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Chambliss May be GOP's Ultimate Test Case

rgivan Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 11:58 AM
Getting rid of the bum is the big challenge for us Georgia voters. Chambliss is not better than his possible opponents in the Republican party. He got in the Senate because his funding was ample and his Democrat rival for the seat was a dyed in the wool Liberal. Even Gingrich would be better although Handel and Price would be far better thasn Gingrich. My own favorite, Jack Kingston, does not look like a plausible contender.

Republican U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., was on cruise control to win a 2014 bid for re-election until he made a comment on a station in Macon, Ga., that ignited a political firestorm. In essence, Chambliss hedged on a prior pledge never to raise taxes, stating that in light of the "fiscal cliff" the country is facing, his devotion to the nation was more important than a 20-year-old statement or pledge. That's when the fireworks started.

The first to seize on the comment was tax-fighting lobbyist Grover Norquist, who suggested that voters in the Peach State should hold Chambliss...