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Don't Blame Campaign Aides for GOP's Woes

HeroOfTheMasses Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 10:23 AM
Please explain Kerry's throwing his medals off a bridge. How exactly did that show love of his brothers of arms? And then, please explain how he really didn't throw the medals off the bridge, but threw something else. And then please explain why he kept changing his story to the media about throwing them off the bridge.

If there was any villain at the just-completed Conservative Political Action Conference, it was the generic figure of the Republican political consultant. Overpaid, unprincipled, always on the lookout for the next client -- or easy mark -- the consultants, to listen to a number of CPAC speakers, have helped bring the Republican Party to its current low state.

Democratic consultant Pat Caddell got the ball rolling with his remarks at a CPAC session titled “Should We Shoot All the Consultants Now?”

“The Republican Party,”Caddell said, “is in the grips of what I call the CLEC -- the consultant, lobbyist and establishment...