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The Rebel Alliance: Meet The Members Backing Raul Labrador Over Kevin Mccarthy
Breitbart Big Government ^ | 17 Jun 2014 | by CHARLIE SPIERING

Posted on 06/17/2014 3:05:28 PM PDT by kingattax

Following the dramatic upset of Majority Leader Eric Cantor in his primary election, “the mood among the leadership of our conference was almost as if a medical accident had occurred,” Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) said in an interview with Breitbart News. “There was no acknowledgment that something needed to change in Washington, they would like to completely ignore that the voters were sending a message.”

The historic Cantor loss left the Majority Leader position open, but top conservatives like House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) and former Republican Study Committee Chairman Jim Jordan (R-OH) took a pass.

Late Friday, Rep. Raul Labrador (R-ID) stepped up to the plate for a quixotic, late-entry challenge against McCarthy that is all but certain to fail. But rallying behind Labrador are a collection of GOP lawmakers that have often challenged GOP leadership from the right.

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1 posted on 06/17/2014 3:05:28 PM PDT by kingattax
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To: kingattax

Labrador’s a fraud trying to get to a position where he can push through Amnesty.

Just another Reconquistador, saying what he thinks the gueros want to hear so he can get power.

Don’t trust him at all.

And that doesn’t mean I think Kevin McCarthy is any kind of Republican “leader”.

Steve King for Majority Leader.


2 posted on 06/17/2014 3:23:53 PM PDT by Regulator
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