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California Congressional candidate vows hunger strike until opponent agrees to debate

August 11, 2010 Politisite 0

One of the frustrations of political challengers is getting the incumbent to debate. Ray Lutz, a Democratic candidate in the 52nd Congressional District in eastern San Diego County, has a novel approach: a hunger strike until one-term Republican incumbent Duncan D. Hunter agrees to debate. “Until Hunter steps up to the plate, I’ll be stepping away from the dinner plate,” Lutz said. The hunger strike is set to officially begin […]

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SC Congressional Candidate Rob Miller makes false Joe Wilson/ Jack Abramoff claims

July 16, 2010 Politisite 0

(Columbia, SC – July 14, 2010) Liberal Democrat Rob Miller’s campaign released a inaccurate and unsourced attack on Representative Joe Wilson this afternoon, trying to link him to lobbyist Jack Abramoff. Joe Wilson has never met Jack Abramoff or taken money from him according to the Federal Election Commission (Source FEC), Wilson sure has met General David Petraeus, who currently commands U.S. Forces in Afghanistan. Just this morning, South Carolina […]

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Republican Tim Scott Releases Statement – Condemns NAACP Resolution Against Tea Party

July 14, 2010 Politisite 0

TIM SCOTT STATEMENT ON NAACP RESOLUTION CONDEMNING TEA PARTY AS “RACIST Tim Scott, Republican candidate for Congress in South Carolina’s First Congressional District, issued the following statement today: “I understand that the NAACP, at its annual conference in Kansas City, will vote today on a resolution condemning the Tea Party movement as “racist”. I believe that the NAACP is making a grave mistake in stereotyping a diverse group of Americans […]

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Sarah Palin endorses Tim Scott for South Carolina’s 1st District

June 19, 2010 Politisite 0 and follow him on Facebook and Twitter I’m very proud to add my support to Tim Scott’s campaign to represent South Carolina’s 1st congressional district. Tim has a remarkable success story. He grew up in poverty and was raised by a single-mom who struggled to provide. With help from a mentor and his brave mom, Tim learned to appreciate the value of hard work and American opportunity. He went […]

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SC State Senator Jake Knotts Calls Gubernatorial candidate Nikki Haley a RagHead

June 3, 2010 Politisite 0

Just one day after Gubernatorial candidate Nikki Haley was accused of having a one night stand with another campaigns political operative, South Carolina politics if the state that keeps on giving to late night comedic talk shows.
Today, during a local Podcast called PubPolitics, State Senator Jake Knotts appeared on the program unannounced and went into a racial tirade. Knotts said (paraphrasing here) that we have one RagHead in the White House and didn’t need a Raghead (referring to Haley who is Indian American) in the State House.

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Rising SC GOP star Nikki Haley denies affair with Blogger

May 24, 2010 Politisite 0

Politics as usual in South Carolina, 1 week after Nikki Haley takes the lead in the Governor Race, rumors fly about an affair between a local blogger three years ago. Haley responded, “I have been 100 percent faithful to my husband throughout our 13 years of marriage,” Haley said in a statement released to a local television station. “This claim against me is categorically and totally false.”
Political Operatives keep what is called an “ace in the hole” for such game changers like Sarah Palin coming to the State House and endorse Haley. Prior to that, Attorney General McMaster was in the lead.
Following the Rasmussen Poll last week, attack politics ensued. Here a a great example of how Republicans eat their own in attempt to be top dog.
South Carolina is full of bloggers who are Paid by party politics and Public Relations firms. It is very important here in Columbia to now who is being paid by who, when reading local blogs. Many times you can see the skew even without knowing who is paying them.
The blogger in question is Will Folks, who wrote in his blog, ” The truth in this case is what it is. Several years ago, prior to my marriage, I had an inappropriate physical relationship with Nikki. That’s it.
Notice that Folks made sure to say this happened before his marriage. True or not he makes sure he come out as the ‘innocent one’
Haley called this a, “disgraceful smear”, “It is quite simply South Carolina politics at its worst.”

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South Carolina Republican Governor Candidate Nikki Haley Takes the Lead

May 20, 2010 Politisite 0

Oh those Sarah Palin endorsements mean NOTHING!  Yeah Right.  Nikki Haley gets a Big Bounce bypassing the other Three Establishment Candidates.  No Wonder why Congressman Gresham Barrett went to court to get some third party Haley Commercials removed With South Carolina’s Republican Primary for Governor less than three weeks away, State Representative Nikki Haley, coming off a fresh endorsement by Sarah Palin, now leads the GOP pack. A new Rasmussen […]

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20 Nevada Tea Party Groups Release Joint Statement Against “Tea Party Candidate” Scott Ashjian

March 11, 2010 Politisite 0

For Immediate Release: March 10, 2010 From Nevada grassroots and tea party leaders Subject: Unified Statement / Grassroots Nevada is United We, the grassroots/tea party leaders of Nevada, speaking for the conservative activists in our communities, are united in issuing the following statement. • We are united in denouncing the TPN (Tea Party of Nevada). -o The TPN is not a conservative party who speaks for grassroots and tea party […]