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Brownback to Move on Presidential Bid (Will Announce Jan 20)
Earthlink ^ | 5 Jan 07 | Liz Sidoti

Posted on 01/05/2007 5:01:39 PM PST by xzins

Brownback to Move on Presidential Bid

By LIZ SIDOTI (Associated Press Writer)

From Associated Press

January 05, 2007 5:57 PM EST

WASHINGTON - Sen. Sam Brownback, a Kansas Republican and favorite son of the religious right, will officially enter the presidential race later this month in his home state.

"He will be fully announcing on January 20 in Topeka, Kansas," Brian Hart, the senator's spokesman, said Friday. The move was expected even though Brownback set up an exploratory committee in December to gauge whether he had enough support for a full-blown campaign.

After the announcement in Kansas, Hart said Brownback will fly to Washington to participate in the anti-abortion march marking the anniversary of the Supreme Court ruling.

Brownback is a lesser-known candidate in a crowded GOP presidential field that likely will include Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Rudy Giuliani, the former New York City mayor. Mitt Romney, the former Massachusetts governor, rounds out the top tier. All three are considering runs but, to various extents, also have records or positions on social or fiscal issues that don't sit well with the Republican base.

So, Brownback - a Catholic revered by the GOP's conservative wing for his opposition to abortion and gay marriage - sees an opening in the race for someone like him.

At the time, Brownback also called for a return to an American culture that promotes family values. He said the main focus of his campaign would be "to save and improve lives, rebuild families and renew the culture" in the United States that supports the institution of family.

Brownback, 50, was raised on a farm near tiny Parker, Kan. - population 281 today - where his parents still live.

His first foray into national politics was in 1976 while a student at Kansas State University, where he campaigned for Ronald Reagan in his unsuccessful quest to wrest the GOP nomination from Gerald Ford.

After receiving his law degree from the University of Kansas in 1982, he practiced law in Manhattan, Kan., and served as secretary of the state board of agriculture. He was named a White House fellow in 1990, and worked in the office of the U.S. trade representative.

Brownback was elected to the House in 1994, part of the Republican revolution that gave the GOP control of both the House and Senate for the first time in 40 years.

Two years later, Brownback was elected to the Senate, winning the seat Bob Dole vacated to run for the presidency. Brownback, who promised to serve no more than two terms, has said he will not seek re-election in 2010.


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Brownback made the ACU's standout list for voting with them 100% of the time in 2005.

He describes himself above as: "I am an economic, a fiscal, a social and a compassionate conservative," Brownback said last month.

Senator Sam Brownback (R-KS)

3rd-term Republican from Kansas.

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Name of Legislation voted score

Passed

H.R. 6061; Secure Fence Act of 2006 09/30/2006 Y

Passed

S. 3930 As Amended; Military Commissions Act of 2006 09/28/2006 Y

Rejected

Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R.5970; Estate Tax and Extension of Tax Relief Act of 2006 08/04/2006 Y

Passed

Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act 07/18/2006 N

Rejected

Sessions Amdt. No. 4659, As Modified; To appropriate an additional $1,829,400,000 to construct double-layered fencing and vehicle barriers along the southwest border 07/13/2006 Y

Rejected

S.J.Res.12 as Amended; A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States authorizing Congress to prohibit the physical desecration of the flag of the United States 06/27/2006 Y

Rejected

Levin Amdt. No. 4320; To state the sense of Congress on United States policy on Iraq 06/22/2006 N

Rejected

Kerry Amdt. No. 4442; To require the redeployment of United States Armed Forces from Iraq in order to further a political solution in Iraq, encourage the people of Iraq to provide for their own security, and achieve victory in the war on terror 06/22/2006 N

Rejected

Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to the Consideration of S. J. Res. 1; Marriage Protection Amendment 06/07/2006 Y

Passed

Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2006 05/25/2006 Y

Agreed To

Inhofe Amdt. No. 4064; To amend title 4 United States Code, to declare English as the national language of the United States and to promote the patriotic integration of prospective US citizens 05/18/2006 Y

