LaTourette slams tea party reaction

Nov 8, 2012 Full story: KOAT-TV 8

After some tea party leaders blamed Mitt Romney's loss in the presidential election on his lack of conservatism, Rep.

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#1 Nov 9, 2012
My view is that the tea party's right wing approach
to every issue was a major contributor to Governor
Romney's loss. If the tea party does not rethink
it's political philosophy and move in a more
conciliatory direction, their candidate will lose again.
Sheik Yerbouti

Pennington, NJ

#2 Nov 9, 2012
The teabaggers are all but dead. Normal Americans do not like extremism of the right or left!

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#3 Nov 9, 2012
The Mitt was selected by a process created and adminatrated by the same people who majored in theater.
The election was decided by students who cheated in class.

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#5 Nov 9, 2012
bobob wrote:
My view is that the tea party's right wing approach
to every issue was a major contributor to Governor
Romney's loss. If the tea party does not rethink
it's political philosophy and move in a more
conciliatory direction, their candidate will lose again.
If were that simple. Romney is a good man, and a good family man, that being said, he is still a moderate and 3.5 million conservatives stayed home. That's what lost the election. You can only ignore people so long and then they lose interest.

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#6 Nov 9, 2012
Sheik Yerbouti wrote:
The teabaggers are all but dead. Normal Americans do not like extremism of the right or left!
It is good to know Marxism is not extreme left in your opinion.
Orvieto355

Porto Torres, Italy

#7 Nov 9, 2012
The tea bags act like Taliban.
imaginaryfriend

Garden City, MI

#9 Nov 9, 2012
Tea-talibans and Tea-bigots, yeah, that'll work for your next big loss.

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#10 Nov 10, 2012
au contraire wrote:
<quoted text>If were that simple. Romney is a good man, and a good family man, that being said, he is still a moderate and 3.5 million conservatives stayed home. That's what lost the election. You can only ignore people so long and then they lose interest.
You are correct, in my view. However the tea party's approach
and hard line turned many people off.

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