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Duncan Hunter Announcement Speech
George Washington University ^ | Duncan Hunter

Posted on 02/13/2007 5:55:44 PM PST by Ultra Sonic 007

Thank you ladies and gentlemen. The reception you have given me and Lynne warms our hearts.

The genius of the founding fathers is that they put together a government that can be run by ordinary people. I’m a very ordinary guy, but folks, I have a very extraordinary family. I had a very average tour of duty in the military and didn’t do anything special, but my son, Duncan, quit his job and joined the Marines after 9-11 and served two tours in Iraq.

I was a less than average student, but my brothers Bobby and John are world class physicists and Jim is a great civil engineer. My son Sam, just graduated from San Diego State University a few weeks ago.

I was a pretty average lawyer on the San Diego waterfront, but my sister Bonnie is a superb lawyer.

I was blessed in having a Mom and Dad who together embodied character and love.

I will tell you what I was great in though, I was great in marrying over my head to the most wonderful girl in the world, Lynne. We’ve been lucky to have two sons in whom we could not be prouder. They have added to our family two lovely daughter-in-laws Theresa and Margaret and four grandchildren whom we dearly love, Duncan 3, Sissy and Sarah, Marin.

This morning at 7:22 A.M. the first rays of sunrise illuminated the Stars of David and crosses on the markers at Arlington Cemetery.

Within a few minutes the East Coast was covered with the morning light. As dawn moved across the cities and towns of the Eastern U.S. it revealed what we’ve always called: “the Arsenal of Democracy.”

America’s Arsenal of Democracy is reflected in the thousands of factories, plants and businesses that make domestic products in peacetime, but can be called on to make military equipment in a time of war.

Three times in the last century we saved the world for freedom: WWI, WWII and the Cold War.

In World War II, our manufacturing base made more than: 100,000 tanks; 2.4 million vehicles; 36 billion yards of cloth; 3 million rifles; 41 billion rounds of ammunition; and 41,000 artillery pieces.

The Arsenal of Democracy carried Eisenhower’s forces to Berlin and paved the way for the Marines in the Pacific as they pushed the Japanese back to their mainland. This great arsenal, our industrial base, was important to collapsing the Soviet Empire and the Berlin Wall because it provided the strength in Ronald Reagan’s stand against the forces of evil.

Today my friends, the Arsenal of Democracy is being pulled away. Massive production of textiles, steel and machine tools are no longer found in South Carolina, or Ohio, or Pennsylvania, nor dozens of other states. In fact, as Chairman of the Armed Services Committee, when I sent my team to get more steel to protect troops against roadside bombs in Iraq, they found only one company in the U.S. making armor plate grade steel.

When a Swiss company cut off the critical component for our smart bombs only one U.S. company remained which could supply it.

Now, if you want to find where our Arsenal of Democracy has gone, you must look in places like Korea, France and, perhaps more ominously, China.

China is cheating on trade. They are piling up over 200 billion U.S. dollars each year as a result and they are buying ships, planes and missiles with American trade dollars.

They have purchased Russian Sovreignny Class missile cruisers designed to destroy American aircraft carriers.

They have built between 750 and 1,000 medium range ballistic missiles and they have 17 submarines under construction.

How are they cheating? China gives 17% tax rebate to their exporters and a 17% penalty to our businesses who export to them. In addition, they maintain a 40% currency devaluation just to make sure the U.S. business doesn’t win.

This is not free trade. This is not fair trade. It’s cheating and if we put up with it, then we are disserving not only business and workers, but also our security.

If this was a football game, it means China has put 74 points on the score board before the opening kick-off.

Our own head of the Federal Reserve Board, Mr. Bernanke, went to China a few weeks ago and wrote a speech describing China’s currency manipulation as a “subsidy.” Then he pulled those words out so as not to anger his Communist hosts.

I thought Republicans didn’t believe in appeasing Communists.

This isn’t a game. It is pulling apart American’s Arsenal of Democracy which has saved the world three times in the last century and will be called on to do so again.

As President, I will make sure that our businesses and workers get a level playing field. I will do this because our security is at stake.

We will be able to do this because we still have the most important thing in a trade deal: we have the market, and to reach our market other nations will have to make a deal that gives our citizens a chance to win.