Agreed To

Motion to Table Ensign Amdt. No. 3985; To reduce document fraud, prevent identity theft, and preserve the integrity of the Social Security system 05/18/2006 Y

Agreed To

Tax Relief Act of 2005 05/11/2006 Y

Passed

USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act 03/02/2006 Y

Confirmed

Confirmation; Samuel A. Alito, Jr., of New Jersey, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States 01/31/2006 Y

Agreed To

Motion to Concur in House Amdt. To S. 1932, With an Amdt.; Work, Marriage, and Family Promotion Reconciliation Act of 2005 12/21/2005 Y

Passed

Tax Relief Act of 2005 11/18/2005 Y

Confirmed

Confirmation John G. Roberts, Jr., of Maryland, to be Chief Justice of the United States 09/29/2005 Y

Agreed To

Energy Policy Act of 2005 07/29/2005 Y

Passed

Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act 06/30/2005 Y

Rejected

Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of John R. Bolton, of Maryland, to be Representative of the U.S. to the United Nations 06/20/2005 Y

Confirmed

Confirmation Janice R. Brown, of California, to be U.S. Circuit Judge 06/08/2005 Y

Confirmed

Confirmation Priscilla Richman Owen, to be U.S. Circuit Judge 05/25/2005 Y

Passed

Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 03/10/2005 Y

Passed

Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 02/10/2005 Y

Rejected

Motion to Invoke Cloture; Federal Marriage Amendment 07/14/2004 Y

Passed

Boxer Amdt. No. 272; FY2004 Congressional Budget Resolution 03/19/2003 N

Rejected

Motion To Invoke Cloture On The Nomination Of Miguel A. Estrada To Be U.S. Circuit Judge 03/05/2003 Y

Agreed To

Murray Amdt. No. 3927; National Defense Authorization Act 06/21/2002 N

Passed

Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2001 03/20/2002 N

Agreed To

Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 05/26/2001 Y

Agreed To

National Defense Authorization 06/20/2000 Y

Agreed To

Roe Repeal 10/21/1999 N

Agreed To

Congressional Budget 04/01/1998 Y

Passed

Chemical and Biological Weapons Threat Reduction Act 04/17/1997 Y

Rejected

Defend America Act 06/04/1996
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See other votes in the Key Votes Library 


1 posted on 01/05/2007 5:01:41 PM PST by xzins
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To: xzins
actually, Brownback voted against the Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2006, which the ACU reported. He does not have a rating of 100%.
Brownback is an open borders extremist, just this side of the racist marxist Huckabee.
2 posted on 01/05/2007 5:12:31 PM PST by rmlew (Having slit their throats may the conservatives who voted for Casey choke slowly on their blood.)
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To: xzins

I am one of his constituents, have met him and have discussed issues with him.

He's not Presidential Timber, more like a Thistle - that's a noxious weed out here in Kansas


3 posted on 01/05/2007 5:12:40 PM PST by centurion316 (Democrats - Supporting Al Qaida Worldwide)
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To: centurion316

He is a pro-life conservative.

I want to see how well he thinks on his feet in front of a camera. Also, how good of a public speaker he is and if there's any money behind him.

I do know he left the Methodist Church a few years back to become a Roman Catholic.


4 posted on 01/05/2007 5:17:30 PM PST by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and proud of it! Supporting our troops means praying for them to WIN!)
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To: xzins
He is a pro-life conservative.

True, but he's also a lightweight. He's not going to do our cause any good. Trust me on this, he is not going to stand up to the heat of the stage lights.

5 posted on 01/05/2007 5:21:21 PM PST by centurion316 (Democrats - Supporting Al Qaida Worldwide)
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To: centurion316

good for gold finches though


6 posted on 01/05/2007 5:22:09 PM PST by gusopol3
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To: xzins

He's doing an excellent job where he is, in the Senate.


7 posted on 01/05/2007 5:24:15 PM PST by Cicero (Marcus Tullius)
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To: centurion316; Cicero
Trust me on this, he is not going to stand up to the heat of the stage lights.

That is what I want to see. I want to see him operate under pressure in the spotlight.

He will rise or fall quickly.

