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Is this how Obama win will be guaranteed? Group with ties to president engaged in 3rd party drive.
Klein Online ^ | 1 6 2012 | Aaron Klein

Posted on 01/06/2012 12:01:05 PM PST by tutstar

AE has reportedly raised more than $22 million so far and has already been certified to be placed on the ballot in 12 states now, including California.

To getting on state ballots, AE evidenced mass organizing skills. The group says it collected over 2 million signatures nationwide in its effort to get on state ballots.

KleinOnline found that two of AE’s board members, Kellen Arno and Michael Arno, were paid by the group for helping to run the massive signature gathering drive via their firm, Arno Political Consultants.

Michael Arno is senior adviser to the Podesta Group lobbying and public relations firm, which was founded by John Podesta, who directed Obama’s transition into the White House in 2008.

Podesta is director of the Center for American Progress, which is reportedly highly influential in helping to craft White House policy.

A Time magazine article profiled the influence of Podesta’s Center for American Progress in the formation of the Obama administration, stating that “not since the Heritage Foundation helped guide Ronald Reagan’s transition in 1981 has a single outside group held so much sway.”

(Excerpt) Read more at kleinonline.wnd.com ...


TOPICS: Editorial; Government; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: 3rdparty; 3rdpartycandidate; aaronklein; ae; americanselect; arno; election2012; georgesoros; peterackerman; smearfinancier; soros; spookydude; thirdparty; unity08
Well ladeedah! I would never suspect anything devious such as trying to take anti Obama votes away from the Republicans so that 0 could win.

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1 posted on 01/06/2012 12:01:15 PM PST by tutstar
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To: Nightshift

gnip


2 posted on 01/06/2012 12:02:56 PM PST by tutstar (Want pings to Aaron Klein articles and OWS nonsense?)
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To: tutstar

If both sides are so afraid of a 3rd party taking their votes away, will we be forever stuck with only
2 parties?


3 posted on 01/06/2012 12:03:49 PM PST by stuartcr ("In this election year of 12, how deep into their closets will we delve?")
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To: tutstar

This story makes no sense so far. The one state mentioned is California. How does it help Obummer to spend buckets of leftist money to split the vote in a state the ‘Rats will easily win?


4 posted on 01/06/2012 12:06:04 PM PST by rogue yam
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To: stuartcr

If both sides are so afraid of a 3rd party taking their votes away, will we be forever stuck with only
2 parties?


Yes - Until after the revolution.


5 posted on 01/06/2012 12:07:09 PM PST by maine yankee (I got my Governor at 'Marden's')
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To: tutstar
Well on my last presidential ballot, there were about 10 third parties, so I'm not sure how one more is going to make much of difference. The trick (if this is Obama’s plan) is getting someone on the ballot who has enough name recognition and “gravitas” to attract votes. However, he also risks that candidate pulling votes from him as well as his opponent. If I remember correctly, the last viable 3rd party candidate Ross Perot, pretty much drew from Clinton and Bush voters equally.
6 posted on 01/06/2012 12:07:09 PM PST by apillar
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To: tutstar
Ok, who is Obama going to plug in to this slot as his doup? Bloomberg is my guess, unless they got some real dirt on Trump....

I have been saying for eons this will be a 4 or 5 person race, I fear I maybe right ( Obama, Romney(?), Paul, Nader, and ? )

7 posted on 01/06/2012 12:08:09 PM PST by taildragger (( Palin / Mulally 2012 ))
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To: tutstar
Americans Elect: Obama's Third-Party Tar Pit
8 posted on 01/06/2012 12:08:43 PM PST by smokingfrog ( sleep with one eye open (<o> - - -)
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To: tutstar

Meanwhile, AE’s board also includes former John McCain aide Mark McKinnon, Will Marshall of the Progressive Policy Institute, former New Jersey governor Christine Todd Whitman, Larry Diamond of the Hoover Institute, and former Director of National Intelligence Dennis Blair.


