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  •  I'd doubt it in the end. (0+ / 0-)

    Yeah, he's pissed at Cucinelli, but he's not going to cross over to the Democratic Party ever.  If he runs as an independent, he'll be screwed with the Republicans for good, and he doesn't have any national pull (he was Romney's campaign chair here in VA, and within Republican circles, he's being blamed for Romney's loss here to a certain degree).

    He'd be the one to take a run at Warner in 2014 if Cucinelli wins the governorship, at least prolonging his campaign career if he stays within the party.

    Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence. Conservatism is distrust of the people tempered by fear. ~William E. Gladstone, 1866

    by absdoggy on Wed Dec 05, 2012 at 02:40:21 PM PST

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