8 posted on 01/05/2007 5:26:17 PM PST by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and proud of it! Supporting our troops means praying for them to WIN!)
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To: xzins

What are his views regarding immigration? Also what as he done to counter govt spending? Its all well and good to claim one is this or that but the bottom line remains - has he taken an active part in reducing the size of the Fed Gov or is he a "compassionate conservative" i.e. spend money like a liberal but you're forgiven if you mention Jesus and God as the reason for the taxpayer theft.


9 posted on 01/05/2007 5:31:12 PM PST by KantianBurke
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To: xzins

too liberal on immigration, he's running for VP.


10 posted on 01/05/2007 5:31:51 PM PST by meg88
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To: rmlew

" Brownback voted against the Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2006, which the ACU reported"

According to this website Brownback voted FOR comprehensive immigration.

http://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lists/roll_call_vote_cfm.cfm?congress=109&session=2&vote=00157

He voted with Kennedy, Chafee, Clinton, McCain just to name a few on the comprehensive bill S2611.

Is he lying now or are you mistaken?


11 posted on 01/05/2007 5:33:39 PM PST by texastoo ("trash the treaties")
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To: xzins

Thus far he gets my support. I wish he would ditch the compassionate part.


12 posted on 01/05/2007 5:38:10 PM PST by The Ghost of FReepers Past (Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light..... Isaiah 5:20)
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To: texastoo
http://capwiz.com/acu/issues/votes/?votenum=157&chamber=S&congress=1092&tally=1

Go to the above link at the ACU and check out their list of "Yea" votes.

On that list they say that Brownback voted "yea."

I'd say that they have made a mistake on this "list of votes" page.

13 posted on 01/05/2007 5:40:10 PM PST by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and proud of it! Supporting our troops means praying for them to WIN!)
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To: xzins
I always love when people announce their plans to announce.
I guess it's like a "Save the Date" card..."
14 posted on 01/05/2007 5:43:35 PM PST by Tanniker Smith (I didn't know she was a liberal when I married her.)
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To: texastoo

Correction: on the list of votes page they say he did not vote with them.

Apparently they opposed that bill and Brownback voted in favor of it.


15 posted on 01/05/2007 5:44:47 PM PST by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and proud of it! Supporting our troops means praying for them to WIN!)
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To: The Ghost of FReepers Past

I'm interested in hearing him. He'll either impress me or he won't.


16 posted on 01/05/2007 5:46:04 PM PST by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and proud of it! Supporting our troops means praying for them to WIN!)
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To: xzins
I'd say that they have made a mistake on this "list of votes" page.

The link you referred me to shows that Brownback voted along with Clinton, Obana, McCain, Chafee, Jeffords, etc., Democrats and Rinos. They all voted for S2611 the comprehensive immigration bill.

17 posted on 01/05/2007 5:49:37 PM PST by texastoo ("trash the treaties")
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To: xzins

He is my Senator so I already know I like him. He picked up the compassionate label when Bush came along. I would like to see him drop that. I bought it in 2000, but at this point I'm sick and tired of it. Anyway, I totally respect the man. He would make a fine President.


18 posted on 01/05/2007 5:54:48 PM PST by The Ghost of FReepers Past (Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light..... Isaiah 5:20)
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To: The Ghost of FReepers Past

Take two asprin and in the morning you'll get over it.


19 posted on 01/05/2007 6:08:14 PM PST by VA Voter
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To: texastoo

Here's from a previous post on FreeRepublic on Social Security for Illegal Aliens:

The Eleven GOP Senators who voted to give Social Security to Illegals (Vanity)
no dems


Posted on 05/22/2006 4:26:39 PM PDT by no dems


O.K. Freepers, here’s the list of Pubbies who voted with the Dems Thursday to give Social Security benefits to Illegal Aliens.

Brownback (KS)

Chafee (RI)

DeWine (OH)

Graham (SC)

Hagel (NE)

Lugar (IN)

Martinez (FL)

McCain (AZ)

Specter (PA)

Stevens (AK)

Voinovich (OH)

I must admit that I was shocked by Brownback’s and Lugar’s votes.

