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Rep. Myrick announces she’ll retire this year
The Hill ^
| February 7, 2012
| By Josh Lederman and Cameron Joseph
Posted on 02/07/2012 1:24:25 PM PST by SMGFan
Rep. Sue Myrick (R-N.C.) will not run for reelection in November, the nine-term congresswoman announced Tuesday.
First elected in 1994, Myrick was one of the first Republicans to join the Tea Party Caucus in the House, and served on the Energy and Commerce and Intelligence committees.
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Best of luck to her. And thank you.
posted on 02/07/2012 1:24:33 PM PST
She was one of the ten best out of 435.
posted on 02/07/2012 1:29:29 PM PST
(...even more American that a French bikini and a Russian AK-47.)
Better than most, no doubt!
I would like her to run for NC Senate. Wish she would consider it.
To: parthian shot
Yes, I wish she would challenge Hagan in 2014. We will still need more seats in the Senate after this November election.
posted on 02/07/2012 1:52:31 PM PST
I know she is one of ours and maybe it is only me, but does anyone else feel a little squeamish with the idea of a politician “retiring” from serving their country?
posted on 02/07/2012 2:39:13 PM PST
(I got paid to break 'em - not fly 'em)
Maybe she’ll go for the NC Governor office.
posted on 02/07/2012 2:55:44 PM PST
(Obama is a SCOAMF)
posted on 02/07/2012 3:42:29 PM PST
(TEXAS GAL- born and bred and proud of it!)
To: MitchellC; Impy; Clintonfatigued; AuH2ORepublican; randita
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