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The Clintons break bread and build
ties with Julián Castro, stoking
talk of a 2016 ticket

Washington Post, by Ed O´Keefe & Philip Rucker

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Posted By:JoniTx, 8/14/2014 3:54:32 PM

As she expands her political network in advance of an expected presidential run, Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband have been cultivating an important ally who some believe could become her vice presidential running mate. Former president Bill Clinton invited Julián Castro, the former San Antonio mayor and newly minted Obama Cabinet secretary, to the Clintons’ home in Washington last week for a private dinner that friends described as a chance for Democratic leaders from different generations to become better acquainted. Castro, 39, who is scheduled to be ceremonially sworn in Monday as secretary of housing and urban development, traveled to

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kono, 8/14/2014 4:04:59 PM     (No. 9966079)

And the great whoring season for corruptocrat campaigning kicks off in earnest. O, how I hate this charade.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Newtsche, 8/14/2014 4:21:18 PM     (No. 9966090)

Castro is hard, hard left.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: 4Justice, 8/14/2014 4:26:27 PM     (No. 9966097)

Here we go...got to have the first woman and first Latino in the WH... Dems still playing identity politics.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: losgatos, 8/14/2014 4:29:13 PM     (No. 9966103)

Can you think of anything worse?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 8/14/2014 4:34:54 PM     (No. 9966111)

Don´t you mean "broke a tamale"?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 8/14/2014 4:40:25 PM     (No. 9966117)

Don´t worry, a Jeb Bush/Bob Portman ticket can defeat Clinton/Castro.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Keekng, 8/14/2014 4:40:28 PM     (No. 9966118)

Wasn´t Castro charged / convicted of a felony???

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Reply 8 - Posted by: nimby, 8/14/2014 4:48:37 PM     (No. 9966135)

Partying away in the Hampton!! And these are the normal people, who feel the pain of everyday Americans? Sheesh!!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/14/2014 4:54:52 PM     (No. 9966144)

From now on the Democrats are always going to have a minority on their presidential ticket. Because without a big minority vote in the general election the Democrats know that they can´t win presidential elections.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Flipper3, 8/14/2014 4:58:13 PM     (No. 9966149)

I´ve never seen two bigger airheads than the Castro twins.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Hazymac, 8/14/2014 4:59:14 PM     (No. 9966151)

#2 is correct. Julian is almost as bad as Fidel. Considering that Fidel´s already got a bad rap, Julian might be worse, like intestinal gas that you didn´t hear, but soon smell.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Janjan, 8/14/2014 5:47:27 PM     (No. 9966194)

Clinton / Castro. Hmmm. Great bumper sticker. There are some low-fo´s in Miami who will misinterpret this.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: fritzilou, 8/14/2014 5:56:01 PM     (No. 9966200)

HE AND HIS BROTHER ARE HARD RIGHT LEFTISTS AND HAVE THE SAME STRAIN OF ANGER THAT WAS INCULCATED IN OBAMA´S CHICAGO CHURCH. THIS DOES NOT BODE WELL FOR WHERE HILLARY WILL GO AS POTUS.....BEWARE ALL!

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Reply 14 - Posted by: lyndsey, 8/14/2014 6:28:25 PM     (No. 9966242)

Castro brings some package along (besides his leftist view point) that will sink Hillary´s campaign. If she wants to win she will look elsewhere for her token minority. Don´t remember it all however there is some real legal problems around this guy.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 8/14/2014 6:31:17 PM     (No. 9966245)

Yes sir! I´ll take a couple dozen of those "Hillary Castro" yard signs.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Penney, 8/14/2014 6:33:06 PM     (No. 9966248)

Castro has been groomed. ...Another 0bama: ´all grin & no boots,´ with a community, ´agitator,´ background in S.A. Tx.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 8/14/2014 7:01:38 PM     (No. 9966273)

Wow. They´re really worried about Ted Cruz, and/or Marco Rubio, aren´t they....!

Oh I know the libs have luvved them some Julian Castro for some time now - this is not new. They hear that last name, and adult diaper stock jumps.

Swoooooooon.......

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Reply 18 - Posted by: chicodon, 8/14/2014 7:05:03 PM     (No. 9966275)

To only go back and search my old posts...

Julian Castro is the next Obama. He will be put ahead of Hillary. Watch. He is young, his slacks are creased and his teeth are white. Then there´s Hillary.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/14/2014 8:33:37 PM     (No. 9966390)

Like Zippy, they will break bread with anyone with anyone with real money and a liberal bent.

Take note that Sodahead was in attendance.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Distorted, 8/15/2014 12:47:31 AM     (No. 9966588)

Check out Julian´s mother. Frank Marshall Davis has nothing on her as a Marxist mentor.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Trigger2, 8/15/2014 6:13:35 AM     (No. 9966667)

Oh sure, run the Butcher of Benghazi with a Hispanic to get the illegal Hispanic vote. I despise this empty pant suit.

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