GOP Senate Candidate Dodges Questions On Ryan Budget

Discussion in 'Politics' started by Political Junky, Jun 2, 2011.

  1. Political Junky
    Online

    Political Junky Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 27, 2009
    Messages:
    23,802
    Thanks Received:
    3,684
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Ratings:
    +8,931
  2. Toro
    Offline

    Toro Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Sep 29, 2005
    Messages:
    61,343
    Thanks Received:
    12,666
    Trophy Points:
    2,180
    Location:
    The Big Bend via Riderville
    Ratings:
    +39,716
    Haridopolos is a smart man. He's President of the Florida Senate. He often clashed with governor Scott over legal issues, such as whether or not Scott could sell state property without legislative approval. He's a pretty conservative guy, but with the Tea Party folks rampant in the state Republican party, he has to walk a fine line. Scott's approval ratings make Obama's look stratospheric, and with seniors dead set against Ryan's plan, anyone coming out strongly in favor of it - as the Tea Party wants - risks getting crushed in the next election.

    The Florida Republican party shot itself the foot in the last Senatorial election. The diehards nominated Katherine Harris and they lost a very winnable seat. Looks like they could do it again.
     

Share This Page