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NRSC, shame on you! Support Christine O’Donnell!
Big Bureaucracy ^ | September 15th, 2010 | Ellie Velinska

Posted on 09/15/2010 7:01:11 AM PDT by Big Bureaucracy

The National Republican Senatorial Committee refused to fund the Tea Party darling in Delaware Christine O’Donnell, who kicked out of office the establishment Republican Castle in the state primary yesterday.

This was the ugliest decision the Republican elite could have made.

When folks donate to the NRSC they expect them to fight for every senatorial candidate. They should not discriminate between the glamorous former CEO lady and the woman who struggled through home foreclosure.

People expect the NRSC to support all senatorial candidates that folks moved forward in legitimate Republican primaries. It is not the Republican’s elite who decides who is worthy to be Senator and who is not – it is the voters in the primaries.

It doesn’t matter if it is O’Donnell, Alvin Green, Charley Wrangle or Barack Obama: it is voters who have a say, not some politburo.

The Republicans fight united for the tax-cuts for the rich, but the Republican elite would not support their senatorial candidate because she experienced how it feels to get bankrupt paying for college education. She knows how it feels to default on mortgage. But the NRSC is only supporting fancy-shmancy Castle-like candidates?

The people in Delaware have spoken. All year long we hear the Republicans lecture us on state rights and power to the local communities. It is time for the Republican elite to walk the walk shoulder to shoulder with Christine O’Donnell because ‘we the people’ said so.

The National Republican Senatorial Committee refuses to support not just O’Donnel but all the thousands of folks that voted for her hoping she will represent them in Congress. The NRSC is betraying the republican primary voters in Delaware. Shame on you!

I hope that while I am writing this post the NRSC is reversing their decision.


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1 posted on 09/15/2010 7:01:21 AM PDT by Big Bureaucracy
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To: Big Bureaucracy

NRCS revealed its true colors....excuse me for saying this as its so ‘lefty’ and unclassy...FUNRCS.


2 posted on 09/15/2010 7:02:46 AM PDT by Blue Turtle
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To: Blue Turtle

SC CS...I don’t care.


3 posted on 09/15/2010 7:03:11 AM PDT by Blue Turtle
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To: Big Bureaucracy

I try and give the GOP the benefit of the doubt but this really stinks!! I would rather a rat have the seat than a Spector,Scuzzy or Graham etc. These people just give the rats and odumbo “bipartisan” coverage


4 posted on 09/15/2010 7:04:35 AM PDT by italianquaker (obama all hat no cattle)
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To: Big Bureaucracy
NSRC, pompous, arrogant ruling class attitudes that keep me from accepting the Republican label.
5 posted on 09/15/2010 7:05:08 AM PDT by JayAr36
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To: Big Bureaucracy
I been a loyal GOPer my whole life. Watching the RNC drones trash talk their own nominee yesterday ended that.

Now is the time for the Conservative movement to drain the GOP swamp. We can start by getting off our butts, and opening our wallets, to make sure O'Donnell wins in Nov.

6 posted on 09/15/2010 7:05:08 AM PDT by MNJohnnie (The problem with Socialism is sooner or later you run out of other people's money. Lady Thatcher)
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To: Big Bureaucracy

John Cornyn is an unmitigated disaster as NRSC head. He is also a huge disappointment as a Senator. He needs to go in his next election, which unfortunately, is not until 2014.

Contact the NRSC and tell them that they will not get another red cent until they get right with us. We are free to support anybody that we choose and cut them out of the loop, which is probably the better route, anyway.


7 posted on 09/15/2010 7:06:06 AM PDT by Howie66 (I can see November from my house.)
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To: Big Bureaucracy
Fargin Republicans never tire of chasing people off.

They can all continue to kiss my arse.

8 posted on 09/15/2010 7:06:16 AM PDT by laotzu
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To: Big Bureaucracy
The GOP blew it with Doug Hoffman. I sent him money and stiffed the GOP.
The GOP is blowing it with O'Donnell. I sent her money and stiffed the GOP.

GOP = Whigs.

9 posted on 09/15/2010 7:06:27 AM PDT by ClearCase_guy (Things will change after the revolution, but not before.)
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To: Big Bureaucracy

Frepers, SHAME ON YOU!!!!!! Support Christine O’Donnell.

Christine has at least a thousand freepers supporting her, right? I’ve read all the posts, you are motivated, you are excited, you hated Castle, you loved O’Donnell.

She’s running a $200,000 fundraising effort. According to her website, she’s at 58 percent.

If all her Freeper supporters gave her the minimum $35 donation she is asking for, that would have already been 16% of the total; There’s no reason we can’t get her to $200,000 in the next few hours.

