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  •  Paul Hodes? (1+ / 0-)
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    Well, it seems he's satisfied in his private life at the moment.

    •  Paul Hodes (0+ / 0-)

      did the same thing. Remember his second campaign? The hot dog ad? Dear, lord - NO, NO, NO.

      When a Democrat runs on the language of the right, as Hodes did: "I'm a fiscal conservative" the voters always pick the real Republican instead of the Democrat pretending to be a republican.

      “Socialism never took root in America because the poor see themselves not as an exploited proletariat but as temporarily embarrassed millionaires.” ~ John Steinbeck

      by susanthe on Tue May 21, 2013 at 07:30:55 PM PDT

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      •  Which is why Jim Matheson always loses (0+ / 0-)

        Except that he doesn't.

        If you want to understand the way elections and campaigns actually work in the US, you're best off leaving trite expressions behind and delving into the details.

        Formerly Pan on Swing State Project

        by MichaelNY on Tue May 21, 2013 at 09:36:31 PM PDT

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