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  •  Well, DeMint is going to run the Heritage Found- (2+ / 0-)
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    ation, so perhaps he'll sponsor a primary challenge for McConnell's seat, next time around,

    I doubt there is a Republican alive (or dead, come to that) who could pass the "Purity Test" the teabaggers have established for elected office.

    That would be fun to watch, too.  From a purely political learning standpoint.  Of course.  Naturally.  And also.

    You betcha!

    Marti

    We cannot call ourselves a civilised society if we refuse to protect the weakest among us.

    by The Marti on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 08:58:35 AM PST

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    •  That would be interesting, especially (3+ / 0-)
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      as The Turtle's wife, Elaine Chow, works for the Heritage Foundation.

      "I'm totally pro-choice in the matter of abortion. But of course I'm also so radically pro-life that I think every person from birth onward must have full and affordable access to healthcare." - Gail Collins

      by gritsngumbo on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 09:45:33 AM PST

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      •  From what I've read and heard, DeMint wants to be (2+ / 0-)
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        the mover and shaper of the future.  And the purveyor of party purity.

        I didn't know, however, about The Turtle's wife.  How did I miss that??  Thanks for the info!

        Marti

        We cannot call ourselves a civilised society if we refuse to protect the weakest among us.

        by The Marti on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 10:40:31 AM PST

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