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Why Mitt Romney Needs Mike Huckabee

Robert160 Wrote: Jul 12, 2012 3:09 PM
I like many of the Republicans on the proposed VP list. But they are all TOO NICE! They would reason with the UNREASONABLE LIBS. Look everyone respects a fighter and, and nobody respects a weakling. The Democrats are going to vote Democrat or maybe, feel demoralized and hopefully feel so disgusted with Obama they will just stay home. Republicans, and even most Libertarians (I like many Libertarian ideas) are really REALLY JAZZED about getting Obama and the Dems OUT, so they will vote for Gov. Romney in droves. So its up to getting the Independents, the Blue Dog Democrats, and the millions of scared, unemployed Americans that you've got to get. I believe Gov. Christie would be great! Imagine Gov. Christie debating Joe Biden! Enough said

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Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin has his fan club.

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