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More Than a Republican
American Thinker, by Justin O. Smith

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Posted By:SpeedMaster, 7/30/2014 10:11:46 AM

Recently, State Representative Joe Carr (R) brought his bid for the U.S. Senate against incumbent Senator Lamar Alexander (R) to the national spotlight. On July 14, nationally recognized radio and television political analyst Laura Ingraham endorsed Joe Carr and backed her endorsement with a rousing rally for Carr on July 22, in front of approximately 600 people at the Millennium Maxwell Hotel in Nashville, TN. And the very next day, Sarah Palin, former governor of Alaska, also offered her strong support and endorsement of Mr. Joe Carr. It is no wonder that intelligent, strong, conservative women, such as Laura Ingraham

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Author compares this race to the defeat of Cantor, I disagree because congressional districts are small enough that grass roots can have an impact. I predict a lamar win because the "establishment" will turn out the vote in the high population cities. If Carr does pull it off I may reconsider my Ga. vote.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: snakeoil, 7/30/2014 10:32:54 AM     (No. 9946136)

When poor Lamar was running for POTUS his campaign crashed and burned because he lamented the high price of a gallon of milk and then didn´t have any idea of what it costs. He did look good in those red shirts.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: miceal, 7/30/2014 11:19:48 AM     (No. 9946214)

Lamar Alexander is the poster child of a RINO. His "butt buddy" Mike Huckabee needs to sit down and shut up too. I hope Joe Carr can kick Lamar to the curb but if there is a run off, expect the TN Republican establishment to do like Mississippi and pay democrats to vote for Lamar.......

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Reply 3 - Posted by: gasmeterguy, 7/30/2014 11:20:14 AM     (No. 9946216)

I am voting for Carr. But I fully expect to see, the morning after the election, that 110% of the registered voters from east Tennessee voted for Lamar.

Tennessee elections are being stolen just like the elections in Mississippi.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 7/30/2014 11:31:17 AM     (No. 9946245)

Are Karl Rove, McCain and McConnell using the same tactic of robo-calls and fliers to the black community saying that Carr is a TEA Party racist?

Are the RINOs going to pay black people to vote for Hedy Lamar Alexander?






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Reply 5 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 7/30/2014 12:07:49 PM     (No. 9946323)

I hear Alexander plays a mean piano. He may be a music buddy to Huckabee. Newt has endorsed him too. I don´t know how much clout those two have with the people of TN.

It´s said that the 73(74?) year old Alexander´s trademark campaign attire is flannel shirts. Perhaps it´s a bit warm for flannel this time of year, even in TN.



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Reply 6 - Posted by: Pluperfect, 7/30/2014 3:41:44 PM     (No. 9946700)

Lamar Alexander may have gotten a lucky break. A Chattanooga paper is reporting a potential cloud on Carr´s horizon.

http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2014/jul/28/joe-carr-supporter-andrew-miller-business-sarah-pa/

However, I don´t know anyone but Newt Gingrich who is fond of Lamar Alexander.

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