Today starts a time for choosing for every American manufacturer and worker. Choose to give in to China’s cheating, to the one-way street that takes good profits, businesses and jobs and makes us a debtor nation to a country which has never shown mercy.

Or, choose to join me to enforce fair trade with a two-way street that gives every business and worker the chance to succeed.

Will you join me?

Now our businesses and workers need more than fair trade to prosper. They also need freedom. When government leaves a few dollars in the pocket of a businessman and he’s able to expand his business, buy new machinery and hire new workers: everyone wins. The new workers pay taxes and revenues increase.

Workers and businesses need something else, they need government to cut the massive regulation that keeps businesses from opening and workers from jobs.

In lots of places it takes longer than it took to win WWII to subdivide 10 acres of land for businesses or homes. Throughout America good creative people are waiting for months and years for bureaucracy to move.

I’ll have a new motto to move the federal bureaucracy out of the way. Our motto will be: “Get them their permits while they are still young.”

This morning, an hour after the American sunrise first appeared at Arlington Cemetery, it began illuminating a little town in Texas called Kingston. Kingston is the birthplace of Audie Murphy, our most decorated soldier in WWII. 349 miles away that same sunrise shines on Cuero, Texas, the home of Sgt. Roy Benavidez, the Special Forces Sgt who, during the Vietnam War, went on a rescue mission of his comrades armed only with a bowie knife. And 1,697 miles from Benavides’s town is Scio, New York, the home of Marine Corporal Jason Dunham who gave his life to save his buddies in Iraq.

These three men are all tightly bound to each other and us by this: they all won the Medal of Honor for Heroism and they all fought for the American interest of expanding freedom.

In WWII, we prevailed and brought freedom to millions of people in dozens of countries. In Vietnam, we failed to expand freedom. In Iraq, our success hangs in the balance, but the proposition that expanding freedom is an American interest cannot be questioned.

Who can argue that it is not in our interest to have a free and democratic Japan on the other side of the Pacific? That it is not in our interest to have nations like Poland as U.S. allies today.

When Ronald Reagan brought down the Berlin Wall, we freed hundreds of millions of people from behind the Iron Curtain. That was in our interest.

Now, it is in our interest to expand freedom in a difficult and dangerous places called Iraq and Afghanistan. In each nation we are following the basic pattern we’ve used for many years: 1. We stand up a free government; 2. We stand up a military capable of protecting that free government; and 3. The Americans leave.

In both nations we are in the second, difficult phase of standing up a security apparatus. The toughest challenge is in Iraq. The President with his military advisors has put together a plan for Operation Baghdad, which is being executed by moving 21,500 reinforcements to the theater. I’ve seen the plan. It has a good chance to work. It joins two to three Iraqi battalions with one American battalion in a back-up and mentoring role.

I support the plan. When we are in a shooting war and reinforcements are being called up by the Commander in Chief and the commanders on the ground, no political party should ever stand in their way. If Democrats move to cut off supplies, our troops and our people should never forgive them.

We have a debt to Audie Murphy, Sgt. Roy Benavidez, Corporal Jason Dunham and the more than 600,000 Americans who gave their lives in the last century for us. Our obligation is to stay strong and remember George Washington’s warning: “The best way to prevent war is to prepare for it.” And Ronald Reagan’s policy of achieving peace through strength.

For the past 26 years on the House Armed Services Committee, the last four as its Chairman, I have endeavored to make us strong. Over the last eight years we’ve increased pay of our uniformed personnel by 40%; we’ve enlarged the Army by 30,000 and the Marines by 5,000; we’ve brought medical coverage to the National Guard and their families and we’ve modernized our forces.

Since the Clinton Administration stepped out of the White House, I have worked with the current administration to more than double the precision firepower of the U.S. military. Let any would-be-terrorist or wrong thinking nation know: if you believe media reports that the U.S. military is unable to handle another threat along with Iraq and Afghanistan, don’t bet your life on it, because you’ll lose.

Lots of security challenges remain for our nation. Iran appears committed to the development of a nuclear weapon and North Korea already has some and is racing to build missile delivery systems. China is emerging as a military super-power, stepping into the shoes of the former Soviet Union.

We must continue to develop broad military capability for the U.S.