So those of you who haven’t donated yet (I donated last night when she first put up the page with a $50,000 target), now’s the time to take a break from the congratulatory and gloating posting, and send her some money. the NRSC has better places to spend their money (and we want to win all those seats, so more power to them), let’s show them that we will support the “whacko” candidates choose with our money in addition to our votes.


10 posted on 09/15/2010 7:07:22 AM PDT by CharlesWayneCT
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To: Big Bureaucracy

Even if decisions are made on allocating assets, only an absolute fool or a contemptible traitor would announce on the night of her victory, that she will receive no support.

That was the real sound of the spoiled child throwing a tantrum.

The ONLY proper statement was “As the nominee, of course she will now receive our support”.

The moron who said otherwise gave the dems ammunition against all of the “tea party” nominees.


11 posted on 09/15/2010 7:08:09 AM PDT by Williams (It's the policies, stupid.)
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To: Big Bureaucracy
It appears the battle lines are drawn.

On one side, are Democrats and Republicans.

On the other side, is the Tea Party -- the American people.

12 posted on 09/15/2010 7:08:48 AM PDT by Lazamataz (The battle lines are drawn: On one side, are Dems and Repubs. On the other, the Tea Party (us).)
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To: ClearCase_guy

We’ve all been stiffing the NRSC for a while now, so I’m not surprised they don’t have the money to spend on her race. Wasn’t that the whole point of the “not one thin dime” movement? To make it meaningless who the NRSC will fund, since we kept OUR money to send in directly to candidates?

Seriously, conservatives can’t defund the NRSC and RNC, and then get upset when they don’t send their scarce dollars to support our candidates that they think can’t win. We told them we were going to support our own candidates, now they are holding us to our word.


13 posted on 09/15/2010 7:09:16 AM PDT by CharlesWayneCT
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To: Blue Turtle
“NRCS revealed its true colors...”

Between Rove last night and now this - what a bunch of elitist crybabies.

Hey RINO’s - the ice is melting right underneath your feet.

14 posted on 09/15/2010 7:09:52 AM PDT by MichaelCorleone
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To: Big Bureaucracy

Please call and/or Email the GOP of Delaware to request they support O’Donnell. Even if you favored Castle, O’Donnell is our canidate and crucial for a Senate Majority.

National GOP:
info@gop.com
202.863.8500

Delaware GOP:
info@delawaregop.com
302.668.1954


15 posted on 09/15/2010 7:10:05 AM PDT by facedodge
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To: ClearCase_guy

The GOP thought they could they could co-opt the Tea Party movement. The TP would be their “useful idiots”. Think again my friends. Their boy Loser Lazio lost here in NY also.


16 posted on 09/15/2010 7:10:31 AM PDT by BiggieLittle
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To: CharlesWayneCT

Up to 60% on her $200,000 fundraiser. Let’s make it $300,000.


17 posted on 09/15/2010 7:11:12 AM PDT by CharlesWayneCT
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To: CharlesWayneCT

We’ve all been stiffing the NRSC for a while now, so I’m not surprised they don’t have the money to spend on her race. Wasn’t that the whole point of the “not one thin dime” movement? To make it meaningless who the NRSC will fund, since we kept OUR money to send in directly to candidates?

Seriously, conservatives can’t defund the NRSC and RNC, and then get upset when they don’t send their scarce dollars to support our candidates that they think can’t win. We told them we were going to support our own candidates, now they are holding us to our word.


Clear Thinking Award


18 posted on 09/15/2010 7:11:24 AM PDT by PeterPrinciple ( Seeking the truth here folks.)
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DE-FUND THE NRSC!

Cut it off, and kill it.

19 posted on 09/15/2010 7:11:24 AM PDT by Keith in Iowa (TV News is an oxymoron. MSNBC = Moonbats Spouting Nothing But Crap.)
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To: Big Bureaucracy

To: All the Tea Party activists:

A well done for outstanding efforts. RINOs are on the run. The Washington insider Republican party who gave us McCain is in eclipse. You don’t know your own strength!


20 posted on 09/15/2010 7:11:56 AM PDT by ex-snook ("Above all things, truth beareth away the victory")
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To: Big Bureaucracy

I swear to God, I hate the damn GOP!

It is as Rush said yesterday, if their nonsense and recalcitrance causes the formation of a third party, that minority third party will be the GOP, which is all but a vestigial organ at this point.


