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Chamberís ad buy aims to lift establishment GOP
Associated Press ^ | Apr 29, 2014 3:17 AM EDT | Donna Cassata

Posted on 04/29/2014 12:44:55 AM PDT by Olog-hai

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is launching ads this week in North Carolina and Georgia in a crunch-time effort to help establishment-backed Republicans in crowded Senate primaries. It is also pumping money into commercials praising GOP hopefuls in Michigan, Montana and Alaska.

The powerful business organization’s ad buy is a clear attempt to tip the balance in Republican contests and help the GOP nominate viable general election candidates. In 2010 and 2012, tea party and far-right conservatives cost the GOP seats in Nevada, Delaware, Colorado, Indiana and Missouri and shots at Senate control, a fate Republicans are determined to avoid this November. …

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TOPICS: Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: District of Columbia
KEYWORDS: chamberofcommerce; chamberofcommunism; gopestablishment; rinos
So the AP finally admits there is an establishment GOP wing, but then lies about what “cost” the GOP in 2010 and 2012.
1 posted on 04/29/2014 12:44:55 AM PDT by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai

Akin won because he was anti-amnesty and in good company in the house. No-one cares about the nerdy adventures of Jeff Flake and his earmarks while trillion dollar amnesties are being promoted.

McCain helped Jane Norton lose.
Mike Castle was only 50/50 to beat the other guy.
Dick Lugar encouraged Obama to do executive amnesty and disarmed Ukraine.
Sharron Angle’s opponents were too wimpy on amnesty.


2 posted on 04/29/2014 1:29:06 AM PDT by ObamahatesPACoal
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To: Olog-hai

The Chamber of Amnesty.

The Chamber of Illegals.

The Chamber of Rewarding Lawlessness.


3 posted on 04/29/2014 2:10:22 AM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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To: Olog-hai
The powerful business organization’s ad buy is a clear attempt to tip the balance in Republican contests and help the GOP nominate viable pro-illegal general election candidates.

Fixed it.

4 posted on 04/29/2014 5:12:08 AM PDT by Bigg Red (1 Pt 1: As he who called you is holy, be holy yourselves in every aspect of your conduct.)
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To: SoFloFreeper

+1


5 posted on 04/29/2014 5:12:33 AM PDT by Bigg Red (1 Pt 1: As he who called you is holy, be holy yourselves in every aspect of your conduct.)
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