We must be able to fight conventionally as well as prosecuting the war against terror with an emphasis on intelligence and special operations.

We must remain strong and build new strengths in space and cyber-space.

Today we have the first missile defense in our history. It’s a limited capability. As President I will build on it, so that if one day missiles are fired at our cities we can stop them.

Two and a half hours after the sunrise first touched Arlington Cemetery, the first rays reveal the Southwest border. There a thin green line of U.S. Border Patrolmen guard a vast 2,000 mile border. They need reinforcements and they need a border fence.

In San Diego, we built the double fence that reduced the smuggling of hundreds of thousands of people and tons of drugs by more than 90%. The fence works and the new fence law that I wrote extends the San Diego fence more than 700 miles across the Arizona, New Mexico and Texas borders.

As President, I will complete the border fence from start to finish in six months. The “mission impossible” crowd who runs Washington, DC is trying to stop it, but we will overcome them.

We need more agents, we need the fence. I’ll tell you why.

Since 9-11, border security has become national security. In 2005, we stopped 155,000 people coming across from Mexico who weren’t citizens of Mexico. They came from nearly every country in the world, including from Communist China and Iran.

You know, for all the critics, America has the most generous legal immigration system in the world. I call that the front door. And as President, I will have a message for folks who want to come to our wonderful country: “Knock on the front door because the fence will be up and the back door will be closed.”

There is another message here: it takes more than walking across a border to be an American. It takes the willingness to serve your country when called. It takes the commitment to be honest in your work and the heart to help your neighbor. To be a person like Wendell Cutting, who in January 2005 was discovered to be missing from his sick-bed where he lay with terminal cancer. “Where is Wendell?” we asked. Then we got our answer, he was on a plane to the center of the tsunami disaster scene. There, sick with chemo-therepy, he aided the victims with his beloved Rescue Task Force. “God re-energized me,” he told me later.

What’s most special about Wendell was he was not alone.

Millions of Americans help across our nation and across our globe. To our international critics I say: When you had floods the Americans were there. Asking for nothing, taking nothing, only helping. When you had fires and earthquakes and tsunamis, the Americans were there. When you had disease Americans brought medicine, when you were hungry, the Americans brought food. When you were attacked, Americans left the safety of their homes to defend you. Sometimes the Americans came under their government, but many times they just came because of the goodness of their hearts. America is great because America is good.

The reason our citizens are good is because of our faith and because we believe that all mankind is endowed by our creator with inalienable rights. We believe in the value of the human soul. When we appoint judges, we are handing great power, the power of life and death, to individual people. As President, I want judges with discernment. If a judicial candidate can look at a sonagram picture of an unborn child and not see a human being worthy of protection, I will not give him an appointment to the court. I will, however, get him an appointment with an optometrist for a set of eye glasses.

This country spends millions of dollars a year searching for life on distant planets. We should be able to see it easily in the beating heart of an unborn child.

I said at the start of this speech that the first rays of sunlight lit up Arlington Cemetery at 7:22 this morning. In 2 and a half hours from then the sunrise will spread across America and reaches another national cemetery 3,000 miles from here on the Pacific Ocean. That cemetery, Rosecrans National Cemetery, stands guard over the entrance to San Diego Bay.

In 1945, a young Marine returning home from the South Pacific to San Diego wrote these words:

“I think that just to be able to live with your wife and family...to be able to take care of them every day is the greatest privilege a person can enjoy.” 61 years later another Marine returned to San Diego from a place called Fallujah and wrote: “At some point in a dangerous environment you forget about your own safety and you try to keep your men safe and place your own life in the hands of God, but your family, your wife and kids never leave your mind. Families lift our country up. They support us with fidelity, morality, faith in God, and raising the next generation of Americans.”

The first Marine was my dad, R.O. Hunter, to whom I owe all that I am or ever will be. The second was my son Duncan, here today. These letters over 60 years apart reflect the truth of America: God still loves this nation. We are still a people of character and strength and kindness.

My fellow Americans, with the support of our families, with faith in God and with confidence in the goodness of the American people, let’s begin this race for the Presidency. Let’s win.


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There's more on the link. I just put up the speech itself. At the bottom of the page, I believe, are his remarks to reporters after his speech.