21 posted on 09/15/2010 7:11:56 AM PDT by chris37
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To: Big Bureaucracy
A short while ago I sent an email to the NRSC, after having sent it to the RNC Fire Nancy Pelosi Tour Bus campaign. Here's the NRSC email address: info@nrsc.org

Here's my email:

I just sent the following to the RNC care of their Fire Nancy Pelosi bus tour. Since it pertains to the NRSC in particular, I'm sending it to you as well:

I’m all for the “Fire Pelosi Bus Tour. But why stop there? There isn’t an anti-American incumbent that should be left in Congress come November 3rd. And as far as their actions go, I’d say that should include Michael Steele, John Cornyn, Mitch McConnell, John McCain, the NRSC, and all Republicans In Name Only who inhabit the Washington beltway. Especially after their petulant, sour grapes refusal to back Senate candidate Christine O’Donnell in her bid for the Senate seat from Delaware. She was the people’s choice but now you won’t back her? I’ve never seen a bigger bunch of infantile nitwits in my life. Karl Rove? Karl Rove is a jerk.

Make no mistake. We’re coming for all of you. We’re taking the Republican Party back from the Democrat lites who infest Washington. We’re taking this nation back to it’s roots in Constitutional government. We’re tired of bi-partisan politics. We’re tired of pork laden spending. We’re tired of government growing exponentially just because you people think it will solidify your tenure. We’re tired of open borders and the infiltration of anti-American leeches who drain our economy. Finally, we’re tired of not being listened to.

Fire Pelosi? Sure. She’s socialist scum. But she’s not alone. We want to fire you all.

With what little (if any) respect that is due...

I'll never, ever support the RNC NRSC, or any Republican entity until they clean themselves of the leftist elites who rule these organizations. All my support, especially monetary support, will go directly to the candidate of my choice; especially Christine O'Donnell. And I'm not alone. No, I'm not alone by a long shot.

Sincerely,

bcsco

Let them know exactly how you feel about their miserable respect for voter preferences.

22 posted on 09/15/2010 7:12:04 AM PDT by bcsco (From Recovery Summer to The Winter of our Discontent...)
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To: bcsco

23 posted on 09/15/2010 7:13:58 AM PDT by Blue Turtle
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To: MichaelCorleone

They’d rather scorch the political landscape than let the rabble into their exclusive club. Well, guess what? The next time they demand conservatives support the moderate winner of a primary, they can go suck eggs - unless they come around and eat their crow and help out conservative primary winners.


24 posted on 09/15/2010 7:14:05 AM PDT by dirtboy
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To: Lazamataz

Been that way from the get-go.


25 posted on 09/15/2010 7:14:16 AM PDT by Roccus (......and then there were none.)
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To: Big Bureaucracy

If they don’t support her, make sure they have no money to support the RINOs.


26 posted on 09/15/2010 7:14:16 AM PDT by AU72
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To: Lazamataz

Well said!


27 posted on 09/15/2010 7:14:46 AM PDT by ex-snook ("Above all things, truth beareth away the victory")
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To: CharlesWayneCT

Your $35 donation to O’Donnell’s campaign provides an additional political benefit: Be sure to print out a copy of your donation receipt to send to the NRSC — instead of a check — when they come asking for money. How we spend our election dollars is a message the political establishment understands.


28 posted on 09/15/2010 7:14:51 AM PDT by glennaro
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To: Big Bureaucracy

They aren’t answering their phone:
(202) 675-6000


29 posted on 09/15/2010 7:14:51 AM PDT by bray (The Tea Party Manual: http://www.brayincandy.com/id239.html)
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To: Big Bureaucracy

“It is not the Republican’s elite who decides who is worthy to be Senator and who is not – it is the voters in the primaries.”

Amen - and it’s time to revolt and vote with dollars to particular candidates, not to the central party coffers.

Colonel, USAFR


30 posted on 09/15/2010 7:15:06 AM PDT by jagusafr ("We hold these truths to be self-evident...")
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To: CharlesWayneCT

...you hated Castle, you loved O’Donnell.

Not really. I was a Castle supporter, but now that O'Donnell has won, I will be supporting her with $$, and I have fired off an email to the NRC, stating that it is inconceivable that the Republican Party would not support the winner of the Republican Primary.

31 posted on 09/15/2010 7:16:57 AM PDT by norge (The amiable dunce is back, wearing a skirt and high heels.)
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To: Big Bureaucracy

I just donated $100 bucks, I’m psyched, let’s roll ...


32 posted on 09/15/2010 7:16:57 AM PDT by Scythian
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To: CharlesWayneCT
Seriously, conservatives can’t defund the NRSC and RNC, and then get upset when they don’t send their scarce dollars to support our candidates that they think can’t win.

Sure. I have no problem with that.

What I do have a problem with, is GOP elitests going on TV and actively trying to sabotage O'Donnell's campaign.

That is totally unacceptable.

33 posted on 09/15/2010 7:17:55 AM PDT by ClearCase_guy (Things will change after the revolution, but not before.)
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To: CharlesWayneCT

I just made a small donation. You must read the comments after you donate. Last night she was trying to raise 50k today she is over 100,000 and climbing by the minute. Cool.


