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Graham:Jeb Bush Would Be Perfect Romney VP Pick(Message to Lindsey:Shut up, we need no more Bushes)
newsmax ^ | 5/20/2012

Posted on 05/21/2012 8:26:49 AM PDT by bestintxas

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., says Jeb Bush is the GOP VP candidate who could most likely put Mitt Romney over the top in the November elections.

“He’d be an outstanding pick. It’s up to Gov. Romney but if I had to recommend a single person it would be Jeb,” Graham told The Hill.

Graham is pushing for Republicans to mend their fences and quickly unify behind Romney. Graham is a close friend of Sen. John McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee who had trouble winning over many grassroots coalitions during that contest.

Chatter is picking up on Capitol Hill that Bush could be a dark horse, according to The Hill, even though the current favorites seem to be Florida's Marco Rubio and Ohio's Rob Portman.

Senior political strategists think Bush could deliver Florida for Romney and help him among Hispanic and Catholic voters.

The Hill pointed out that Bush fanned speculation last month when he told Newsmax that “I’d consider it, but I doubt I’ll get a call and I don’t know if it’s the right thing for me to do.”

Bush has since tried to bury the notion that he might join the ticket.

“While the support is flattering, his decision has not changed. Gov. Bush will not be a candidate for VP,” said Jaryn Emhof, his spokeswoman.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: bush
People in SC: please, please get this idiot off the govt payroll the next election.

We have had two too many Bushes already. I do not care if Jeb is the best of the litter: what his kin has done is to destroy conservatism and given us Obama.

NO MORE BUSHES.

1 posted on 05/21/2012 8:26:55 AM PDT by bestintxas
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To: bestintxas

Rodney needs an actual conservative in the VP slot. Preferably a Tea Party conservative. You can only shove so much down our throats.


2 posted on 05/21/2012 8:28:37 AM PDT by E. Pluribus Unum (Do I really need a sarcasm tag? Seriously? You're that dense?)
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To: bestintxas

They really are pushing for a second Hussien term.


3 posted on 05/21/2012 8:30:42 AM PDT by bgill
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To: bestintxas

“Stay out da bushes!!!”


4 posted on 05/21/2012 8:33:35 AM PDT by mkboyce
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To: bestintxas
Lindsey Graham would be a perfect BO Nancy Boy.

James Buchanan kept a "Nancy Boy" 150 years before BO occupied the White House.

5 posted on 05/21/2012 8:34:35 AM PDT by Vigilanteman (Obama: Fake black man. Fake Messiah. Fake American. How many fakes can you fit in one Zer0?)
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To: bestintxas

But if Romney is elected the house and senate will keep him in line.......

LOL


6 posted on 05/21/2012 8:35:34 AM PDT by cripplecreek (What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul?)
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To: bestintxas

For many people, it’s doesn’t matter who the vp. If romney’s on the ticket, they will stay home or go third party.


7 posted on 05/21/2012 8:38:09 AM PDT by Linda Frances (Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness.)
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To: bestintxas

if romney is stupid he will select a “moderate” like jeb bush. If he is smart he will select a STRONG conservative like Sarah Palin/Allen West. If romney wants to LOSE to a homo-commie usurper with 20% unemployment, $16M in debt etc it is his choice.


8 posted on 05/21/2012 8:38:26 AM PDT by biggredd1
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To: bestintxas

One Bush gave us Clinton.

The next Bush gave us Obama.

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Bush fatigue is still rampant, even though the Bushbots come out in droves when GW is disparaged.

Jeb on the ticket would ensure the reelection of Obama. What better gift than to give Obama another Bush to run and rail against?


9 posted on 05/21/2012 8:38:50 AM PDT by TomGuy
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To: bestintxas

The Bushes should stay in the bushes and never show their faces again in American politics.

We really do not need those that push for a One-World Government and promote Islam as a ROP.


10 posted on 05/21/2012 8:41:30 AM PDT by 353FMG
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To: bestintxas

No way in Hell!!!!!!!!


11 posted on 05/21/2012 8:41:55 AM PDT by baddog 219
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To: bestintxas

This closet homo needs to shut up and retire!


12 posted on 05/21/2012 8:46:53 AM PDT by TheRhinelander
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To: bestintxas
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., says Jeb Bush is the GOP VP candidate who could most likely put Mitt Romney over the top in the November elections.

A trial balloon perhaps?

13 posted on 05/21/2012 8:49:15 AM PDT by SMM48
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To: bestintxas

14 posted on 05/21/2012 8:50:16 AM PDT by kevcol
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To: kevcol

15 posted on 05/21/2012 8:55:14 AM PDT by tumblindice (Our new, happy lives.)
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To: bestintxas

It woul be nice to have someone with a little knowledge of how the system works. I would pick Gingrich.


