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  •  Is he as bad as Musgrave? (1+ / 0-)
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    If so, it might be conceivably possible to beat him under ideal circumstances. More realistically, we should have someone at least respectable do a suicide run against him and publicize how much of a wingnut he is. That way, he can at least be used for fundraising the way the Minnesota DFL uses Bachmann, and particularly for shoring up local parties in his district.

    Male, 22, -4.75/-6.92, born and raised TN-05, now WI-02. "You're damn right we're making a difference!" - Senator-Elect Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin)

    by fearlessfred14 on Wed Dec 05, 2012 at 03:52:39 PM PST

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    •  He's proud of this: (0+ / 0-)
      Congressman Lamborn has been named the Most Conservative Member of Congress by the National Journal in 2009, 2010, and 2011.

      If it's impossible to find someone to run against him, there should at least be a PAC willing to fact check the lies he tells every two years. Or to highlight his voting record. I call his office frequently and remind them that Grover Norquist doesn't vote in this district, but that's almost a waste of time.


      "Do your little bit of good where you are; it is those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world." ~ Desmond Tutu

      by KelleyRN2 on Wed Dec 05, 2012 at 05:26:12 PM PST

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    •  Maybe... (0+ / 0-)

      But his district is far to the right of Musgrave's old district.  Obama got 49% in CD4 when Musgrave was defeated, he only received 40% in CD5 and the Democrat was defeated by a similar margin that year.

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