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LarryNaselli.com
Thursday, June 9, 2005
Compromisers protected their disproportionate influence

The reason Judge Janice Rogers Brown received a confirmation vote in the U.S. Senate (after four years of waiting) is not because of the vaunted statesmanship of McCain, et al., but because the threatened "Nuclear Option" promised a crushing defeat for the Dems, who cagily retreated in order to fight another day, counting on the GOP to weaken and unravel in the meantime.

As for the seven Republican traitors, their motivation for compromise was not comity, collegiality, the traditions of the Senate, nor even saving the Republic; rather they undermined the President, the GOP Leadership, 40+ fellow Republican Senators, and millions of Republican voters, because they realized that if 51 votes can confirm an executive appointment, then nobody needs Republican "Moderates"? McCain and his fellow Nitwits were selfishly protecting their own disproportionate power and influence in the U.S. Senate.

Posted by larry_naselli at 11:13 AM CDT
Updated: Thursday, June 16, 2005 6:55 AM CDT
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