9 posted on 01/06/2012 12:08:57 PM PST by tutstar (Want pings to Aaron Klein articles and OWS nonsense?)
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To: maine yankee

who against who?


10 posted on 01/06/2012 12:10:45 PM PST by stuartcr ("In this election year of 12, how deep into their closets will we delve?")
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To: tutstar
Is this how Obama win will be guaranteed?


11 posted on 01/06/2012 12:11:18 PM PST by douginthearmy (Obamagebra: 1 job + 1 hope + 1 change = 0 jobs + 0 hope)
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To: stuartcr

Probably.


12 posted on 01/06/2012 12:11:49 PM PST by tutstar (Want pings to Aaron Klein articles and OWS nonsense?)
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To: rogue yam

Did you read it? They have received certification to be on the ballot in 12 states. I know Aaron’s articles are usually long but it does help to read the whole thing. They only need to get certain states in order to mess up the election.


13 posted on 01/06/2012 12:13:17 PM PST by tutstar (Want pings to Aaron Klein articles and OWS nonsense?)
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To: tutstar

OMG. SPOOKY DUDE SOROS STRIKES AGAIN!!!!


14 posted on 01/06/2012 12:17:34 PM PST by nagdt ("None of my EX's live in Texas")
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To: tutstar

OMG. SPOOKY DUDE SOROS STRIKES AGAIN!!!!


15 posted on 01/06/2012 12:17:50 PM PST by nagdt ("None of my EX's live in Texas")
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To: tutstar

Yeah right.

The third party will siphon WAYYYYYYYYYYY more voters off of Obama than the Republican.

Furthermore, Democrat coattails will disappear.


16 posted on 01/06/2012 12:21:48 PM PST by struggle (http://killthegovernment.wordpress.com/)
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To: tutstar

This Americans Elect is a bunch of libtards, it would appear. A left-wing third party would guarantee Obama’s defeat. It would be an outlet for all those lefties who are disappointed with Obama’s failure to deliver on his more extreme promises.


17 posted on 01/06/2012 12:25:38 PM PST by cynwoody
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To: stuartcr

Bingo!

And Willard can’t beat Obama even with just two parties.

If Willard the Lib (of Massachusett’s RomneyCare mandates, public option, exchanges, and subsidized $50 abortions fame) is shoved down our throats, I’m voting 3rd party or write-in, as a staunch social conservative to make the point that we will never ever ever settle for Bush Sr, Dole, McCain, or Romney mushy moderates again!

I bet millions upon millions of other so-cons do the same. And millions of others will simply sit out the election all together and wait for Rubio or whomever (versus Hillary or whomever) in 2016.


18 posted on 01/06/2012 12:26:18 PM PST by CainConservative (Newt/Santorum 2012 with Cain, Huck, Bolton, Perry, Watts, Duncan, & Bachmann in Newt's Cabinet)
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To: douginthearmy

That is the guarantee of FOUR more years of Obama.


19 posted on 01/06/2012 12:28:52 PM PST by CainConservative (Newt/Santorum 2012 with Cain, Huck, Bolton, Perry, Watts, Duncan, & Bachmann in Newt's Cabinet)
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To: CainConservative

and the democrats will say the same thing about third parties then, that the republicans say now


20 posted on 01/06/2012 12:32:34 PM PST by stuartcr ("In this election year of 12, how deep into their closets will we delve?")
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To: CainConservative
"I bet millions upon millions of other so-cons do the same. And millions of others will simply sit out the election all together and wait for Rubio or whomever (versus Hillary or whomever) in 2016."

RUBIO IS NOT A NATURAL BORN CITIZEN!

If you republicans keep crapping on the Constitution, you'll never get my vote again.

AND you have the unmitigated gall to talk about "mushy moderates".

For Shame!! TREASON!

21 posted on 01/06/2012 12:33:07 PM PST by Godebert
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To: Godebert

Dufus.


22 posted on 01/06/2012 12:59:40 PM PST by Matchett-PI ("One party will generally represent the envied, the other the envious. Guess which ones." ~GagdadBob)
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To: Godebert

Whatever, dude.

