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De Blasio Backs Cuomo: Wants Conservatives to Get Out
« on: January 23, 2014, 04:08:39 PM »
http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2014/01/23/De-Blasio-Backs-Cuomo-100-Percent

De Blasio Backs Cuomo: Wants Conservatives to Get Out
 
by Kerry Picket 23 Jan 2014, 8:42 AM PDT

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio emphatically backed New Governor Andrew Cuomo’s controversial remarks that “extreme” conservatives – which he defined as being pro-life, second amendment advocates, or supporters of traditional marriage – “have no place in the state of New York.”

“I stand by that 100 percent,” de Blasio told reporters at the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Washington, D.C. on Thursday.

“I agree with Governor Cuomo’s remarks. I interpret his remarks to say that an extremist attitude that continues the reality of violence in our communities or an extremist attitude that denies the rights of women does not represent the views of New York State,” he added.

Governor Cuomo riled up conservatives in New York state as well as all over the country when he told a local New York State radio program last Friday “extreme conservatives who are right-to-life, pro-assault-weapon, anti-gay....have no place in the state of New York, because that’s not who New Yorkers are.”

The remarks have snowballed into a major controversy, with Fox News host Sean Hannity vowing to leave New York City, prompting a bidding war between Republican governors to persuade him to move to their states. Hannity is reportedly eyeing a political bid in Texas. At the March for Life yesterday, one participant pushed back at Cuomo, telling Breitbart News, "We're here, we're pro-life, get used to it."

De Blasio conceded that “we all understand there’s a right to free speech. I wouldn’t disagree with that right and neither would Governor Cuomo.”

But exercising that free speech could put you on the wrong side of New York “values,” de Blasio maintained. “I think he’s saying that the attitude of those who want to continue the status quo on guns or want to challenge and deny the right to choose does not reflect the values of New Yorkers. He was absolutely right to say what he said,” de Blasio stated.

When asked by a reporter if he does not feel the need to reach out to those who disagree with him and would rather others share his values instead, de Blasio responded, “The first point is, we represent our people and Governor Cuomo is right and I believe I’m on firm ground in saying our people, the people in New York State and the people of New York City reject extremists views against a women’s right to choose and in favor of the proliferation of guns in our society. And I stand by that 100 percent.”

De Blasio is under fire in New York for the city's disastrous response to the recent snow storm, which prompted questions about why he was in front of the television cameras in D.C. instead of working to fix the roads back home. De Blasio admitted Wednesday "more could have been done."
“The time is now near at hand which must probably determine, whether Americans are to be, Freemen, or Slaves.” G Washington July 2, 1776

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Re: De Blasio Backs Cuomo: Wants Conservatives to Get Out
« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2014, 04:51:42 PM »
Birds of a feather...thank goodness they're there and I'm here.   :laugh:
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Re: De Blasio Backs Cuomo: Wants Conservatives to Get Out
« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2014, 04:53:00 PM »
Just leave your money on the way out.
Why?  Well, because I'm a bastard, that's why.

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Re: De Blasio Backs Cuomo: Wants Conservatives to Get Out
« Reply #3 on: January 23, 2014, 05:34:52 PM »
To show how utterly stupid those two are........ Mercury One (The Glenn Beck organization) donated $250 million to the NYPD because they needed money for equipment and they donated $500 million to a NYC hospital to help cover expenses for them treating people who do not have health insurance.  This is just a small list of donations his company has made in the past year - yet because they are conservative they are not welcome in New York.
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Re: De Blasio Backs Cuomo: Wants Conservatives to Get Out
« Reply #4 on: January 23, 2014, 05:39:42 PM »
Substitute "Juden" or "ni**er and you will see what these two are all about.
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Re: De Blasio Backs Cuomo: Wants Conservatives to Get Out
« Reply #5 on: January 23, 2014, 06:40:27 PM »
Expect to see a very high exit fee to leave the state. 
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Re: De Blasio Backs Cuomo: Wants Conservatives to Get Out
« Reply #6 on: January 23, 2014, 07:58:30 PM »
Expect to see a very high exit fee to leave the state.

It is a matter of time that is going to happen.. I think it will happen in Illinois.
GOP House members came to Paul Ryan to be Speaker. He didn't come to them. And he was everybody's conservative darling back in 2012. So unless 1 of the remaining 240 wants to step up & do a better job in budgeting & negotiations & herding the party cats, then everybody please STFU. You go to battle with the army you have, not the one you want but don't have.

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Re: De Blasio Backs Cuomo: Wants Conservatives to Get Out
« Reply #7 on: January 23, 2014, 08:39:24 PM »
[[ New York Mayor Bill de Blasio emphatically backed New Governor Andrew Cuomo’s controversial remarks that “extreme” conservatives – which he defined as being pro-life, second amendment advocates, or supporters of traditional marriage – “have no place in the state of New York.”
“I stand by that 100 percent,” de Blasio told reporters at the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Washington, D.C. on Thursday. ]]

Of course you do, Wilhelm. No surprise there. You're a communist. That's obvious.

But Cuomo? Andy should know better... um..... wait.....
Is he a communist, as well?


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