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Thu Nov 15, 2012, 10:08 AM

GOP gives a top House spot to a woman

One of the top leadership positions in the Republican-controlled House of Representatives will go to Cathy McMorris Rodgers, who represents Washington state. The move comes after Republicans fared poorly with female voters in last week' election.

By Andrew Miga and Laurie Kellman, Associated Press / November 14, 2012

... The election of Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers of Washington state to the No. 4 leadership position <to lead the Republican Conference> among House Republicans dispatches conservative favorite Tom Price of Georgia, who had been endorsed by Mitt Romney's running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin. House Speaker John Boehner didn't take sides, but McMorris Rodgers was considered the leadership favorite ...

The race for such an obscure post carried big symbolism after women voted for Democrats by an 11-point margin in the presidential and generic congressional races, according to an exit poll by The Associated Press and television networks. Republicans widely decried their party's domination by white males, and Democrats declared themselves the party of diversity ...

http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Latest-News-Wires/2012/1114/GOP-gives-a-top-House-spot-to-a-woman-video

I hear that Republican women are excitedly chanting: We're number four! We're number four!

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struggle4progress Nov 2012 OP
easychoice Nov 2012 #1
struggle4progress Nov 2012 #2
easychoice Nov 2012 #3
Ter Nov 2012 #5
SDjack Nov 2012 #4
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Sunlei Nov 2012 #7

Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Thu Nov 15, 2012, 10:36 AM

1. She stinks on ice

She is endorsed by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce she is against A.C.A..I am guessing she is Lyin Ryan's female twin.

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Response to easychoice (Reply #1)

Thu Nov 15, 2012, 10:43 AM

2. She seems to be a birther, too:

... Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA). The Vice-Chairman of the House Republican Conference once told reporters “Oh, I’d like to see the documents” ...
7 Birthers Speaking At The Republican Convention
By Annie-Rose Strasser, Aviva Shen and Josh Israel on Aug 24, 2012 at 3:28 pm
http://thinkprogress.org/election/2012/08/24/743791/birther-convention/?mobile=nc

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Response to struggle4progress (Reply #2)

Thu Nov 15, 2012, 11:24 AM

3. Yup! And thats just the start of it...

She was pushed into that chair because of the election loss.But hold on there is more,she is a real right wing nut job.She needs to go and take Dave (the cop) Reichhart with her

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cathy_McMorris_Rodgers

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Response to easychoice (Reply #1)

Thu Nov 15, 2012, 11:40 AM

5. I haven't heard that term in YEARS

 

Made me think of find memories as a kid.

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Thu Nov 15, 2012, 11:35 AM

4. Hey Cathy: When you see a Repug with an empty glass or cup on the top of his head,

that means to get your butt over to him and fill it -- now.

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Thu Nov 15, 2012, 11:44 AM

6. Spam deleted by gkhouston (MIR Team)

 

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Thu Nov 15, 2012, 11:54 AM

7. republicans will never change if they won't dump their main puppet- Boehner

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