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alp227 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-08-11 08:40 PM
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Romney supporters slam Gingrich’s leadership skills, vanity
Source: Wash. Post

Republican candidate Mitt Romney launched Thursday his first sharp attack on rival Newt Gingrich — choosing to focus on Gingrich’s leadership as House speaker and using old colleagues to paint him as vain, erratic and unreliable.

The effort began in earnest with a morning conference call with the news media, in which James M. Talent, a former congressmen and senator from Missouri, and John Sununu, who had been chief of staff to President George H.W. Bush, ripped into Gingrich.

“What we’re here to say — with reluctance, but clearly — is that he’s not a reliable and trusted conservative leader,” Talent said. “Because he’s not a reliable or trustworthy leader.”

Gingrich “is more concerned about Newt Gingrich than he is about conservative principle,” Sununu said.

Read more: http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/romney-supporter...
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titaniumsalute Donating Member (558 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-08-11 08:43 PM
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1. Yummy...get the popcorn...
:popcorn:
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groundloop Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-08-11 09:39 PM
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2. Extra butter and salt for mine please
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wordpix Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-08-11 09:42 PM
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3. I still love it when the rats eat their own so pass the popcorn
:applause: Keep ripping him "reluctantly," Rich Mitt, I love it! :popcorn:
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Muskypundit Donating Member (417 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-08-11 09:46 PM
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4. Thats all he has?
Against Gingrich? How would he even BEGIN to attack Obama?
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dimbear Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-09-11 12:36 AM
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5. Romney has problems. No use calling Newt a corrupt political hack that
Edited on Fri Dec-09-11 12:37 AM by dimbear
constantly flipflops, despises the middle class and the working class, etc. because pot kettle.

Got to think of something that doesn't bounce back.
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