I’m not convinced she can win either but I don’t like Castle and I don’t like the GOP establishment so why not knock off one of their prizes this cycle.
Conservatives don’t win with a Castle election. We’ve been down that road before in ‘04 and ‘06. the Liberals in the party screw any advance of a conservative cause they can. Party numbers only mean the Republicans get to change offices and act like Lords over their Democrat counterparts. Thrilling for them, not a good reason for me to support the guy.
They’ve been using guys like Kirk and Castle to advertisize the tea party candidates don’t scare them because they’ll be balanced out. Taking one out sends a message just as the NY house race did. Besides, they’ve been savaging the tea party candidates through second parties calling them extreme. They did this to Rand, to Angle, to several others. Payback is a ...
Priority 1, dump the Progressives, especially the R Progs like this creep Arlen Castle. The Progressive Republicans must be run out of the party or we get the same results that we got in 2006. Time to clean out a lot of the State GOP establishment also!
I don't like Castle either, but we're 9 down in the Senate and we need the numbers. Sure, DE voters can knock off one of their prizes and probably will (with Dems' help today), but what does that produce? A win for the Dems in November. We're either going to have the numbers or ideological purity. We're not going to have both.