16 posted on 05/21/2012 8:57:59 AM PDT by Venturer
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To: bestintxas

I wouldn’t be surprised if romney picked an actual democrat as VP. He keeps touting himself as one who got to be successful by reaching across the aisle. And I shudder to think what kind of judges he would nominate to SCOTUS.


17 posted on 05/21/2012 8:58:53 AM PDT by freeangel ( (free speech is only good until someone else doesn't like it)
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To: bestintxas
Allen West should change his last name to Bush just to appease these dynasty groupies who fear Bushless presidential campaigns.
18 posted on 05/21/2012 9:01:25 AM PDT by Tex-Con-Man (T. Coddington Van Voorhees VII 2012 - "Together, I Shall Ride You To Victory")
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To: freeangel
I wouldn’t be surprised if romney picked an joined the actual democrat ticket as in the VP slot (after the [R] convention, of course).
19 posted on 05/21/2012 9:05:04 AM PDT by kevcol
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To: bestintxas

I looked up U.S. Senate.gov and found Lindsey Graham and sent him a nasty Rino assclown letter. Told him I really do not care to vote for mitt and if his v.p. is a rino like Jeb he can go fish.
Jeb is for amnesty. Jeb is not a conservative but HEY, neither is Graham. He is a fag.


20 posted on 05/21/2012 9:10:55 AM PDT by Joe Boucher ((FUBO) Hey Mitt, F-you too pal)
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To: bestintxas

No more Bushes.


21 posted on 05/21/2012 9:15:53 AM PDT by ColdSteelTalon (Light is fading to shadow, and casting its shroud over all we have known...)
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To: bestintxas

“Stay out da Bushes!”


22 posted on 05/21/2012 9:17:08 AM PDT by magellan
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To: bestintxas; sickoflibs

The Bush “gift” that keeps on giving..


23 posted on 05/21/2012 9:27:33 AM PDT by stephenjohnbanker (God, family, country, mom, apple pie, the girl next door and a Ford F250 to pull my boat.)
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To: stephenjohnbanker; bestintxas
RE :”The Bush “gift” that keeps on giving..

Not as big as a gift as Graham-nesty. He is definitely a termite. They LOVE him on the Sunday shows.

24 posted on 05/21/2012 9:40:46 AM PDT by sickoflibs (Romney is a liberal. Just watch him closely try to screw us.)
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To: bestintxas

I don’t know if I can hold my nose enough to vote for Willard.

Adding Jebbie to the ticket would seal the deal for me—no way.

I can’t stomach any more Bushes.


25 posted on 05/21/2012 9:49:10 AM PDT by SharpRightTurn ( White, black, and red all over--America's affirmative action, metrosexual president.)
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To: bestintxas
Doesn't make a difference if Jeb Bush is the VP candidate. Romney is going to lose.

After four more horrible years of Obastard, in 2016 Americans will do anything to return to the "good, old days" of the Bush presidencies. Jeb Bush will stroll into the Oval Office in a landslide.

That's the plan.

26 posted on 05/21/2012 9:57:53 AM PDT by Dr. Thorne (Don't vote for anyone who worked for Goldman Sachs)
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To: sickoflibs

Graham-McCain are the worst.


27 posted on 05/21/2012 10:18:55 AM PDT by stephenjohnbanker (God, family, country, mom, apple pie, the girl next door and a Ford F250 to pull my boat.)
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To: bestintxas

I have said this before. I will not be surprised if Jeb is pushed on us.

I will be perfectly honest. I hate Romney as much as I hate the bastard. Jeb would be a 3rd hate.


28 posted on 05/21/2012 10:21:34 AM PDT by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: bestintxas

I thought Lindsey Graham had moved to Fire Island.


29 posted on 05/21/2012 10:25:56 AM PDT by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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To: bestintxas

Linda Graham is a butt wipe!


30 posted on 05/21/2012 10:29:29 AM PDT by pgkdan (ANYBODY BUT OBAMA!)
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To: bestintxas
Graham:Jeb Bush Would Be Perfect Romney VP Pick(Message to Lindsey:Shut up, we need no more Bushes)

I agree totally.
This is no reflection on the Bushes, I just irrevocably believe that in a Free Democratic Constitutional Republic The is never room for Dynasties.
Corruption, arrogance and perversion of principle always ensues.

The problem was there in Greece of 400 B.C. and is painfully still with us today.

31 posted on 05/21/2012 12:30:54 PM PDT by Publius6961 ("It's easy to make promises you can't keep" - B.H.Obama Feb 23, 2012)
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To: biggredd1
If romney wants to LOSE to a homo-commie usurper with 20% unemployment, $16M in debt etc it is his choice.

WTF?

32 posted on 05/21/2012 12:36:39 PM PDT by Publius6961 ("It's easy to make promises you can't keep" - B.H.Obama Feb 23, 2012)
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To: Publius6961

It took the fist Bush just ten minutes to throw Reagan under the bus...The biggest mistake Reagan made...


33 posted on 05/21/2012 5:45:06 PM PDT by Hojczyk
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