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sabra Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-31-08 01:25 PM
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Former Reagan adviser endorses Obama (chief of staff Ken Duberstein)
Source: CNN

(CNN) Former Reagan chief of staff Ken Duberstein told CNN's Fareed Zakaria Friday he intends to vote for Democrat Barack Obama this Tuesday.

Duberstein said he was influenced by another prominent Reagan official - Colin Powell - in his decision.

"Well let's put it this way - I think Colin Powell's decision is in fact the good housekeeping seal of approval on Barack Obama."

Powell served as national security advisor to Reagan during Duberstein's tenure as chief of staff.

Read more: http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2008/10/31/former-... /
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bluestateguy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-31-08 01:26 PM
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1. Pretty soon they are going to have to start a new group: Neo-cons for Obama
Oh well, a vote is a vote.

I hope he lives in Virginia.
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qanda Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-31-08 01:31 PM
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2. Yes we con! Yes we con!
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bigworld Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-31-08 01:33 PM
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3. C'Mon Nancy -- when are you gonna endorse??
You're forgiven for everything if you do. ;)
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Number23 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-31-08 04:18 PM
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8. I was just thinking the same thing!
Considering Nancy is famous for not being able to stand McCain and the number of Repubs that are crossing over, hat in hand, for Obama it wouldn't surprise me one bit if she votes for our guy.
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RUMMYisFROSTED Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-31-08 01:35 PM
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4. Duberstein, Adelman, McClellan, Powell?
oomph
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yellowcanine Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-31-08 02:21 PM
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6. Soon it will be easier to list the Republicans who DON'T support Obama.
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rusty_parts2001 Donating Member (728 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-31-08 02:13 PM
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5. he can join chief rat Powell jumping ship
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redqueen Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-31-08 03:37 PM
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7. Wow. Another bitter pill for McPalin. (nt)
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