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Five Years Ago Today: Arlen Specter leaves GOP


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#1 D. R. Tucker

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Posted 28 April 2014 - 03:11 AM

And considering what has happened since, who can blame him?

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Posted 28 April 2014 - 06:41 AM

I think it had as much to do with self-preservation as anything. Not that that worked out so well.

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Posted 28 April 2014 - 07:07 AM

View Postindy, on 28 April 2014 - 06:41 AM, said:

I think it had as much to do with self-preservation as anything. Not that that worked out so well.

Yeah that was too obviously a move of desperation, to count for much.
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Posted 30 April 2014 - 11:42 AM

He was the last Republican I ever voted for at the federal level. Unfortunately I'm not hopeful that I'll ever be able vote Republican again in my lifetime.
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Posted 30 April 2014 - 12:12 PM

View PostLFC, on 30 April 2014 - 11:42 AM, said:

He was the last Republican I ever voted for at the federal level. Unfortunately I'm not hopeful that I'll ever be able vote Republican again in my lifetime.

For me, George Voinovich.
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