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Rove: ‘Shame on Conservatives and
Republicans’ Fueling Impeachment Talk

Mediaite, by Eddie Scarry

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 7/30/2014 12:30:37 PM

Karl Rove, former adviser to president George W. Bush, unleashed on Republicans and conservatives Tuesday who he says “helped” Democrats and the White House by calling for the impeachment of President Barack Obama. Referring to Obama as the “cynic in chief,” Rove said on Fox News’s On the Record that Obama is “suggesting a constitutional crisis” in an effort to “fatten the accounts of Democratic fundraising groups.” White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer said last week that Congressional Republicans may take the path to impeach Obama. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) has denied that he would seek impeachment. GOP House Majority Leader

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Shame on Rove for always attacking conservatives in the party instead of the lawless, corrupt, destructive Barack Hussein Obama!!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird, 7/30/2014 12:35:34 PM     (No. 9946376)

The nice thing about Rove and the other pundits (never mind who they are) is that we don´t have to agree with them. We don´t even have to listen to them.

We have our own minds. Use them. Read and listen and draw your own conclusions. Don´t ever let ANY so-called pundit do your thinking for you.

´Bye, Karl...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: seal010101, 7/30/2014 12:37:15 PM     (No. 9946381)

As Rush is saying, conservatives and republicans are doing no such thing.

The media are setting this up so that no matter what our lawless president does, republicans will get the blame.

He´s right that there is no more journalism, only political advocacy masquerading as news.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: hoopsfan, 7/30/2014 12:41:24 PM     (No. 9946390)

Karl,

Take your own advice and shut up.



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Reply 4 - Posted by: TXknitter, 7/30/2014 12:42:45 PM     (No. 9946392)

Exactly right to above posters. Good advice #1. We need to be calm, not let Rove bother us one bit. We know he is the mouthpiece for the GOP blob that serves
the crony capitalists that keep him in six figures and a big house.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: starbaby, 7/30/2014 12:44:18 PM     (No. 9946396)

Oh shut up Karl. Considering Obama´s many unconstitutional acts it´s only natural folks would bring it up. Obama is the poster child for why our Founders made sure we had this remedy.

That being said, Republicans are not going to impeach him and this is just a diversion (which by the way your big mouth is contributing to). Unfortunately considering how lame our Republican leadership is they will roll over and let the Dems control the narrative.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Janylou, 7/30/2014 12:46:54 PM     (No. 9946399)

And what does Carl Rove think we should do with such a lawless president? Sit around and wait until this country is completely destroyed?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: losgatos, 7/30/2014 12:51:46 PM     (No. 9946408)

Why so many people think we should help democrats raise money is beyond me. We are NEVER going to impeach the second black President so let´s just stop the talk and get on with the midterms. We do want to win this thing...don´t we?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Coy860, 7/30/2014 12:56:45 PM     (No. 9946415)

Response from all Republicans should be:
Although Obama has committed numerous unlawful acts such as Obamacare law changes, not enforcing the border laws, etc. and shows much cause to be impeached, at this time Republicans have to go to work to protect the American People from illegal aliens, and must focus on the economy.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: MissMolly, 7/30/2014 12:58:42 PM     (No. 9946419)

"As Rush is saying, conservatives and republicans are doing no such thing."

Well, one very prominent and, at least by some on this forum, much-loved political celebrity has made a very big deal out of demanding impeachment. I assume that person doesn´t fit either "republican" or "conservative" in Limbaugh´s estimation?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 7/30/2014 1:03:30 PM     (No. 9946432)

Way past time for Karl Rogue to plain shut up.

Go away, Mr. RINO - - go far, far away.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Iraengneer, 7/30/2014 1:04:20 PM     (No. 9946435)

Rove is the political consultant´s version of a two dollar whore. Looking for the easy mark, the "smart" come on. It should be to our everlasting shame that such persons have influence and a rapt audience.
We can disagree as to whether a serious effort to impeach and remove Obama is the "smart" move. But there is no doubt whatever that it is what his actions merit. Or that even a tiny sense of duty DEMANDS.
We have failed our ancestors and our progeny as well, and have sold our noble birthright for toxic pottage. All to appear "smart". May the Lord forgive us.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 7/30/2014 1:05:39 PM     (No. 9946438)

True freedom is not being hemmed in by "loving" a "politial celebrity", whatever that is.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: faldo, 7/30/2014 1:13:52 PM     (No. 9946451)

Rove is doing Rupert Murdoch´s FCPA precautionary bidding--it´s that simple.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 7/30/2014 1:21:29 PM     (No. 9946467)

What does it say about our nation when a white president is impeached for lying under oath, yet a bi-racial president can bring our nation to it´s knees with his illegal acts and no one is even allowed to suggest that he should be impeached? Political correctness has ruined this country.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 7/30/2014 1:24:05 PM     (No. 9946473)

Rove is paid for and irrelevant. Why he is brought on TV as an expert is baffling ? My opinions/

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Reply 16 - Posted by: tisHimself, 7/30/2014 1:26:35 PM     (No. 9946479)

Karl Rove, cashing in on his celebrity status. He is far more entertaining than she will ever be. The second tier hacks who breathlessly wait for what he says are no less comical. Quick quiz: what did Karl Rove ever win? What does he stand for? What principles will he encourage others to advance? He raises money by bashing conservatives, has raised negative ops to an art form, at campaign time, overspends by buying adtime on conservative outlets, which make him money but get no additional votes. This man is a fraud.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: RedLegLeader68, 7/30/2014 1:41:42 PM     (No. 9946504)

Karl & the Rovettes saying and doing what they always do: paying absolutely no attention whatsoever to their activities in Mississippi.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: ramona, 7/30/2014 2:01:27 PM     (No. 9946537)

Karl, honey, you need a new press aide. Let me help you.