-- Brownback is also responsible for importing thousands of African muslim tribesmen and dumping them in Maine, SC, Virginia and California to live on welfare - after making sure they would never be put in his homestate of Kansas. FYI Rino alert.


20 posted on 01/05/2007 6:57:27 PM PST by Howard Jarvis Admirer (Howard Jarvis, the foe of the tax collector and friend of the California homeowner)
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To: The Ghost of FReepers Past

He'll be in the corner with Rudy, John and Mitt trying to explain to Duncan Hunter why another forty million nonenglish speaking illiterates is a good idea for America.


21 posted on 01/05/2007 7:04:54 PM PST by MSF BU
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To: texastoo

My mistake. The correct position, which the ACU supports is to oppose the Kennedy-Clinton-Chafee-McTreason act.


22 posted on 01/05/2007 7:05:01 PM PST by rmlew (Having slit their throats may the conservatives who voted for Casey choke slowly on their blood.)
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To: xzins

Duncan Hunter does it a lot better.


23 posted on 01/05/2007 7:05:45 PM PST by MSF BU
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To: Howard Jarvis Admirer
...and DeWine and Chaffee wonder why they couldn't get out the Republican vote.
24 posted on 01/05/2007 7:07:21 PM PST by MSF BU
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To: MSF BU

I don't know much about Duncan Hunter.


25 posted on 01/05/2007 7:07:53 PM PST by The Ghost of FReepers Past (Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light..... Isaiah 5:20)
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To: Howard Jarvis Admirer
O.K. Freepers, here’s the list of Pubbies who voted with the Dems Thursday to give Social Security benefits to Illegal Aliens.
Brownback (KS)
Chafee (RI)
DeWine (OH)
Hagel (NE)
Lugar (IN)
Martinez (FL)
McCain (AZ)
Specter (PA)
Stevens (AK)
Voinovich (OH)


Brownback, Hagel, and McCain all voted to bankrupt Social Security on the alter of open borders. And the have the F___ing gall to run for president?
26 posted on 01/05/2007 7:09:09 PM PST by rmlew (Having slit their throats may the conservatives who voted for Casey choke slowly on their blood.)
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To: xzins

27 posted on 01/05/2007 7:09:36 PM PST by The Ghost of FReepers Past (Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light..... Isaiah 5:20)
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To: xzins

28 posted on 01/05/2007 7:10:38 PM PST by The Ghost of FReepers Past (Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light..... Isaiah 5:20)
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To: MountainFlower; xzins


PING


29 posted on 01/05/2007 7:10:44 PM PST by onyx (DONATE NOW! -- It takes DONATIONS to keep FR running!!)
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To: Howard Jarvis Admirer

I am not surprised by Lugar as he is very, very liberal. He is pushing the UN Sea treaty that Reagan refused to support. He also sponsored a bill to guard the perimeter of North America by moving the obrder to the southern part of Mexico.

I don't know that much about Brownback except I do remember him voting for the comprehensive immigration reform bill.


30 posted on 01/05/2007 7:11:00 PM PST by texastoo ("trash the treaties")
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To: xzins
The Fam


31 posted on 01/05/2007 7:12:34 PM PST by The Ghost of FReepers Past (Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light..... Isaiah 5:20)
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To: MountainFlower; xzins

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NEWS RELEASE
January 4, 2007
Contact: Rob Wasinger

Brownback Enlists Key Iowa Conservative Leader

Noted pro-life activist offers support

DES MOINES, Ia. - U.S. Senator Sam Brownback today announced that he has enlisted the support of Kim Lehman, President and Executive Director of Iowa Right to Life, for his upcoming Iowans for Brownback Leadership Committee.

"For those who care about protecting the unborn and supporting the right to life, Senator Brownback is the clear choice," said Lehman. "While other candidates are in the process of defining and refining their position at the
start of this campaign, Senator Brownback has been principled, consistent, and unwavering in his support for the right to life."

Senator Brownback expressed his appreciation for the early support, saying, "I am gratified to have the support of Kim Lehman, as her support in Iowa will be essential for success in 2008. I am proudly and unequivocally pro-life, and I look forward to optimistically and compassionately articulating the pro-life position in this upcoming campaign."

