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NRSC Chairman Says Republicans
Could Flip Up To 14 Senate Seats

Daily Caller, by Alex Pappas

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Posted By:StormCnter, 8/1/2014 5:10:48 AM

WASHINGTON — The chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee said Thursday that the likelihood Republicans win back the Senate is better today than when he assumed leadership in 2012. During a luncheon with reporters, Kansas Sen. Jerry Moran, the chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, said: “Back in the very beginning, I would’ve told you we had six good candidates in six states.” Now, Moran said, the number of races where Republicans could pick up seats from Democrats has expanded to somewhere in the range of 12 to 14 states. Republicans need to flip six states to win back control of

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Reply 1 - Posted by: grace1798, 8/1/2014 6:09:10 AM     (No. 9948903)

Unfortunately, there are too many RINOS and I am NOT voting for any RINO.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: miceal, 8/1/2014 6:10:50 AM     (No. 9948904)

From your fingers to God´s ear. However, we will be writing in Chris McDaniel here in Mississippi. I WILL NOT cast a vote for that waste of human ectoplasm known as Thad Cochran.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Fiesta del sol, 8/1/2014 6:13:18 AM     (No. 9948906)

That´s great, NSRC. We tried flipping the seat in Mississippi from a barnacled has been to a true conservative, and y´all spent millions to defeat your own base.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: periwinkel, 8/1/2014 6:49:33 AM     (No. 9948943)

Would someone please tell the NRSC to sit down and shut up? It is over-confident talk like this that elected President Mitt Romney. Remember Dick Morris who went everywhere telling us Romney couldn´t lose?

Let´s not give anyone a reason to stay home. Oh wait, I forgot Mississippi. Too late.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: bubby, 8/1/2014 7:00:26 AM     (No. 9948955)

The unanswered question is will it make any significant difference? Will the border be closed and illegals returned home, will obama´s excessive and illegal spending be stopped, will military spending be restored, will the IRS be reduced in size and authority, will the destruction of the EPA be stopped and there are many more? My guess is that much will change with McConnell and McCain running the Senate.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bubby, 8/1/2014 7:02:41 AM     (No. 9948960)

my guess is "not" much will change... Although I would like to be surprised.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: dudette4freedom, 8/1/2014 7:09:39 AM     (No. 9948968)

even Dick Morris is not thathopeful

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Reply 8 - Posted by: kahunavol, 8/1/2014 7:17:24 AM     (No. 9948981)

Must be smoking the same stuff Karl was on election night 2012.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Kerryman, 8/1/2014 7:32:47 AM     (No. 9948999)

Thad Cochran is becoming the "Todd Akin poster boy" of the Republican Establishment. Both were created with lots of help from democrats in the Primary.

I´m waiting for the Democrats to start saying that a vote for a Republican Senatorial candidate is a vote for Ted Cruz. That may work out just fine.

Semper Fi

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Starlady, 8/1/2014 7:35:16 AM     (No. 9949004)

This comment just shows how much the chairman of the NRSC is out of touch with real America.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: god of irony, 8/1/2014 7:45:22 AM     (No. 9949013)

Good, so now I don´t have to vote for Mitch McConnell.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: hot coffee, 8/1/2014 8:11:24 AM     (No. 9949044)

Want to understand how someone as bad as Obama got reelected in 2012? Just check out this thread.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: alecto2, 8/1/2014 8:30:27 AM     (No. 9949058)

With a lawless regime, do you really think we´ll get honest, free elections? You think that´s air you´re breathing?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: strike3, 8/1/2014 8:46:02 AM     (No. 9949081)

Right on, #12. Voting or not voting out of spite got us barack and his lobster-eating piranha for another four years.

My main concern is, once the GOP gets the senate, what are they going to do with it? Business as usual is not an option unless we like the thought of national suicide.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 8/1/2014 9:52:34 AM     (No. 9949216)

Note to Republicans: Take nothing for granted. Nothing.

Dittos to 12 and 14.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: lil dotty, 8/1/2014 10:37:28 AM     (No. 9949288)

How soon these Republicans forget!

Conservatives-not so much!

Remember Mississippi and weep you guys.

You blew the best chance you had and we out here in common America intend to see you´ve learned a lesson with your shenanigans. The country club set needs to be taught the newer lessons to succeed in winning our vote once again. Dream a little dream.

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