I'm liking more and more of this man the more I hear about him. Can we have some input from people of southern California?

1 posted on 02/13/2007 5:55:49 PM PST by Ultra Sonic 007
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

That's what I'm talkn'bout!


2 posted on 02/13/2007 5:58:30 PM PST by Nasty McPhilthy (Those who beat their swords into plow shears….will plow for those who don’t.)
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To: Admin Moderator

Argh, got the date wrong. Can you switch it to January 25, 2007?


3 posted on 02/13/2007 5:58:53 PM PST by Ultra Sonic 007 (Vote for Duncan Hunter in 2008)
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

I agree with Duncan Hunter on most everything I've seen him talk about.....his problem is going to be money...money and money.....and exposure.....


4 posted on 02/13/2007 6:02:38 PM PST by NorCalRepub
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

Out of all the candidates I like Duncan Hunter the best but darn.....that actually was a great speech!


5 posted on 02/13/2007 6:05:17 PM PST by sheana
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To: LibreOuMort

As an engineer I say this is way too over-calculated, and IMHO he'll sink himself if he continues in this vein, but otherwise this is good. IMHO.


6 posted on 02/13/2007 6:05:19 PM PST by sionnsar (†trad-anglican.faithweb.com†|Iran Azadi| 5yst3m 0wn3d - it's N0t Y0ur5 (SONY) | UN: Useless Nations)
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To: seanmerc; Antoninus; SC Swamp Fox; dixie sass; upchuck; BurbankKarl; cpforlife.org; Coleus; ...

Pinging the Hunter ping list!

Pinging the Southern California ping list!

Pinging the Pro-Life ping list!

Pinging the RKBA ping list!

Pinging the Illegal Immigration ping list!


7 posted on 02/13/2007 6:06:44 PM PST by Ultra Sonic 007 (Vote for Duncan Hunter in 2008)
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

Our motto will be: “Get them their permits while they are still young.”

I hope he isn't serious about this. Not too catchy.


8 posted on 02/13/2007 6:08:05 PM PST by Kirkwood
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To: NorCalRepub

NWO,,,OWG,,,doesn't want this man..I'll write him in..


9 posted on 02/13/2007 6:08:27 PM PST by silentreignofheroes (When the Last Two Prophets are taken there will be no Tommorrow!)
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To: sheana

I'll second that.


10 posted on 02/13/2007 6:10:22 PM PST by taxesareforever (Never forget Matt Maupin)
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To: NorCalRepub
Hunter should have ran for President in 2000.

I have nothing against him, he's a great man, just that he's a career Congressman who really should have tried to gain more influence and name recognition over the years.

11 posted on 02/13/2007 6:13:27 PM PST by Extremely Extreme Extremist (Good night Chesty, wherever you are!)
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

I'm sorry, but I still don't think he's going to win. What he should do is run for Speaker of the House if he really wants to change things and get the GOP back on message.


12 posted on 02/13/2007 6:14:28 PM PST by WestVirginiaRebel (A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel-Robert Frost)
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To: sionnsar

He initially made his intentions known in October. It was only last month that he made it official.


13 posted on 02/13/2007 6:15:06 PM PST by Ultra Sonic 007 (Vote for Duncan Hunter in 2008)
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To: taxesareforever

It sounds genuine, no wishy-washy crap. Sounds like he is sincere in his positions not just the usual political BS.
I like that.


14 posted on 02/13/2007 6:16:33 PM PST by sheana
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

He's wrong on free trade issues. We subsidize the crap out of our farmers in order to flood the world with our agricutural products.

China subsidizes the electronics it sends here. We subsidize our exports too. I'm all for getting a trade advantage, but you either have to be for fair and honest, or just do the spin game.


15 posted on 02/13/2007 6:17:09 PM PST by Dog Gone (E'S)
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

It's about time someone else got some coverage. Let's make a race out of this thing. The only problem right now is Hunter's name recognition outside CA is about .5%.