Willard the Massachusetts Lib at about 25% is toast if we (50%+ consisting of True Conservatives/Tea Party/So-Cons) play this RIGHT!


23 posted on 01/06/2012 1:03:51 PM PST by CainConservative (Newt/Santorum 2012 with Cain, Huck, Bolton, Perry, Watts, Duncan, & Bachmann in Newt's Cabinet)
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To: tutstar; potlatch; devolve; ntnychik; dixiechick2000; onyx

24 posted on 01/06/2012 1:05:12 PM PST by PhilDragoo (Hussein: Islamo-Commie from Kenya)
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To: Godebert

Who were your candidates in 2000, 2008, and now 2012?


25 posted on 01/06/2012 1:05:31 PM PST by CainConservative (Newt/Santorum 2012 with Cain, Huck, Bolton, Perry, Watts, Duncan, & Bachmann in Newt's Cabinet)
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To: stuartcr

Precisely how Deval “Mini-Me” Patrick was reelected in 2010.
He had a 36% approval going into the election. Then, from nowhere, a third party “Republican” candidate jumped in. Patrick won. The third party candidate then disappeared.


26 posted on 01/06/2012 1:06:15 PM PST by pabianice (")
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To: tutstar

A friend tried to steer me to the American Elect website. I learned all I needed to know about its members when I discovered that avowed socialist Bernie Sanders has their 4th largest following there.


27 posted on 01/06/2012 1:12:26 PM PST by Carlucci (Don't care what religion my president is, as long as he worships -- THE CONSTITUTION!)
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To: Matchett-PI
"Dufus"

Clodhopper.

28 posted on 01/06/2012 1:21:52 PM PST by Godebert
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To: CainConservative
"Whatever, dude. Willard the Massachusetts Lib at about 25% is toast if we (50%+ consisting of True Conservatives/Tea Party/So-Cons) play this RIGHT!"

"Playing it right" starts with having a running mate who is Constitutionally eligible for office.

29 posted on 01/06/2012 1:25:16 PM PST by Godebert
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To: CainConservative

I’ve voted Constitution Party from Reagan until last election when I voted for Palin. I’ll watch how the eligibility issue plays out in the coming months. The republicans are even more scared of this issue than obama.


30 posted on 01/06/2012 1:32:35 PM PST by Godebert
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To: tutstar

Just a few of their methods will be voter fraud, miscounting ballots, voter intimidation, media lies and a third party, in addition to the usual buying blocs of voters with handouts of our money.

Come, Lord Jesus and show us how to reign and rule!


31 posted on 01/06/2012 1:36:18 PM PST by RoadTest (There is one god, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus.)
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To: cynwoody

There are so called republicans involved as well.


32 posted on 01/06/2012 1:49:36 PM PST by tutstar (Want pings to Aaron Klein articles and OWS nonsense?)
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To: CainConservative

Although I feel the same way, that will guarantee 4 more of 0 and possibly never getting rid of him . Does the cozy confines of a FEMA camp appeal to you more than say Romney or Gingrich ?


33 posted on 01/06/2012 1:52:47 PM PST by tutstar (Want pings to Aaron Klein articles and OWS nonsense?)
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To: nagdt

Soros is probably behind a lot of things we arent even aware of. Things will probably get much uglier in regard To ows violence and destruction.


34 posted on 01/06/2012 1:56:37 PM PST by tutstar (Want pings to Aaron Klein articles and OWS nonsense?)
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To: tutstar

Good grief!!! And wimpy crickets from our side...no Boehner, no Cantor, not even informed tea party representatives say anything...


35 posted on 01/06/2012 2:11:19 PM PST by CincyRichieRich (Keep your head up and keep moving forward!)
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To: Godebert

Everyone is doing it the hard and stupid way -
the R voters are frusrated that the E is shoving RINOs down their throats;
but thet are seemingly powerless to stop that;
so they would rather not vote and/or settle for 4 more years of soetoro/obama/soebarkah the usurper to teach the R a lesson, forgetting that 4 more years of the usurper means there will be no more USA the Republic!!

