Skip to comments.DeMint advisors: He might run in 2012 if there’s no “suitably conservative” candidate in the race
Posted on 01/27/2011 6:29:28 PM PST by FTJM
My Christmas list this year: (3) New iPad with two, count em, two cameras; (2) field-level tickets to the Pro Bowl, natch; (1) Palin/DeMint primary showdown.
Winner gets the nomination, loser gets the keynote address at RINOcon. Lets do this.
But the ground may be shifting in DeMint-world, and several of his closest advisers and political confidantes are now telling CNN that he is at least open to a presidential bid if a suitably conservative candidate fails to emerge from the early and wide-open GOP field
He hasnt completely shut the door on running, and if there is a massive void in the group of candidates, who knows what could happen?, said the adviser, who was quick to caution that there is only a five percent chance the senator will run.
Aside from Indiana Rep. Mike Pence, who is currently deciding between a presidential run and a gubernatorial bid in his home state, DeMints advisers are having a difficult time envisioning a candidate that he could get behind
Peter Brown, a prominent South Carolina donor and a member of DeMints kitchen cabinet, predicted that DeMint could warm to the idea of a White House bid as the rest of the field takes shape. Brown said potential candidates like Romney, Sarah Palin, Mike Huckabee, Newt Gingrich are failing to generate any kind of broad excitement among conservatives.
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These jokers are intentionally misspelling Rep.Bachmann's name in order to "prove" that she's not popular.
GOOGLE SEARCH FOR THE EXACT PHRASE, "MICHELE BACHMANN = 28,400,000 hits.
WHAT say you, pissant???
This country needs someone like DeMint.
WHERE are you????
This is just ludicrous, absolutely preposterous over here --- what did you say was Chrissy Bo-Tingles Matthews freeper posting ID?
You got that right, I really hope that he will reconsider his recent decision to not enter the presidential race.
Oh, I would so be all over this. I'd love to see DeMint run...and win.
Don’t even worry about it. The conservative Palin fans all like Michele. The cultists, OTOH, would denigrate George Washington if they thought it would help Palin.
” Dont even worry about it. The conservative Palin fans all like Michele. The cultists, OTOH, would denigrate George Washington if they thought it would help Palin. “
Yeah....no kidding ;-)
pissy, you are one nasty, mean spirited & screwed-up dude. You really need help & medication. Seriously.
That is, if they aren’t comparing her to him.
Go Duncan Hunter 2012???
I wish, but it’s not to be.