Since 2000, Lehman has been Iowa Right to Life's Executive Director and chief lobbyist. She was the State Director for Concerned Women for America before her taking her current position at Iowa Right to Life.

Lehman continued, "Senator Brownback has also been a tremendous advocate for a judiciary that respects the law and does not legislate from the bench. Further, he has plainly stated his opposition to the tragic Roe v. Wade
decision, which legalized abortion for all nine months of pregnancy. I look forward to working with Iowans from all 99 counties to enlist support for Senator Brownback and his quest for the Republican nomination."

Support from the pro-life community in Iowa will be critical in the 2008 Republican caucus. An August 2006 poll reported by the Des Moines Register of likely GOP caucus-goers found that while a large majority are pro-life (70 percent), nearly half (46 percent) said the issue of abortion will be a key determining factor in whom they decide to support.


32 posted on 01/05/2007 7:14:41 PM PST by onyx (DONATE NOW! -- It takes DONATIONS to keep FR running!!)
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To: MSF BU

I'm willing to listen to Duncan Hunter. At this point, though, I know absolutely nothing about him.

He's got to start doing some name recognition work if he expects to have a prayer of a chance.


33 posted on 01/05/2007 7:15:38 PM PST by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and proud of it! Supporting our troops means praying for them to WIN!)
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To: onyx
"For those who care about protecting the unborn and supporting the right to life, Senator Brownback is the clear choice," said Lehman.

Life is the most critical issue in any election.

Without the Right to Life no other right is important. Dead people don't vote.

34 posted on 01/05/2007 7:17:22 PM PST by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and proud of it! Supporting our troops means praying for them to WIN!)
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To: Howard Jarvis Admirer

Thank you. This takes care of brownback for me.


35 posted on 01/05/2007 7:19:24 PM PST by freeangel ( (free speech is only good until someone else doesn't like what you say))
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To: The Ghost of FReepers Past

http://www.peacethroughstrengthpac.com/Home.aspx


36 posted on 01/05/2007 7:19:53 PM PST by MSF BU
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To: xzins
I like Sam a lot, but I'm afraid his record on illegal immigration might do him in.

That said, I could definitely vote for him in the general election.
37 posted on 01/05/2007 7:22:40 PM PST by Antoninus ( Rudy McRomney as the GOP nominee = President Hillary. Why else do you think the media loves them?)
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To: Howard Jarvis Admirer

Brownback is most definitely NOT a RINO. He is far and away more conservative than McCain, Guiliani, or Romney. Do more research.


38 posted on 01/05/2007 7:24:57 PM PST by The Ghost of FReepers Past (Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light..... Isaiah 5:20)
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To: Antoninus

I will definitely vote for someone like him over either Rudi or McCain in the primaries.


39 posted on 01/05/2007 7:25:22 PM PST by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and proud of it! Supporting our troops means praying for them to WIN!)
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To: MSF BU

Where does he stand on civil unions? I shouldn't have to ask in that he says he defines marriage as one man, one woman. But the word games being what they are -- where does he stand on civil unions or whatever else one might choose to call gay marriage? How about gay adoption? ENDA?


40 posted on 01/05/2007 7:27:57 PM PST by The Ghost of FReepers Past (Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light..... Isaiah 5:20)
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To: xzins
What worries me is the fact we've been sharply critical of candidates coming out of the Senate, and Brownback is just such a candidate. Merely the association with that body brings the tainting aura of elitism, which governors, mayors, and representatives avoid.

Apart from that concern I would be open to looking more closely at Sen. Brownback.

41 posted on 01/05/2007 7:41:34 PM PST by Lexinom (Duncan Hunter 2008)
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To: Lexinom

I'm willing to look at all the candidates. There has not been a good track record for candidates out of the senate. I asked the question on FR not too long ago about the last (republican?) president to come from the Senate. I think someone said Coolidge, but I don't really remember. It was long ago.

Lord knows that Dole was a huge mistake and a huge disaster. (Perot was the real mistake.)


