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  •  I'm curious if McHugh had aspirations... (3+ / 0-)
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    Mary Julia, LordMike, NuttyProf

    ... beyond his House seat.

    The Prez seems to be doing a pretty good job of co-opting the opposition when and where he can. I wonder if this is part of that.

    The goal is not to bring your adversaries to their knees but to their senses. -- Mahatma Gandhi

    by kingubu on Tue Jun 02, 2009 at 08:57:02 AM PDT

    •  Probably not. (1+ / 0-)
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      Mary Julia

      McHugh is kinda old. He would probably have sat in his House seat building seniority until he got tired.

      "Joe The Cop Killer" for Republican Presidential Nominee. A REAL Conservative, fighting for the American Dream!

      by AdmiralNaismith on Tue Jun 02, 2009 at 10:00:50 AM PDT

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