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Could Legal Challenges Boost
Perry, Christie, Walker in ´16?

Real Clear Politics, by Scott Conroy

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Posted By:garnet, 8/21/2014 8:49:08 AM

Chris Christie, Scott Walker and Rick Perry are all positioning themselves to enter the 2016 presidential race as top-tier candidates for the Republican nomination. But before concerning themselves in earnest with becoming the next GOP standard-bearer, these three governors must contend with a shared, and unpleasant, distinction: Each man, or his administration, faces accusations of legal wrongdoing. For months, Christie has been trying to move beyond investigations into a decision by members of his administration to close traffic lanes on the George Washington Bridge last September in an apparent act of political revenge. Meanwhile, Walker has faced down an inquiry

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Coy860, 8/21/2014 9:14:51 AM     (No. 9974820)

1. Christie is NOT Presidential material.
2. Perry and Walker are eminently qualified, which is why the liberals are using bogus trumped up charges and using court fights to denigrate them.
YES to Perry and Walker who through all the BS have governed well, and with dignity.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Country Boy, 8/21/2014 9:23:59 AM     (No. 9974834)

I support all candidates running for the Republican ticket in 2016.

The thought of Hillary or Lizzie Warren as POTUS is unbearable.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: StormCnter, 8/21/2014 9:25:22 AM     (No. 9974837)

I join you, #2. The worst Republican is still a mountain taller than the best Democrat.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Country Boy, 8/21/2014 9:56:14 AM     (No. 9974887)

I actually think that Christie has the best chance of winning (field as it is). It´s the bare knuckle stuff that would get a win for Christie.

But I would certainly like to see Bill Whittle on the national stage. Check out a couple of recent speeches. Firing on all eight cylinders. TurboCharged.

http://polymontana.com/bill-whittle-truth-mitt-romney/

http://therightscoop.com/bill-whittle-ferguson-and-the-real-race-war/

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Reply 5 - Posted by: WAN2, 8/21/2014 10:01:49 AM     (No. 9974900)

America will get what she deserves. Based on the products of government-run schools, pray.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: belwhatter, 8/21/2014 1:59:01 PM     (No. 9975333)

´#4 - fyi, Bill Whittle is coming to the Mount Baker Theater in Bellingham next week as guest of the local business people´s group. His perspective is always worth watching/hearing.I´m sorry but Christie does not impress; he should be running more properly as a Democrat if he runs at all. the legal challenges have been without meritbut appear to be the newest way to scotch a perfectly good person´s presidential aspirations. I do like Ben Carson´s idea that candidates run without declaring any party affiliation, and compete solely on the merits of their policy.

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