Free Republic
Browse · Search
Bloggers & Personal
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

Richardson Endorses Obama; Announces It In Low-Key Fashion; Sent Out Early Morning E-Mail ...
New Mexico Politics with Joe Monahan ^ | March 21, 2008 | Joe Monahan

Posted on 03/21/2008 7:14:23 AM PDT by CedarDave

click here to read article


Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first 1-2021-30 next last
As a Hispanic, I was particularly touched by his words. I have been troubled by the demonization of immigrants--specifically Hispanics-- by too many in this country. Hate crimes against Hispanics are rising as a direct result and now, in tough economic times, people look for scapegoats and I fear that people will continue to exploit our racial differences--and place blame on others not like them . We all know the real culprit -- the disastrous economic policies of the Bush Administration!

What BS!! Victimization as usual. When illegal aliens are responsible for a great many violent crimes here in NM what do you expect, King Bill? Love and flowers?

Forget about so-called "hate crimes." What about crimes against all citizens by illegal aliens, especially related to drug activities and gangs. Just this week NM was named third most dangerous state. Clean up your own house first before trying to impose your non-working solutions on the rest of the country.

1 posted on 03/21/2008 7:14:25 AM PDT by CedarDave
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

To: greyfoxx39; Rogle

For the NM PING list. This was bumped out of the News forum to Bloggers and Personal


2 posted on 03/21/2008 7:16:22 AM PDT by CedarDave (John, When will you treat conservatives the way you do fellow senators John, Hillary and Barack?)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: CedarDave
Thrown under the bus...

New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson and former President Bill Clinton watch the Super Bowl at the Governor's Mansion in Santa Fe, N.M., on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2008. (AP Photo/The Santa Fe New Mexican, Rebecca Craig) 12:28 a.m. ET, 2/23/08

3 posted on 03/21/2008 7:17:29 AM PDT by CedarDave (John, When will you treat conservatives the way you do fellow senators John, Hillary and Barack?)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: CedarDave; LegendHasIt; Rogle; leapfrog0202; Santa Fe_Conservative; DesertDreamer; ...
NM Ping

If you want on or off the NM Ping list, please FReepmail me.

Access to the ping list is available to anyone by going to my FR home page.

4 posted on 03/21/2008 7:18:27 AM PDT by greyfoxx39 (An "Inconvenient Truth".....Save the Earth... it's the only planet with chocolate.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]

To: CedarDave

Clinton looks like he’s having a great time, huh?


5 posted on 03/21/2008 7:19:20 AM PDT by freedomlover (Make sure you're in love - before you move in the heavy stuff)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: CedarDave
Photobucket
6 posted on 03/21/2008 7:28:01 AM PDT by Pistolshot (Remember, no matter how bad your life is, someone is watching and enjoying your suffering.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: CedarDave
If Richardson, the cretin who harbored the runaway Texas chicken RATs, endorses Obama, that only straightens my resolve not to give him my vote.
7 posted on 03/21/2008 7:33:07 AM PDT by mtbopfuyn (The fence is "absolutely not the answer" - Gov. Rick Perry (R, TX))
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

“As a Hispanic.......” These people do NOTHING but try to balkanize the country by tribe. They won't be happy until America is pre civil war Yugoslavia, a seething cauldron of racial and ethnic animosity.
8 posted on 03/21/2008 7:46:29 AM PDT by Godwin1
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 7 | View Replies]

To: CedarDave

Just the other day, my father, a newspapre publisher out east who had me read his editorial about how the divided-Dem race was a good thing for the GOP pointed out that Richardson had not endorsed anyone yet and that he had become a nobody because even if he endorsed one people wouldn’t care/wouldn’t remember who he was. Hehe!

I guess our nobody’s just endorsed another nobody.


9 posted on 03/21/2008 8:51:00 AM PDT by Santa Fe_Conservative (The RINOs think that they have won but we shall see who has the last laugh in '08...)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: CedarDave

Thanks CederDave.


10 posted on 03/21/2008 9:02:40 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/______________________Profile updated Saturday, March 1, 2008)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: CedarDave

Caption Bubba:

“Damn, Two High-Level Appointments for this Guy and I Still Can’t Get Him to Endorse Shrillary!”


11 posted on 03/21/2008 9:16:03 AM PDT by Enchante (Obama: You think Hillary's Ruthless? Hell, I'd Run Over My Own Grandmother to Get Elected!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: CedarDave

This is a little surprising. Maybe Bill found out he is not on Hillary’s VP list.


12 posted on 03/21/2008 9:17:00 AM PDT by Lancey Howard
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: CedarDave

I was up at 2 am our time and saw the story ....I guess it was political move to get it out in that way and avoid the NY Times?


13 posted on 03/21/2008 10:05:30 AM PDT by woofie
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: SunkenCiv
"I want to be VP. I have a constituency."

Pancho Ricardoson

14 posted on 03/21/2008 11:31:06 AM PDT by bruinbirdman ("Those who control language control minds." - Ayn Rand)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 10 | View Replies]

To: bruinbirdman

This is the last presidential campaign where no candidates stump rhyming in doggerel with a thudding rap soundtrack.


15 posted on 03/21/2008 11:35:23 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/______________________Profile updated Saturday, March 1, 2008)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 14 | View Replies]

To: bruinbirdman

Got enough white space in the pic? ;’)


16 posted on 03/21/2008 11:35:50 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/______________________Profile updated Saturday, March 1, 2008)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 14 | View Replies]

To: SunkenCiv
"This is the last presidential campaign where no candidates stump rhyming in doggerel with a thudding rap soundtrack."

Soundtrack is bad enough. Its the subliminal, strobe, 1/2 second video flashes that top my turn-off.

minimal white yitbos

17 posted on 03/21/2008 11:46:29 AM PDT by bruinbirdman ("Those who control language control minds." - Ayn Rand)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 15 | View Replies]

To: greyfoxx39; All

No doubt that Obama offered him something exciting. Not sure about VP; Maybe.
More likely Secretary of State or some sort of major “ambassador at large” type thing.

There IS a bright side: It would at least get him out of our state.

That new black dyed beard of his is even more embarassing now than it was when it was just gray scraggle.


18 posted on 03/21/2008 2:21:38 PM PDT by LegendHasIt (Noone/Nohow '08)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 4 | View Replies]

To: LegendHasIt
That new black dyed beard of his is even more embarassing now than it was when it was just gray scraggle.

Oh, I don't know...I prefer that beard, whatever the color, to the ugly old fatty jowls.

Obama will probably offer him "Liason at Large to World Terrorists".

19 posted on 03/21/2008 2:52:34 PM PDT by greyfoxx39 (An "Inconvenient Truth".....Save the Earth... it's the only planet with chocolate.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 18 | View Replies]

To: CedarDave

They were onstage today together at some event where Richardson made the announcement. I saw a part of it on CSPAN. I think it was in Oregon at a rally. Richardson stayed onstage through the entire speech/q&a by Obama..


20 posted on 03/21/2008 3:00:30 PM PDT by deport ( -- Cue Spooky Music --)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]


Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first 1-2021-30 next last

Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.

Free Republic
Browse · Search
Bloggers & Personal
Topics · Post Article

FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson