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Lee Miringoff Quotes

It wasn't the raw meat, conservative Republican, ideological message. It was more tax cuts, solid Republican issues and not rabble rousing.
Lee Miringoff
#Conservative

Bloomberg is really pitching a shutout now. Even the debates really did not upend the mayor's apple cart.
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#Apple

Bloomberg is really pitching a shutout now, ... Even the debates really did not upend the mayor's apple cart.
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#Apple

That really is probably unreasonable to expect, given she is a junior senator in the minority party with a Republican president.
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#Minority

If you are talking about people who are constantly in the national news, the Hillary Clintons of the world, those people are better known. But sometimes name recognition is not a good thing.
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#News

At least the media won't be talking about the controversy in the Democratic Party.
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#Controversy

There's a real difference between her partisan and policy sides. She has to run as a strong partisan Democrat who can also gobble up a little bit of the middle.
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#Democrats

Clinton goes in with an advantage over Lazio. He gets the anti-Hillary vote, but that doesn't get him the kinds of numbers he ultimately needs.
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#Advantage

Clinton goes in with an advantage over Lazio, ... He gets the anti-Hillary vote, but that doesn't get him the kinds of numbers he ultimately needs.
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#Advantage

It would be pretty combative. These are not shy people. It would be experienced political people, slugging it out.
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#People

for the equivalent of a listening tour, without labeling it as such.
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#Listening

Part of his political need is to bridge the gap as a Republican with his upstate base, which may be more conservative than he is.
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#Republican

Weiner's numbers have improved, but it's still a close race for second.
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#Race

He's keeping his options open and he's trying to develop his political resume, which includes early caucus-primary states and international locations to show that you have met with foreign leaders. That's always a weakness for a governor, that you don't have international experience.
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#Trying

I think they're trying to stifle the inference that when he's working he doesn't work, so they have him working while he's on vacation.
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#Trying

The discussion has to move quickly to money. It's been spent very effectively, and he has lots of it.
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#Money

You probably need about two-thirds of the Jewish vote to pull it off as a Republican.
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#Republican

This is not what you call a big vote of confidence. It doesn't do you a whole lot of good on the fundraising side.
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#Confidence

Talk about a campaign being off message. It was not clear what the message was and now it is trying to explain away things it shouldn't even be talking about.
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#Trying

The clock is ticking, and fund-raising will have to start almost immediately. The Republicans don't have any points to give right now running against Sen. Clinton.
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#Republicans

Ethanol is very popular in Iowa.
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#Iowa

To use this opportunity to re-establish some of his conservative credentials makes a lot of sense. Whether voters elsewhere are going to be paying a whole lot of attention is another question.
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#Conservative

Most people don't know him. That's why the debates are so important for Rick Lazio, ... They know him as the person running against Hillary Clinton but they don't know what Rick Lazio is all about.
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#People

The money he's raised is not the kind that is going to close out the field.
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#Money

Most people don't know him. That's why the debates are so important for Rick Lazio. They know him as the person running against Hillary Clinton but they don't know what Rick Lazio is all about.
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#People

Her comments about Bush being one of the worst presidents in history aren't accidental. She was trying to spike up some of the core Democratic support.
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#History

Get them to think ... why he's not causing grief for the party. Right now, Democrats think they have a winner.
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#Democrats

This is an opportunity for both of them to get back in the swing of things. The problem for both of them is the other one.
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#Opportunity

I have a funny feeling that if there's a problem with her presentation, it'll get fixed.
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#Funny

If Democrats are convinced she can't win it in November, she'll lose.
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#Democrats