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To: ken5050
...why won’t (Christie) help with a few of these NJ races?..

He has made some appearances for Little, but only a few. You are right, he seems to be fixed on the Runyon race. That looks like the most in-the-bag of the three possible pick-ups (Little, Sipprelle and Runyon). Maybe Christie is playing it safe, and only backing sure winners.

If so, it would be a rare example of Chris Christie backing down from a fight. He should lead with his chin on this one, IMHO. I think the Republicans can pick up all three of these seats, and there is not a RINO amongst them.

Can you imagine how high Chris Christie's stock would rise if he is seen as instrumental in the election of three new conservative Republican Congressmen from New Jersey? The 2012 talk would get really loud if that happened...

OTOH, if Christie plays it safe, and does not put his stamp on this election, he risks becoming an afterthought. Sure, he's the only game in town today, but there are going to be a lot of Tea Party Congressmen and Senators serving up the red meat after November 2. In six months, people could be asking "Chris Who?"

5 posted on 09/20/2010 5:05:11 AM PDT by Haiku Guy (Anything not about elephants is irrelephant.)
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To: Haiku Guy

Thanks for the info..you’re onviously on-top of these races...Christie has somewhat attempted to distance himself from the Tea Pary recently...especially by endorsing Castle in Delaware..so, has Runyon embraced the GTP as much as Little? And what about the other one, Sipprele?...


6 posted on 09/20/2010 5:12:32 AM PDT by ken5050 (The meek shall inherit the earth, but no way Kendrick Meek beats Marco Rubio)
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