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Old 03-08-2020, 09:41 PM
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So hated that there's not even 4 Republican Senators can be found to remove him as Senate Majority Leader.
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No one wants to openly move against him.
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Old 03-08-2020, 10:18 PM
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Yes, he is hated in the GOP Senate because he is too controlling.



and he is unpopular in his own state.
This is detached from reality.
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Old 03-08-2020, 11:16 PM
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Well he's no longer the MOST unpopular senator in their own state. As noted already, RCP put him 21 points underwater.

Of course some of that disapproval is from those who feel he was not strong enough in Trump's corner, so they won't be voting D ... Here's an example of his polling from over a year ago: 23 points underwater but still
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Mitch McConnell 45% ...........................................
Democratic opponent 42%
Tough crowd.
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Old 03-09-2020, 05:18 PM
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No one wants to openly move against him.
And? Once he's no longer Senate Majority Leader, he's just another windbag among dozens. Literally as impotent in the Senate chamber as the bed chamber.

It's not fear of McConnell that keeps the cowards quiet, it's fear of having to account for their own votes to their constituents.
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Old 03-09-2020, 05:30 PM
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I sent $50. Who's in for $100?
Done and done.
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Old 03-09-2020, 07:00 PM
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I sent $50. Who's in for $100?
I’m doing an anti-asshole smorgasbord. I’ve given to McGrath, Jaime Harrison(Graham), Arballo (Nunes), and plan on giving to whoever runs against Gym Jordan and Matt Gaetz. Wish Rand Paul were up for re-election.

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