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Sat Jan 26, 2013, 11:11 AM

Republican chair steps down

Ashton Oravetz served the Texas Republican Party for 33 years. He worked his way up to chairman of the Smith County GOP. Now, he has stepped down, saying the party's brand is tarnished and he can do more for conservatives as a grassroots activist.

http://www.texastribune.org/2013/01/25/county-republican-party-chair-steps-down/

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white cloud Jan 2013 OP
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Response to white cloud (Original post)

Sat Jan 26, 2013, 11:13 AM

1. Another empty chair for the GOP Museum nt

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Response to white cloud (Original post)

Sat Jan 26, 2013, 11:38 AM

2. An admission of defeat?



Maybe he sees something in the crystal ball or he didn't like what Miss Cleo read in the tarot cards.

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Response to white cloud (Original post)

Sat Jan 26, 2013, 01:04 PM

3. Smith County? Isn't that Gohmert's Domain?

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Response to white cloud (Original post)

Sat Jan 26, 2013, 01:26 PM

4. He thinks the Texas GOP is too liberal!



Good news for Democrats is that he's trying to start a 3rd Party. I don't know if would draw enough Tea Party voters to make a difference in state-wide elections here, but I hope he gives the TX GOP something to worry about.

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Response to susanr516 (Reply #4)

Sat Jan 26, 2013, 04:05 PM

5. Texas State is getting bluer and he knows it.

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Response to white cloud (Original post)

Sat Jan 26, 2013, 04:26 PM

6. THE GOP IS GOING DOWN

 

It is time for another fourth rate political party for the RIGHT WING.

These people are zombies who are ready to attack themselves to SAVE themselves...

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