16 posted on 02/13/2007 6:17:37 PM PST by SaxxonWoods (Boycott all Leftist Media, ignore them and they will go away...)
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To: Extremely Extreme Extremist

Yes.....outside of Calif or those of us who keep up on these matters, he is a no name.....but then again, so was Clinton when he started....so we'll just have to watch and see....the one thing he needs to do is hire great staff and campaign people or he will drown


17 posted on 02/13/2007 6:18:23 PM PST by NorCalRepub
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

I like straight talk. Most of America says they like straight talk. It is only the "elites" in this country who think we have to talk in circles to be the enlightened educated leaders of today. Americans need to pay attention to our country. Either they like straight talk and vote for people - politicians - who do so or they prefer to vote for whoever tells them what they want to hear, even if they know it's not true, just to appear to be smart.


18 posted on 02/13/2007 6:18:31 PM PST by caisson71
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To: NorCalRepub

As a DPRK (Demokratik People's Republik of Kaliforniastan) ex-pat now living in New Hampshire, I'm going to be giving what I can of BOTH.


19 posted on 02/13/2007 6:19:14 PM PST by OCCASparky (Steely-Eyed Killer of the Deep)
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To: NorCalRepub

He could certainly start by creating a better website.


20 posted on 02/13/2007 6:19:19 PM PST by Extremely Extreme Extremist (Good night Chesty, wherever you are!)
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To: silentreignofheroes

Ooh, the Dixie Chicks aren't going to like this guy.

Please put me on the Duncan Hunter ping list!


21 posted on 02/13/2007 6:20:02 PM PST by CheezyD
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To: Ultra Sonic 007
"Will you join me?"

YES!!

sw

22 posted on 02/13/2007 6:20:54 PM PST by spectre (Spectre's wife)
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

Please put me on the Hunter ping list. :o)


23 posted on 02/13/2007 6:21:04 PM PST by Paperdoll ((on the cutting edge ))
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To: SaxxonWoods

Which you can help change by talking him up to people and directing them toward his website if you don't get bogged down in the idea that he "can't win" and either do absolutely nothing to help or actually work against him by repeating the various negative mantras.


24 posted on 02/13/2007 6:21:14 PM PST by william clark (DH4WH - Ecclesiastes 10:2)
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

Duncan is leading my hit parade of possible nominees. Pretty good speech. I bet he penned this himself. Needs a few things--like a naval warfare adviser. Ive never heard of that class of Russian vessel--maybe just a typo.

Duncan I am available if you need assistance in all things related to modern warfare. You can become a top tier contender if you keep it on the high road, as this effort has clearly done.


25 posted on 02/13/2007 6:21:19 PM PST by petertare (!)
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To: Ultra Sonic 007
Fair or not, members of Congress are rarely elected President. They will have voted for too many bills with riders attached that make them look hypocritical.

This guy may, indeed, be the great hope of conservatives everywhere. But until he leaves Congress and serves time as a governor or the Vice President, his chances are nil.

26 posted on 02/13/2007 6:22:42 PM PST by BfloGuy (It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker, that we can expect . . .)
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To: william clark

Hi current name recognition is a fact, not a negative mantra. I like him in general, except for the trade issue, he worries me a little there, but that's minor compared to everything else.

I wish him well, let's see a horse race.


27 posted on 02/13/2007 6:23:37 PM PST by SaxxonWoods (Boycott all Leftist Media, ignore them and they will go away...)
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

Welcome to the Hunter 08 club!


28 posted on 02/13/2007 6:24:15 PM PST by pissant
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To: NorCalRepub

Yes it will, but the internet age will mitigate some of that.


29 posted on 02/13/2007 6:24:48 PM PST by pissant
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

BTTT


30 posted on 02/13/2007 6:24:59 PM PST by Fiddlstix (Warning! This Is A Subliminal Tagline! Read it at your own risk!(Presented by TagLines R US))
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To: Paperdoll

Ping seanmerc or Antoninus. They can help with that matter.


31 posted on 02/13/2007 6:25:36 PM PST by Ultra Sonic 007 (Vote for Duncan Hunter in 2008)
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

Put me on that Duncan Hunter ping list please!


32 posted on 02/13/2007 6:26:30 PM PST by right-wingin_It
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

Please add me to the Duncan Hunter ping list. Thanks.


33 posted on 02/13/2007 6:26:32 PM PST by madison10
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To: Paperdoll

That a girl!


34 posted on 02/13/2007 6:26:42 PM PST by pissant
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

Finally a Republican I can vote for without holding my nose.


