Skip to comments.[Homosexual agenda] Lobbyist named new GOP director [OH Romney Republicanism]
Posted on 05/23/2012 6:23:30 PM PDT by EternalVigilance
As far as Ohio is concerned, Matt Borges is a lobbyist for Equality Ohio, founded in 2005 by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender activists after Ohio voters passage of a constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage.
Hes also the new executive director of the Ohio Republican Party.
Borges, recently named to his role by Ohio GOP Chairman Robert T. Bennett, said he will take a leave of absence from the Columbus lobbying firm Roetzel & Andress through the end of the year and will resign as a lobbyist registered with the Joint Legislative Ethics Committee.
(Excerpt) Read more at dispatch.com ...
By the way, this is one of Kasich's boys.
Driving away social conservatives by pandering to people that will NEVER vote for you anyway is NOT a winning strategy!
I assume the Columbus Dispatch is a lib paper, taking great pleasure in using this to attack the Ohio republicans by noising it as loudly as they can?
Now they are coming into the backdoor.
Not my Republican party.
“I assume the Columbus Dispatch is a lib paper, taking great pleasure in using this to attack the Ohio republicans by noising it as loudly as they can?”
....yeah...but did the Dispatch hire LGBT lobbyist or did the GOP? They (the GOP) needs to be willing accept the consequences of their decisions. If they don’t like the consequences...then don’t do stupid stuff like this.
They couldn't hang 'em if the formerly grand old party didn't hand 'em the rope.
C'mon, Dingleberry, don't be shy. Speak right up.
The MIttbots have forgotten 2006 where WE LOST over this very same question ~
And people say this jerk is our only hope for the future. Please....This is just another reason out of millions, I can’t vote for the turd. Virgil Goode or bust.
I think this guy is a great choice for the GOP.
He has experience telling people to bend over and take it.
And the RINO Revolution continues...*spit*
Actually the Romney republicans are risking their careers. Two of Mitt’s ringers who voted to change the rules the day after the Michigan primary were voted out of their RNC seats the other day.
From Psalm 68:
Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior,
who daily bears our burdens.
Our God is a God who saves;
from the Sovereign Lord comes escape from death.
Surely God will crush the heads of his enemies,
the hairy crowns of those who go on in their sins.
The Lord says, I will bring them from Bashan;
I will bring them from the depths of the sea,
that your feet may wade in the blood of your foes,
while the tongues of your dogs have their share.
What does one make of a putative candidate who does everything he can to try to lose to an incumbent President who shouldn’t possibly be able to win?
I'd go further ~ reject all Romney delegates from Michigan.
Could be why this guy never ran in Idaho or Utah or Arizona!
It needs to happen a lot more. Just throw out the whole republican national committee and start over.
Borges was the director of Kasich's inaugural committee. Borges is also the protege of Bob Bennett, the new OHGOP chairman, who in turn got into that position after weeks of effort by Kasich to oust the old chairman.
And of course, from the thread article itself, Borges describes himself as a member of the "Kasich gang."
It's amazing what ten seconds on Google and a little reading can do for ya.
Not worth a crap!
C'mon, Dingleberry, don't be shy. Speak right up.
Well, you could try reading the article.
"As the executive director for Gov. John Kasichs inauguration committee, Borges said hes a member of the 'Kasich gang'...
Yup, I’m actually fired up to vote against both major party democrats.
Before that makes sense, one must accept the premise that the GOP wants to win, cares or knows anything about winning, or even has a strategy.
Isn’t that just Fabulous!!
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— Winston Churchill
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— Thomas Jefferson, Notes on the State of Virginia
“He that always gives way to others will end in having no principles of his own.”
“Evil is powerless if the good are unafraid.”
— Ronald Wilson Reagan, 1982
Woe is me,.. (1Corinthians 9:16) and woe unto us, if the believing element in our country does not allow its belief in God and morality to seep deep down into the action in the polling booths. The first effective campaign against full blown communism is to wage war against our temptation to abandon the spiritual in the realm of the political.
— Bishop Fulton Sheen
“Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.”
— George Washington, The Rules of Civility, 1748
There ya go, with all that stuff about “principles” again. It’s almost like you think the Founding Fathers would have opposed both of the “major” Parties or something!
"I am not influenced by the expectation of promotion or pecuniary reward. I wish to be useful, and every kind of service necessary for the public good, become honorable by being necessary."
-- Nathan Hale, remark to Captain William Hull, who had attempted to dissuade him from volunteering for a spy mission for General Washington, 1776
What?? Doesn’t Nathan Hale know that if he doesn’t vote for Romney, then he’s just helping King George????
I'm confused about several things here. One... Why attack the messenger for telling the truth? Two... Of course the libs are going to shout from the rooftops that romney's one of them. Are you really surprised? and Three... How sad is it to watch as all those disenfranchised "conservative democrats" are now being forced to vote for felons and nameless nobodies in their primaries because so many selfish, self-centered, arrogant, elitist snob, moderates (aka liberals) in the republican party have hijacked the party and refused to support any Conservative for president?
Four... Are romney supporters really surprised that the liberals (aka communists) in the demoncrap party would accept romney just as much as the liberals in the republican party do?
Surely you jest.
It's too late now because so many sheeple in the republican party heeded the cries of all the "conservative" talk show hosts that said we "need to rescue the republican party from the 'RINOs'" but seriously... There is no rescuing the republican party. Never was. Once a loaf of bread gets mold on it the loaf is no longer any good and only gets worse. There is no rescuing it. Same principle here. The republican party is just as corrupt as the demoncrap party. Real, good, decent, honest, law-abiding, CONSERVATIVE Americans need to start our own party and take our country back. But as I said... It's too late.
Did Romney specifically ask Bennett to appoint Borges?
If not, why associate this to Romney and throw more cold water on defeating Obama in November?
Queers and other deviants do not belong in positions of power in civilized societies, but make no mistake, the RAT party is using these issues to divide any and all opposition to the fascist homosexual marxist they call a president.
that's not quite how winners do things.
from top to bottom the GOP-e does not want to win and even if they do win they want to get rid of the winners’ team and they ridicule the winners
we need to purge the party of those people
He’s your standard bearer. He’s now the leader of your party. This is the way the Romney Republican Party will go. You can take that to the bank.
Well, I’m afraid it is as impossible to purge Mittbots from the GOP as it is to rid America of Americans.
The republican party did not learn from the previous homosexual fiasco?
We’ve known for years that the Republican elites always draw the one hundred and eighty degree wrong conclusions from every set of facts.
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The gay blades are, of course, the GOP-e elitists good friends ~ even the psycho bunny killer pedophiles.
In one sentence, the reason I can't vote for Romney is stated in a manner far more eloquent than I could ever have hoped to achieve.