"All of us know that this President has accumulated an unprecedented record of lawlessness. Only the most brazen partisans in Congress and the media deny it. We deplore and denounce this President´s abandonment of our best allies, and his efforts to aide those who want only to destabilize the world order in his quest to replace our free market-driven economy and traditional moral liberties with a divisive, dangerous brand of Marxism.

But we also face acute threats to our national sovereignty, including the crisis at our southern border and the loss of international influence in keeping peace through strength. So while all patriotic Americans agree that Mr. Obama deserves to be impeached and removed from office, we should now agree to put all of our energy into saving our nation from further damage, and try to undo the damage already done by this feckless, reckless president, and put aside impeachment efforts until we have secured our border and humanely sent illegal immigrants home. But let us be clear, Mr. President, that if you persist in your denigration of our Constitution, we most certainly will pursue all options, including lawsuits and impeachment. We the people deserve justice and we will serve it to you when the time is right."

No charge for my service, Karl, but I´ll take a glass of tea when you´re through.
Ramona (the Pest)


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Reply 19 - Posted by: reilly, 7/30/2014 2:19:56 PM     (No. 9946571)


Wow, I agree with Karl Rove. Now disappear!


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Reply 20 - Posted by: Carolina Kat, 7/30/2014 2:34:39 PM     (No. 9946598)

Always Wrong Rove, the Dick Morris wannabe, is no conservative and never has been. He´s a college dropout that snagged a big deal with GWB, and gave him bad advice all eight years, taking tremendous popularity and squandering it. I use Rove as a reverse barometer - talking impeachment is what will make people vote R -even the democrats I know think Obama is a failure. He does not have the support Bill Clinton had, and the fallout would be not be like in 1998.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: stablemoney, 7/30/2014 3:41:50 PM     (No. 9946701)

We are supposed to be ashamed for being run over, mugged, and robbed by the Obama administration? Rove counsels doing nothing. Boehner says no to using his power, and counsels doing nothing. McConnell has not been heard from since he said he didn´t say anything to get the $2 billion for Kentucky for saying and doing nothing.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Axeman, 7/30/2014 3:44:28 PM     (No. 9946704)

Impeach EVERYONE who carries out zipw0n´s illegal act. Fire ANYONE who assists his criminality. DEFUND! Thew0n will be the only one left standing.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Hazymac, 7/30/2014 4:09:38 PM     (No. 9946742)

Thinking out loud about having Obama thrown from office in ignominy is anything but shameful. Many of us have concluded that a character who does just about everything wrong is erring deliberately, and should be despised. Tokyo Rove´s use of "shame" in referring to overeager Republicans is shameful on his part, clear evidence that he has little use for the party´s base. Typical RINO.

The fact that FNC keeps putting him in front of its audience convinces me that it´s time for free marketeers with sufficient wealth to buy one of the Big Three networks, totally clean house, and provide Fox with a real competitor, for once in our lifetimes.

Obama more than deserves to pitched face first from the residence at 1600 PA, but let´s keep our powder dry, win big in the November elections, and see what the new composition of Congress will be. Any moves to remove Obama from office must have significant Democrat support. It´s possible that Obama might screw up so badly (or so deliberately) in the next thirty months that his own Party will want nothing further to do with him. A truly bipartisan impeachment movement, as unlikely as it might be, would kill his soul.

Morally, Gov. Palin is right, and the predictable sniping at her from certain of us is petulant and unbecoming. Strategically, she isn´t right this time, although I can forgive this great American for occasionally favoring policies that will backfire and invigorate the opposition.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: NYbob, 7/30/2014 4:22:35 PM     (No. 9946770)

NOW he is a tough guy. Gee, Karl, the world could have used a little bit of that fight back during the Bush years. Then maybe Barney Frank and the Dem congress would have been tagged with their role in the financial meltdown. Instead YOU took the high road. YOU turned the other cheek and they all slide away like Andrew Cuomo. Nothing to answer for instead they got elected or retired wealthy.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: lil dotty, 7/30/2014 4:38:16 PM     (No. 9946793)

We must give Karl at least one star. He has shown the Conservatives are no longer Republicans (or vice-versa). That admission, Mr. Rove, will get you a new pair of shoes and a cup of hot soup.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 7/30/2014 4:46:10 PM     (No. 9946808)

Karl´s gotten to the point that my Granpa would have said " I´d trade him for a dog and then pay somebody to shoot the dog".

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Some Blacks See Secret Service
as Flawed Shield for the President

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New York Times, by Peter Baker    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 10/3/2014 12:16:43 PM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON — Representative Elijah E. Cummings of Maryland was at the grocery store the other day when he ran into an elderly black woman who expressed growing concern about President Obama’s safety. Why, she asked, wasn’t he being better protected by his Secret Service agents? The furor that led to this week’s resignation of the director of the Secret Service resonated deeply among blacks, outraged that those supposed to be guarding the first black president were somehow falling down on the job — and suspicious even without evidence that it may be deliberate. “It is something that is widespread in

White House says it has
Ebola virus under control

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The Hill [Washington, DC], by Sarah Ferris    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 10/3/2014 6:55:38 PM     Post Reply
Top White House officials on Friday worked to reassure the American public that the national response to Ebola is under control. Leaders of the country’s health, defense and military branches stressed that they are taking the right steps to contain the spread of the deadly virus, which was first diagnosed in the U.S. on Tuesday. Top White House officials on Friday worked to reassure the American public that the national response to Ebola is under control. Leaders of the country’s health, defense and military branches stressed that they are taking the right steps to contain the spread of the deadly virus, which


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