Skip to comments.Will There Be a Consequence? (Can GOPe get away w/calling us racists?)
Posted on 06/26/2014 2:14:00 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
It was the Republicans in Washington and their allies in Mississippi who distributed fliers to Democrats in Mississippi calling conservatives racists, klansmen, Nazis, etc. It was a concerted effort by the GOP to beat their own base at any cost.
And heres the kicker there will be no consequence if they have their way. That begs the question of whether there should be. Should the Republican establishment in Washington get away with tarring its own voters as racists? Should the Republican establishment in Washington get away with comparing its own base to Klansmen?
If there is no penalty for doing so, they will keep doing it. If there is no consequence, they will attack their own base to preserve their power. They will learn no lesson. In fact, some of you may want to donate to Travis Childers, Thad Cochrans Democrat opponent. I cannot say that I blame you.
Cochran will now put the highest bidders first. The GOP will carry out this tactic of calling you racist klansmen Nazis everywhere it works. I would like to see the GOP get the majority and oust Harry Reid as leader. But I understand if you think Mississippi can still be sacrificed.
I wont join you. But I understand. If the GOP is allowed to get away with how they won in Mississippi, they will never really practice what they preach when it comes to limited government. There must be some consequence. I am just not sure what it should be. But Im pretty damn sure it shouldnt be that the base is treated as the battered wife of the Establishment. Right now that seems to be the case.
The GOPe is the stoopid party. They won’t be taking over the Senate by behaving like the Commie “Rats. Barbour and Rove need to be taken to the woodshed and be beaten within inches of their lives with a 2x4.
It didn’t go over well with me. I tolerated the GOPe before. Not anymore. They can count on no longer receiving my votes or contributions. It is over.
You idiots at Red States were calling us racists before the establishment thought it was cool.
The Republican Party called me for a donation this morning. I said are you freaking kidding me. You will never get a dime from me again. This Mississippi crap has to stop. They did it to Cuccinelli. Now this. I am so done.. I donated to McDaniel this morning and if he does not run as a write in, I will donate to the Dem. What the heck is the difference.. Better the devil you know
Some high profiles are even starting to catch on that these Establishment types and their voters, have to be defeated at the ballot box to avoid the further rise of Uni Party.
Mississippi was the turning point. McConnell can be defeated now, with applying operation reverse chaos from the conservative side.
It needs to happen.
Mississippi doesn’t allow write-ins in such a situation or Independent candidates past January. If Sen. McDaniel doesn’t prevail in court it’s all over.
He’s whistling past the graveyard on that one, isn’t he?
They’ve now proven themselves to be just as sleazy as the democrats. They did this for a vile fossil that hasn’t done anything productive in 30+ years..
There’s still the general election. Better to elect a Dem who is guaranteed to only serve one term than to give another term to this GOPe traitor.
Has a state party ever called one of its own sitting 2-term Senators a racist, just because he dared to run for higher office?
Probably, but no example comes to mind. This sure looks like the 1840-1860 period, doesn’t it?
Taking out a leader is more than just taking out a senator or rep, it is taking out their tenacles, their networks, their hold on all sorts of perks, and their toadies. That is why Cantors loss caused such an audible gasp among the elites.
I support this strategy. I would like both, but if mcconnell is necessary to hold the senate, then a boehner loss will send a mighty big message fear us. Right now, they dont fear us. First, they must fear us.
The Tough Road to Knocking out John Boehner:
The MS Libertarian Party has not listed a candidate for the Senate race. I wonder if McDaniel can be put on THEIR ticket?
Thank you for that info. We’re hearing about a write-in possibility from people who should know better.
This may be why Cruz made his remarks so early, understanding that with the exception of a challenge, the race was over.
Cruz innhisvremarks also may have been telling us that the Establishment PAID for the dirty tricks operation. I believe they also colluded with Democrats and Democrat activists to get the job done on the ground in those black districts.
Senator Cruz, who is only 43 years old, has forgotten more about the constitution and the laws of the various states than the top five Democratic legal eagles.
McConnell has to go. It was he who fundraised for Cochran to crush us.
Reverse chaos has to take McConnell out, for any hope to stop the Uni Party. They have given us the Mississippi template for how to take the opponent out.
We either answer with equal force or we are done and so is the Republic.
McConnell has to lose!
You don’t think boehner would send enough of a message? I am trying to walk the line between measured reason and thirst for revenge...
Appropiate strategy to start sacrificing gope politicians.
We'll be better off if an HOR with more conservatives takes back their power of the purse and articulates constitutional conservative principles. Not getting the Senate because of RINO treachery alienating conservative votes just might finally get the message across.
Playing the race card against their own is disgusting. About the only thing they can do is figure out a way for Cochran to lose on a recount....or something like that. What they did cannot be allowed to stand. McDaniels is the only Republican in Mississippi who earned the right to run for that Senate seat.
I certainly hope so, because two more years of treachery by the Establishment (and their lemming voter props) the Constitution itself won’t matter.
Someone posited earlier that Cochran will retire soon after his reelection, and Barbours son will be appointed to his seat. Not sure if this is how it works in Mississippi, but you cant overlook any sleazy tactic by power hungry rinos.
I was kicked off Red State in 2004 when I made a joke that al Queda would support Hillary Clinton for president.
They left my post up so that others could mock me but locked me out so I couldn’t defend myself.
Red State and the people who run can KISS MY ASS.
My friend, what happened in Mississippi was Pearl Harbor on conservatives. McConnell funded it! McConnell has to go!
If we let this go unpunished we lose all hope of sucess anywhere else, ever. A permanent knock out.
Boehner and McConnell, McCain, etc., are all bought and paid for by Uni Party donors and global interests. We conservatives have NOTHING but our vote to counter corruption.
If you fear to use it to strike the head of the snake, it won’t matter who holds the majority— it will be total collapse for us all.
“Aim small, hit small. Aim big, hit big.”
(Something like that.)
No more tax cuts for these people until the border is secure and they invest in a fair media. If they cannot cut spending then by god they should pay for it. Sell out Mister you shell out.
If Cochran wins, not consequences. If he loses, yes. So, I’ll let you know in November.
We can give the senate seat to the democrats, it’s Mississippi’s not the personal property of a bunch of shady politicians.
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