The obvious way to remove the usurper and save the Republic is by UNITING en masse to keep the usurper’s name off the ballots, but they choose to believe that they are powerless to keep obama off the ballots, so they validate his legitimacy by letting him run once more for the position for which he is not qualified!
The Rep E and the candidates also choose to validate obama’s legitimacy by running against obama who is NOT qualified to run!
The usurper is laughing at our stupidity!
We are fighting amongst ourselves, fall for their distraction and tricks every single time!
Wake up America! The usurper is the enemy. Keep him off the ballots. It is the only way! Letting him on the ballots and we have lost our war already, because 1. he is not eligible; 2. he and his thugs are excellent at stealing the election and 3. we are doing our best to be divided and conquered!


36 posted on 01/06/2012 2:57:25 PM PST by chrisnj
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To: tutstar

This is how obama loss will be guaranteed -
UNITE en masse to keep his name off the ballots!
They have a millions tricks.
We have only one - the constitution!
Use it to keep the usurper off the ballots and any R will win!


37 posted on 01/06/2012 3:05:23 PM PST by chrisnj
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To: rogue yam

There is a distinct possibility O would finish third in a 3 party election. The podesto group should be included in the list of vermin that need to be politically crushed and flushed down the toilet after we boot O out on his socialist rear end in 2012. Not to mention taking the garbage of at EPA,DOJ DOE to name a few more.


38 posted on 01/06/2012 3:31:09 PM PST by spawn44 (NSWWER)
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To: CainConservative
And millions of others will simply sit out the election all together and wait for Rubio or whomever (versus Hillary or whomever) in 2016.

Rubio and Bobby Jindal both have NBC problems .... as in, "natural born citizen".

The 'Rats have the brazen chutzpah to make that an issue if either man makes it to the GOP nomination.

39 posted on 01/06/2012 3:32:33 PM PST by lentulusgracchus
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To: chrisnj

You are 100% correct.


40 posted on 01/06/2012 3:50:41 PM PST by Godebert
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To: smokingfrog

This party is also garnering the people who are antiwar and feel Obama has failed them in not surrendering to the enemy immediately.

Also garnering the people who feel Obama has not done enough. I guess these are the people who want him to continue acting as if we have no Congress and to do it more often and more egregiously.

So it is not just the “middle.” Although it is those people too.

Diabolical, from our point of view. Born of ignorance and nourished by the anti-American sentiment that spews out from our educational establishment. It’s what passes for the independent spirit among the narcissistic and those averse to the printed word.


41 posted on 01/06/2012 5:17:25 PM PST by firebrand
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To: stuartcr
will we be forever stuck with only 2 parties?

Gawd I hope so.

42 posted on 01/06/2012 5:35:49 PM PST by ROCKLOBSTER ( Celebrate Republicans Freed the Slaves Month.)
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To: tutstar
some of us have been screaming since the days of Perot that the demonrats pushed third party candidates, support them, give them money and advice, because they know every vote for a third party candidate is a vote against the pub...that is why Clintoon could win an election with the majority of people voting against him....

but you people in Minn knew this yet gave that third party Senate candidate almost a half million votes, sending Al the Freak Frankin to the Senate...

43 posted on 01/06/2012 9:13:16 PM PST by cherry
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To: tutstar
There could be four parties and Obama still couldn't win. Why do these people at WND constantly underestimate the intelligence of everyone around them?

Just look at the almost non existent enthusiasm among Obama’s core groups. And PLUEEEEEEEEEEEZE! don't go down that tired voter fraud road. There is a certain point at which voter fraud can not help. Obama will be beyond that by August and if not it won't make any difference anyway.
Winning via a military coup is NOT voter fraud. It is plain criminality.

44 posted on 01/07/2012 5:11:51 AM PST by jmaroneps37 (Conservatism is truth. Liberalism is lies.)
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