 9927690)

How much for a stab in the back?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: grace1798, 7/16/2014 6:25:37 PM     (No. 9927732)

Anyone who votes for a DEMONRAT at this stage of the game is a moron.

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