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Carly Fiorina named vice chair of GOP's Senate campaign committee
LA Times ^ | 7/12/11 | Seema Mehta

Posted on 07/12/2011 2:15:57 PM PDT by NormsRevenge

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To: mad_as_he$$

Sounds like your retirement is well-earned. Perhaps you could train a young person to take over for you.

51 posted on 07/12/2011 3:56:14 PM PDT by ngat
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To: Revolting cat!

how to take credit for other people’s work.

how to turn a winning company into a collapsing company.

how to destroy the best employees and have them work for the competition....

52 posted on 07/12/2011 3:56:54 PM PDT by longtermmemmory (VOTE! and
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53 posted on 07/12/2011 4:01:15 PM PDT by Revolting cat! (Let us prey!)
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To: All

“Failed California GOP Senate candidate Carly Fiorina was named...”

All comments about Fiorina’s ideology and business acumen aside, the first sentence in this article is most telling.

If the individual the LA Times were writing about a Dem, the article would start out like this “Former California Dem Senate candidate Karen Smith...”

There would be no use of a negative to describe the Dem candidate.

RINOs, Paulbots, etc, doesn’t matter where you lie on the right side of the political spectrum. The liberal media already has a negative adjective already lined up for ALL of us!

54 posted on 07/12/2011 4:01:30 PM PDT by MplsSteve
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To: NormsRevenge

And the stupid party continues the tradition...

55 posted on 07/12/2011 4:07:17 PM PDT by meyer (We will not sit down and shut up.)
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To: Maelstorm

Carly is a fundraiser. I wish her well at that.

56 posted on 07/12/2011 4:25:09 PM PDT by jimfree (In 2012 Sarah Palin will have more quality executive experience than Barack Obama.)
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To: ngat
Good idea! Now if I can find one that has his pants pulled up and his nose out of the iPhone!!!
57 posted on 07/12/2011 4:26:51 PM PDT by mad_as_he$$
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To: brownsfan

My bet is she is there to....raise money via her business contacts. She will not be recruiting. Real Conservs will not go through the RNC or the Senate or House Pub groups. But, money will be raised by these type of Pubs.

58 posted on 07/12/2011 4:27:56 PM PDT by phillyfanatic
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59 posted on 07/12/2011 4:31:49 PM PDT by TheOldLady (FReepmail me to get ON or OFF the ZOT LIGHTNING ping list.)
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To: NormsRevenge
Hey, Carly! There's someone who's in between gigs right now, and is right up your alley!

60 posted on 07/12/2011 4:36:45 PM PDT by COBOL2Java (Obama is the least qualified guy in whatever room he walks into.)
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To: SamiGirl

They won’t, because at the end of the day, they are part of the larger, more powerful party in DC, which is the Appropriators.

The liberals appropriate on behalf of the unions and government employees. The GOP appropriates on behalf of companies that seek out lifetime type contracts for overpriced and inferior products.

This is why every time it seems that Lucy has decided not to yank the football from Charlie Brown, conservatives always end up on their back amazed that GOP leadership caved again. There is a Tea Party because there’s nobody left to bullshit any more. McConnell, Lindsay, and the rest are there to figure out how to extend this old patronage system another year or two before they run out the string.

What happened today is that both sides figured out that you can’t have the cuts and the tax breaks and get their people elected or re-elected. Seriously, that’s the deal.

If any of them actually cared about solvency or about leaving this debt to their grandkids, then somebody in that room would be dead by now. It would have come to blows.

But they aren’t. They can’t borrow another buck from the bank, and the debt is so huge they can’t light a fire and have the insurance pay it off.

Somebody’s not getting reelected, and there is no way either side is going to take that hit. Default is probably going to happen.

The GOP is going to look at it and say, “It’s on him ultimately.”

All the useful idiots on our side saying, “It’s true, we need to raise taxes” are just aiding and abetting.

I hope we default. We deserve the government we are getting right now.

61 posted on 07/12/2011 4:42:51 PM PDT by RinaseaofDs (Does beheading qualify as 'breaking my back', in the Jeffersonian sense of the expression?)
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To: brownsfan

“With the job she did on... er, at HP, hasn’t she earned a chance?!”

Since she took the real HP and renamed it Agilent, I can’t imagine the wonders she will do for the GOP. Mitch has already gone Democrat so maybe we’ll switch names.

62 posted on 07/12/2011 5:23:43 PM PDT by A Strict Constructionist (Oligarchy...My theory is, college student body presidents become DEMS or RINO's.)
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To: RinaseaofDs

“In some dump somewhere are boxcars full of lucent circuitboards that got ‘shipped’ at the end of a tight quarter. They were supposed to come back and be re-warehoused, but they melted in the Texas sun. The party is toast. Why not make Arnold the chairman? He’s a republican, right?”

That is very funny. Thanks.

63 posted on 07/12/2011 5:34:43 PM PDT by sergeantdave
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To: RinaseaofDs

So well said.

Thank you.

64 posted on 07/12/2011 5:57:34 PM PDT by SamiGirl
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To: meyer

And here I thought the pubs wanted to win the senate.

Wrong — they got a multi-time loser to run the effort into the ground.

Lose, lose, lose.


65 posted on 07/12/2011 7:27:32 PM PDT by Memphis Moe
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To: NormsRevenge

Proof she is a RINO. The GOP Establishment doesn’t pick you if you aren’t. I was sick of analysts calling her a conservative. Bunk! Pure RINO.

66 posted on 07/12/2011 11:40:41 PM PDT by Freedom_Is_Not_Free (SP12: They called Reagan "unelectable", too.)
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To: indylindy
I have been volunteering for campaigns for several years. We are getting fewer and fewer volunteers. It is getting harder and harder to get good candidates to run for office because of attitudes like yours. If they are going to run, they need support, both financially and with your volunteer hours. They also need your vote. Changing to Independent or Decline to State discourages the good candidates from running. Don't blame “The Party” when you are not doing your share.

Once we get them elected, you should hold their feet to the fire by faxing, e-mailing and calling their office with your opinions and complaints.

67 posted on 07/13/2011 10:15:20 AM PDT by usflagwaver
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