35 posted on 02/13/2007 6:27:31 PM PST by WKB (Duncan Hunter: A Republican I can vote for without holding my nose.)
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To: BfloGuy

Then he has a great chance in 08. Ears Obama has 2 years in the senate and Hillary a term and 1/2. Biden, McCain, senators both. Guiliani, maor, never goes directly to the WH. This is the year someone will break the mold.


36 posted on 02/13/2007 6:28:30 PM PST by pissant
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To: pissant
You would think that....but I've always been suspicious about how much regular folk besides those that post actually do much on the Internet.....the bastion of the "Nutroots" and Utube boneheads......
37 posted on 02/13/2007 6:29:39 PM PST by NorCalRepub
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

Please add me to the Hunter ping list.

Thanks sjb


38 posted on 02/13/2007 6:30:13 PM PST by stephenjohnbanker (Reagan would vote for Hunter)
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To: SaxxonWoods

I didn't say name recognition is a mantra. You're correct. It's a fact, and one that he needs to improve on. The mantras I refer to are repetitive citations of the obstacles he faces, and/or prophesying that he can't/won't overcome them in the months to come. If a person engages in these tendencies, then I tend to view any "he's a great guy..." comments as insincere.


39 posted on 02/13/2007 6:30:42 PM PST by william clark (DH4WH - Ecclesiastes 10:2)
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To: pissant

I am really considering DH...sounds good!


40 posted on 02/13/2007 6:31:12 PM PST by aimee5291
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To: BfloGuy
"This guy may, indeed, be the great hope of conservatives everywhere. But until he leaves Congress and serves time as a governor or the Vice President, his chances are nil."

In a normal POTUS election year I would tend to agree, but you have to go back a long time to have a race wide open like this one with no incumbent VP running.

Then look at who he would likely be running against?

I think he has a good shot if he can get his message out.
41 posted on 02/13/2007 6:32:30 PM PST by Beagle8U (Jimmy Carter changed me into a Republican.......Ronnie made me DAMN proud of it!)
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To: Antoninus

Antoninus? I think we're going to need a larger ping list...


42 posted on 02/13/2007 6:33:36 PM PST by Ultra Sonic 007 (Vote for Duncan Hunter in 2008)
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To: NorCalRepub

Look how fast rather was cricified. It made the rounds of nearly every RW blog and was foisted into the MSM so it had to be covered.

It can happen, but it has to be a concerted effort. Its going to take some time to get Hunter that kind of exposure.


43 posted on 02/13/2007 6:35:20 PM PST by pissant
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To: aimee5291; All

Please go here and throw him a few sheckels. :o)

http://www.gohunter08.com/Home.aspx


44 posted on 02/13/2007 6:37:28 PM PST by pissant
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To: NorCalRepub

On the exposure front, Rush mentioned him today. In a good way.


45 posted on 02/13/2007 6:37:31 PM PST by JRochelle (SuperBowl MVP Peyton Manning is a Republican!)
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To: pissant

right....but it really had to hit the MSM where Bill O'Reilly could take credit for all of it.....LOL


46 posted on 02/13/2007 6:38:17 PM PST by NorCalRepub
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To: pissant
I think if he don't go overboard on the trade stuff and sticks more with the fair trade message, he could pull lots of Dem crossover voters in the rustbelt states.
47 posted on 02/13/2007 6:40:06 PM PST by Beagle8U (Jimmy Carter changed me into a Republican.......Ronnie made me DAMN proud of it!)
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To: Ultra Sonic 007

Duncan Hunter has got momentum.


48 posted on 02/13/2007 6:40:58 PM PST by Kevmo (The first labor of Huntercles: Defeating the 3-headed RINO)
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To: CheezyD; Paperdoll; right-wingin_It; madison10; stephenjohnbanker
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Join the "Duncan Hunter for 08'" ping list!

If anyone wants to join this new ping list, ping me!

49 posted on 02/13/2007 6:41:41 PM PST by Ultra Sonic 007 (Vote for Duncan Hunter in 2008)
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But until he leaves Congress and serves time as a governor or the Vice President, his chances are nil.

Hunter would make a great VP for Guiliani or Romney. Then president.

50 posted on 02/13/2007 6:44:01 PM PST by Freee-dame
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