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Entries from November 2010

A Lesson for the MOGOP?

November 30th, 2010 · No Comments

Looks like Senator Cornyn doesn’t want to make the mistake again of alienating Tea Party voters: National Journal: National Republican Senatorial Committee Chair John Cornyn (R-Texas) reached out to former Missouri Treasurer Sarah Steelman (R) about a Senate campaign before Thanksgiving, according to an NRSC source. In addition to encouraging her to run, Cornyn assured [...]

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Tags: Hon. Jim Talent · Sarah Steelman

Trouble in Paradise? At Least Unions Are Still on Board With Nixon

November 30th, 2010 · 1 Comment

KC Star: (11/6/10) Democrats are steaming mad that, in their view, Gov. Jay Nixon, sat it out this election season. On election night, he opted to lounge at home rather than stand with fallen party members…And, they point out, Nixon plunged into 2012 re-election mode with a KC fundraising planning meeting on Oct. 25 while [...]

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4 Weeks After Election Day, Democrats’ Priorities Still Out Of Touch

November 30th, 2010 · No Comments

With Congress back from its Thanksgiving break, Democrats once again have an opportunity to prove that they heard the message Americans sent Washington on election day by focusing on the priorities of the American people: helping the economy and preventing a massive tax increase in January. Yet Democrats continue to show that their priorities are [...]

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Clyburn Says Preventing Tax Hikes Not “Essential” As Dem Priorities Continue To Be Wildly Out Of Touch‏

November 19th, 2010 · No Comments

After a week of demonstrating their priorities still aren’t aligned with those of the American people, even in the wake of an historic election, Democrats in Congress still don’t seem to have learned anything. Most Americans are concerned with the economy, and one of the best things that could be done from Washington to help [...]

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Guest Commentary: Every Action Causes an Equal and Opposite Reaction

November 18th, 2010 · No Comments

This commentary was submitted by one of our readers and Facebook friends. If you have a submission or political gossip you’d like to share, drop us a line at editor@mopns.com By Justin Lindsey Nobody can argue that President Obama’s election was an extreme reaction to the RINO Republicans and misconceptions and realities of President Bush. [...]

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Dem Pollster on Tommy Sowers Campaign: “Delusional”, “Propaganda”, “Exaggeration”, “Absurdity”, “Distortion & Fiction”

November 18th, 2010 · 1 Comment

“Still, isn’t there something at least a little wrong with prying cash out of people by leading them to believe that you can win when you can’t? Or were the Sowers folks so politically inept that in late October they thought their candidate could win?” – Stuart Rothenberg Writing in Roll Call today, Democrat Pollster [...]

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