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Moderates Only Look Dead

Rick2589 Wrote: May 10, 2012 8:58 AM
Chapman misses the point. It is not about Republicans winning. A liberal is a liberal, Democrat or Repblican. We don't care if the GOP stays in power. Lugar didn't represent us. We will continue to work to throw the RINO's out, taking the chance to get conservatives in control of the government. The GOP has left conservatives with nothing to hold, nothing to lose. They can join us, the people, or they can fade into obscurity.
Moderates, we all hear, are an endangered species. Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., is the latest to be eliminated. Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, announced her retirement in February. Bob Kerrey, a war hero and centrist Democrat who once represented Nebraska in the Senate, is running behind in a comeback bid.

The tea party, by contrast, is flexing its muscles in Indiana, where it helped conservative Richard Mourdock beat the once-invincible Lugar. Rick Santorum, who gave Mitt Romney a strong challenge, is well-positioned for a 2016 bid if Romney loses in November. Voters in North Carolina, which went for Barack Obama in 2008, approved...