34 posted on 09/15/2010 7:18:42 AM PDT by screaminsunshine (counter revolutionary)
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To: Big Bureaucracy

They are the reason for the tea party. This shows how much power is behind the people. Castle’s response is exactly how a RINO would act.


35 posted on 09/15/2010 7:19:08 AM PDT by opentalk
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To: MNJohnnie

You are becoming aware. A great burden. Join the cause.


36 posted on 09/15/2010 7:19:38 AM PDT by screaminsunshine (counter revolutionary)
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To: Big Bureaucracy
I hope that while I am writing this post the NRSC is reversing their decision.

Their hasty decision has definately turned off a lot of people who otherwise would have been willing supporters. Basically they have declared the NRSC should decide what is best for the party not the voters. They may soon realize they shot themselves in the foot as NRSC donations start drying up.

37 posted on 09/15/2010 7:20:27 AM PDT by True Grit
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To: screaminsunshine

and what do both Steele and Powell think? (crickets)


38 posted on 09/15/2010 7:20:46 AM PDT by Blue Turtle
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To: ex-snook

Is there a bag limit or is it open season. Those Varmints.


39 posted on 09/15/2010 7:21:16 AM PDT by screaminsunshine (counter revolutionary)
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To: Big Bureaucracy

I am starting to wonder if the “GOP” is simply “pretending” to oppose all of obama’s policies, win in a landslide and then continue to take over where the Dems left off... Wondering.


40 posted on 09/15/2010 7:21:50 AM PDT by mikelets456
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To: Big Bureaucracy

Cornyn is HIDING. His office won’t discuss this.

The NRSC is not answering its phones.

CORNYN - RESIGN NOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


41 posted on 09/15/2010 7:22:25 AM PDT by Diogenesis ('Freedom is the right of all sentient beings.' - Optimus Prime)
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To: glennaro

I am sending an IOU for a couple Billion.


42 posted on 09/15/2010 7:22:33 AM PDT by screaminsunshine (counter revolutionary)
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To: opentalk

T-Power is growing. It will run them over.


43 posted on 09/15/2010 7:23:40 AM PDT by screaminsunshine (counter revolutionary)
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To: mikelets456

You are becoming aware. Join the cause.


44 posted on 09/15/2010 7:24:49 AM PDT by screaminsunshine (counter revolutionary)
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To: CharlesWayneCT

It is time to get rid of the backstabbing wing of the GOP.

Romney - backstabber

Castle - backstabber

Cornyn - backstabber

Rove - backstabber.


45 posted on 09/15/2010 7:25:00 AM PDT by Diogenesis ('Freedom is the right of all sentient beings.' - Optimus Prime)
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To: CharlesWayneCT
Up to 60% on her $200,000 fundraiser. Let’s make it $300,000.

Now up to 66% in so short a time, come on folks, let's donate, this is one way we can really help.

http://www.christine2010.com/
46 posted on 09/15/2010 7:25:10 AM PDT by Scythian
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To: Big Bureaucracy

Michael Steele:
You have insulted us for the last time. You publicly announce your lack of support for a candidate because your hand picked guy didn’t win?

Whose side are you on, really? Many of us feel you and the party have been playing an insider game far too long and enough is enough!

So long you as you are head of the RNC I will not take your calls or even open your letters.

The Republican voter has changed and you and your friends or the cabal of country club Republicans are dinosaurs.

Giving money and support to Crist, Specter, Scuzzyfavor, Chaffee, Snow, Collins? Unacceptable!

Have fun. That little light in the corner of your eye is your career dissipation light.

Have a nice day!

Slugs


47 posted on 09/15/2010 7:27:50 AM PDT by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously... You'll never live through it.)
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To: ClearCase_guy
What I do have a problem with, is GOP elitests going on TV and actively trying to sabotage O'Donnell's campaign. That is totally unacceptable.

Same thing applies for the state Republican establishment doing robocalls to try to destroy her.

48 posted on 09/15/2010 7:32:24 AM PDT by Wissa (Gone Galt)
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To: Vendome
Now at 68% and climbing ...
49 posted on 09/15/2010 7:32:53 AM PDT by Scythian
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To: ClearCase_guy; CharlesWayneCT

You are absolutely correct.

If the powers that be don’t have the money to give to all candidates, fine.

But to broadcast on the night of the election, with Rove leading the charge, that the Republican primary winner is a loser is just plain sabotage.

This temper tantrum had nothing to do with money. This was a bunch of upset elitists who acted like spoiled children because they didn’t get their way.

Disgusting.

Everyone, please do what you can and donate directly to these left behind candidates.

Money is the only thing these ivory tower jerks understand or will listen to.


50 posted on 09/15/2010 7:33:05 AM PDT by Aurorales (I will not be ridiculed into silence)
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