42 posted on 01/05/2007 7:50:06 PM PST by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and proud of it! Supporting our troops means praying for them to WIN!)
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To: xzins

What a colossal waste of money if this guy decides to run for president. Romney, McCain, Hagel, Rudy(except for the WOT)are all Rinos. If a true conservative gets into the race he will have our side of the Republican party all to himself.
I don't know Duncan Hunter that well either, just that he supports the effort in Iraq and gets an A on the subject of illegal immigration. That's a pretty good start.


43 posted on 01/05/2007 7:55:00 PM PST by ncphinsfan
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To: texastoo

He was a cosponsor of the legislation

http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d109:SN02611:@@@L&summ2=m&

click on cosponsors, he is 1 of 6


44 posted on 01/05/2007 7:55:23 PM PST by sheana
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To: centurion316

Is there not one conservative giant amongst us??? Perhaps with some glue and duct tape...


45 posted on 01/05/2007 7:55:25 PM PST by samadams2000 (Someone important make......The Call!)
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To: xzins
Thing is, I'd have a real hard time pulling the lever for Rudy in the general, or any other pro-abortion, pro-gun-control candidate for that matter. So it's important we (you and I and other fiscal/social conservatives) unite behind one candidate early.

I hope that events fall out that will make that choice clear for us all, be it Hunter, Brownback, Gingrich, etc.

46 posted on 01/05/2007 7:57:53 PM PST by Lexinom (Duncan Hunter 2008)
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To: The Ghost of FReepers Past; texastoo; janetgreen; A. Pole

You are right - he is worse than a RINO. A Rino will give away your retirement to illegal aliens - Brownback will also give away your town to African Osamas who will be living off your taxes via welfare. Brownback knew this was a disaster - that's why he made sure none of the Muslims ended up in Kansas. He is a hypocrite.


47 posted on 01/05/2007 7:58:07 PM PST by Howard Jarvis Admirer (Howard Jarvis, the foe of the tax collector and friend of the California homeowner)
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To: Lexinom

To get my vote in the general election, Rudi will have to declare a change in his postion to a minimum: pro-life except rape, incest, life of mother.

If he doesn't he'll not get my vote in the primary or general. McCain automatically doesn't get my vote for crimes against conservatives, freedom, and common sense.

The best idea guy and the best in front of a camera is Newt. He comes with a lot of personal baggage over what could be viewed as a cruel divorce.

I'm open to any others. But, you are right. Conservatives need to settle on one candidate so they don't disperse their votes all over the map. If no one wins the primaries, then a brokered convention won't help: it'll go to McCain.


48 posted on 01/05/2007 8:04:01 PM PST by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and proud of it! Supporting our troops means praying for them to WIN!)
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To: sheana

Thanks for the post. For some reason I thought the comprehensive immigration bill was the McCain/kennedy bill. So Brownback is right up there with them.

S.2611
Title: A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Specter, Arlen [PA] (introduced 4/7/2006) Cosponsors (6)
Related Bills: H.R.4437, S.2454, S.2612
Latest Major Action: 5/25/2006 Passed/agreed to in Senate. Status: Passed Senate with amendments by Yea-Nay Vote. 62 - 36. Record Vote Number: 157.



COSPONSORS(6), ALPHABETICAL [followed by Cosponsors withdrawn]: (Sort: by date)
Sen Brownback, Sam [KS] - 4/7/2006 Sen Graham, Lindsey [SC] - 4/7/2006
Sen Hagel, Chuck [NE] - 4/7/2006 Sen Kennedy, Edward M. [MA] - 4/7/2006
Sen Martinez, Mel [FL] - 4/7/2006 Sen McCain, John [AZ] - 4/7/2006

All Republican RINOs except Kennedy. Disgusting.


49 posted on 01/05/2007 8:09:02 PM PST by texastoo ("trash the treaties")
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To: onyx

Hey, There are some areas Sam is good. From his own site, he supports amnesty and other programs in that area.


50 posted on 01/05/2007 8:32:51 PM PST by SoCalPol (We Need A Border Fence Now)
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