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General Category => Politics => Topic started by: Rapunzel on February 08, 2014, 12:24:13 AM

Title: Moderate Republicans team up with labor unions to defeat the tea party in 2014
Post by: Rapunzel on February 08, 2014, 12:24:13 AM
Title: Re: Moderate Republicans team up with labor unions to defeat the tea party in 2014
Post by: Atomic Cow on February 08, 2014, 12:26:13 AM
He's picking a fight with millions if not tens of millions of conservative voters.  He is greatly underestimating his opponent.
Title: Re: Moderate Republicans team up with labor unions to defeat the tea party in 2014
Post by: Rapunzel on February 08, 2014, 12:28:44 AM
He's picking a fight with millions if not tens of millions of conservative voters.  He is greatly underestimating his opponent.

I'm trying to place him when he was in congress.
Title: Re: Moderate Republicans team up with labor unions to defeat the tea party in 2014
Post by: Atomic Cow on February 08, 2014, 12:31:21 AM
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_LaTourette
Title: Re: Moderate Republicans team up with labor unions to defeat the tea party in 2014
Post by: Rapunzel on February 08, 2014, 12:33:39 AM
He subsequently co-founded a lobbying firm.[1]

Well there you have it... of course he doesn't want those pesky conservatives elected, might eat into his easy income from his former cronies on Capital Hill.