Skip to comments.Obama Praises ‘Courageous’ Markey (CO-4) for ‘Risky’ Votes
Posted on 10/15/2010 6:45:05 AM PDT by george76
Barack Obama named three Democratic Representatives that stood out for their courageous and risky votes given the circumstances of their own districts:
Cory Gardners campaign responded, agreeing with President Obama that Markeys votes have put her congressional future in jeopardy. The President may want to spin Representative Markeys votes as being courageous, but the people of the 4th Congressional District see things differently, said Rachel Boxer, spokeswoman for the Gardner campaign. Supporting the Presidents healthcare takeover and massive stimulus bill is going to cost Representative Markey her job.
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0 specifically singled out Dems Tom Perriello of Virginia, John Boccieri of Ohio, and Betsy Markey of Colorado,
That’s similar to the Kennedy Center “Profiles in Courage Award” which is often presented to some swing vote Dem who votes for another Tax increase upon the great unwashed.
Obama is going to do for them what he did for Governors races in Virginia and New Jersey and Martha Coakley.
The kiss of death.
It’s a truly courageous act, to stand up and tell those you “rule”, that you know whats good for them better than they do.
Sometimes, the ignorant masses just gotta be told to shut up and obey.
Hallelujah! From your lips to God's ears....errrr....Ears.
I wonder how this coming debacle will affect Bill Clinton’s reputation as a Dem superpolitician? After all, he assured these “courageous” folks that it was the failure to vote in HilaryCare that caused the ‘94 electoral shift and that if they just held their noses and voted with Obama, all would be well by their next election.
... the circumstances being, not representing the people she was elected to represent. I.e. breach of duty.
What a kiss of death. If Colorado voters didn’t have enough reason to dislike her, the official seal of being a Obamabot should clinch it.
RISKY?? There are 11,000 ILLEGALS registered to VOTE in Colorado!! How risky was it?
Its like a crocodile petting its lille lizards.
They all will make better shoes and purses than they do politicians.
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