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News: Jim Demint To Leave Senate

Washington Post: Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) is leaving Congress in January to lead the Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank, as first reported by The Wall Street Journal.

DeMint, a staunch conservative who often clashes with party leadership, was reelected to a second term in 2010. He will depart before the new Congress is sworn in next month. “I’ve decided to join The Heritage Foundation at a time when the conservative movement needs strong leadership in the battle of ideas,” DeMint said in a statement. “My constituents know that being a Senator was never going to be my career.”

The senator, a vocal advocate for term limits, had already pledged not to seek a third term.

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not at all- I believe that if we are to look for allies

we should look on the right not on the left which by definition is anti liberty/statist.
Many libertarians were once Republicans

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Gov. Haley contact info

Just found the contact info for Gov. Haley. Lets send a message for her to appoint Tom Davis

http://www.governor.sc.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Is there any way to contact

Is there any way to contact Governor Haley to encourage her to appoint Tom Davis?

How cool would it be if Nikki

How cool would it be if Nikki Haley appointed Tom Davis to replace him until 2014? Tom Davis would be a US Senator next MONTH. Perhaps Linda Graham would even support that so as to keep Tom Davis from challenging him in a primary... and maybe Jim Demint only made the decision after a promise that the governor would appoint Tom Davis...

eh, who am i kiddin, it's Nikki Haley.

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Nikki Haley

doing something good for the country...hmmm...does not compute...BUT that would be fantastic!

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WTH? We really can't afford

WTH? We really can't afford to lose him in the Senate. *sigh*

Blessings )o(

Really?

Lose what? A Rino who's only interested in cutting welfare for the poor but not for the MIC? Give me a break.

Tom Davis AND Keith Blandford for Senate!

We could afford it if he's replaced by Tom Davis. Graham can still be challenged by Keith Blandford, who will be running in both the Republican AND Libertarian primaries.

Come on lol

Really? I'm glad the punkass is leaving.. Maybe we can get a real Liberty lover in that spot instead of a fake ass go along bitch.

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