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Exclusive: GOP poll of
women: Party ´stuck in past´

Politico, by Jake Sherman & Anna Palmer

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 8/28/2014 12:33:21 PM

A detailed report commissioned by two major Republican groups — including one backed by Karl Rove — paints a dismal picture for Republicans, concluding female voters view the party as “intolerant,” “lacking in compassion” and “stuck in the past.” Women are “barely receptive” to Republicans’ policies, and the party does “especially poorly” with women in the Northeast and Midwest, according to an internal Crossroads GPS and American Action Network report obtained by POLITICO. It was presented to a small number of senior aides this month on Capitol Hill, according to multiple sources. Republicans swore they’d turn around the party’s performance with

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Rush just reported this. He´s askes the extremely obvious question, why on earth would Karl Rove give this to Politico?? My hope in the Republican party dwindles more every day.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Citizen Plain, 8/28/2014 12:40:47 PM     (No. 9984614)

This is so because Republicans are SILENT, from fear, who knows? They simply do not respond to marxist propaganda at all, and are consequently tagged and labeled. A semi literate public public consumes the lies and votes.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Susannah, 8/28/2014 12:42:51 PM     (No. 9984619)

Who says Rove gave it to Politico? The article itself says the poll results were given to members of congress. Maybe one of them gave it to Politico.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Udanja99, 8/28/2014 12:44:31 PM     (No. 9984622)

I´m a woman and a conservative and I long for the past when America was American, when prepubescent girls didn´t dress like whores, when blacks didn´t murder each other by the thousands, when homosexuals and lesbians kept their activities in their bedrooms, when people didn´t separate themselves into victim groups and demand special rights, when half the country wasn´t on the dole, when we actually had borders, when our president loved and defended the country and when the military and law enforcement were respected. I could go on but you get my drift.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: javelin, 8/28/2014 12:46:11 PM     (No. 9984624)

The poll was conducted by "two groups" one of which is "backed by Karl Rove." The results were "obtained by Politico."
So, what´s the first comment? It´s Karl Rove´s fault and the Republican Party should die.
Ludicrous.
What isn´t ludicrous is knowing what the challenges are to electing better candidates. Karl Rove is a Republican who managed the last successful Presidential campaign for that party. I often disagree with him. Shooting your own soldiers is not how to win a war.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 8/28/2014 12:50:12 PM     (No. 9984633)

Sadly, many of my fellow women are stupid and clueless about politics - I´ve actually listened to them take conservative positions on issue after issue (like requiring people to work for welfare), and in the same breath talk about how awful Republicans are.

As a result, I just assume women are stupid liberals until they prove otherwise.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Mildred, 8/28/2014 12:51:01 PM     (No. 9984635)

#4 agree 100%. It´s time for the federal government to take care of the issues identified in the constitution. The feds have invaded every tiny aspect of our lives and no one stops them. The feds are responsible for issues that affect all the people, not separate small groups, and they don´t do that. International relationships including homeland security and immigration seem to be shoved to the side so they can fix hurt feelings. It´s time for a major change.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: StormCnter, 8/28/2014 12:54:43 PM     (No. 9984640)

Thank you, #3 and #5. I get tired of the instant hip-shots, too.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 8/28/2014 1:19:36 PM     (No. 9984703)

Is this the same Karl Rove who is backing Jeb Bush for president?

Bwwahahahahahahaha......

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Reply 9 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 8/28/2014 1:26:54 PM     (No. 9984716)

A poll conducted by a Karl Rove group designed to appeal to rank and file RINO idiots that aren´t smart enough to connect the dots.

If Karl Rove has his finger on the pulse of America why did he squander $400 million of OPM on losing RINO candidates in 2012?





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Reply 10 - Posted by: save America, 8/28/2014 1:30:13 PM     (No. 9984722)

I´m as Conservative as they come but the sight of Karl Rove on tv is emetic.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: richwill, 8/28/2014 1:41:49 PM     (No. 9984745)

Karl Rove is poison. I agree with #4, I pine for those days.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: MissMolly, 8/28/2014 1:42:45 PM     (No. 9984747)

If it´s upsetting that Politico has these results, why isn´t it equally upsetting to spread the word about it by posting it here?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: pursuitoftruth, 8/28/2014 2:07:58 PM     (No. 9984775)

Karl Rove has single=handedly corrupted the Republican party. You can take a Democrat out of the party but you can take the party out of a Democrat. He is bad news. He is not for Conservatives at all. With Bush he was able to turn the party in a totally different direction and not a good one.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: 4Justice, 8/28/2014 4:07:20 PM     (No. 9984902)

The problem is none of those allegations are true but after several decades of impression management by the left, we have people out there with false perceptions of what the GOP is about. The media, Hollywood, the educational system, institutions, etc...have all been manipulating public opinion by repeating lies, creating fake scenarios, taking things out of context and giving false representations, and other such tactics. We must counter all the lies and continue to fight against them. We have let most of the lies go unchallenged for years and years. Now is the time to start having our voices heard. We must expose the truth and stop allowing these manipulators to shape opinion. This is a matter of survival. Only the truth will save us.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: wendybird, 8/28/2014 4:13:25 PM     (No. 9984911)

Actual thinking informed conservative women don’t base their vote on who buys their contraceptive and pays for their abortion. They are more interested in being independent in a free enterprise country that doesn’t have a regulation for everything including if, when or where one can pass gas.

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