R. Neal's picture

Probably better to keep

Heh. Indeed. But maybe it's better to keep quiet and have your supporters say stuff like this on your behalf:

http://kuritaforsenate.blogspot.com/2005/12/demystifying-racism.html

JustJohnny's picture

now is not the time....

....for an issues page! Why, oh why, would you want to take a stance on something? You might offend/put-off a potential voter...

....on the other hand...you might build on your base if you take a stance. But then again, red state or at least more red people vote, so why piss off irritate either colored voter until after the primaries?

The end game is getting elected; why play hard while you’re warming up?

Eleanor A's picture

You know

Some people actually base votes and party affiliation on, I don't know, trivial things like ethics, or a closely-held sense of right and wrong.

Seems to me like anything else is the worst sort of appealing to folks' most base instincts.

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.

More information about formatting options

CAPTCHA
This question is used to make sure you are a human visitor and to prevent spam submissions.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.

Upcoming events:

Lost Medicaid Funding

To date, the failure to expand Medicaid/TennCare has cost the State of Tennessee ? in lost federal funding.

TN Progressive

TN Politics

Local Media Blogs

Local News

News Sentinel

State News

Wire Reports

Site Statistics

Last 7 days:
  • Posts: 25
  • Comments: 319
  • Visits: 11,386
  • Pageviews: 30,816
Last 30 days:
  • Posts: 130
  • Comments: 1832
  • Visits: 48,391
  • Pageviews: 138,099

TN Progressive

Nearby:

Beyond:

At large: