AARP to Obama: Stop citing us

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    AARP to Obama: Stop citing us
    The Hill ^ | 10/4/2012 | Elise Viebeck
    AARP to Obama: Stop citing us - The Hill's Healthwatch

     
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    I have always felt that the AARP was in the tank for Obama. I am thinking they just don't want to be dragged down with him at this point. When your own long time supporters start distancing themselves, it's not a good sign.

    Even yahoo, who normally does a great job of spinning all things Obama in a positive light, is saying that Obama's next hurdle is the latest jobs report.

    Me thinks things are beginning to unravel.
     
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    The AARP is an extremely powerful political lobbying group. It takes some big gray balls to complain about someone else using their politically oriented materials in a political debate.



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    Their membership took it up the ass after supporting Obolshevikcare...Now they hafta try to put up the illusion that they're all impartial and shit.
     
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    EGGSactly, they threw the seniors under the bush with the health care debacle, They're in the business of selling insurance.
     
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    I don't know why democrats think seniors are idiots.
     
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    Seniors, blacks, women...they think they're stupid, and they commit a lot of resources to misleading them.
     
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    I am a dues paying member of AARP
    If President Romney wants to cite my association as a source, I don't have a problem with it
     
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    One VP? zzzzzzzzzzz
     
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    many also think Mexicans eat up their shit too....all they represent to them is the lessor of two evils....
     

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