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Take Heart: GOP Stuns Democrats in New York
By Michael Young
Republican Bob Turner has defeated Democrat David Weiner in a special election to fill disgraced Democrat Anthony Weiner’sCongressional seat in New York. This conservative victory in a heavily liberal Democratic district sends an unequivocally strong message to Washington: Voters are tired of the liberal agenda being promoted out of Washington.
|Bob Turner becomes the first Republican elected in New York’s 9th district since 1920. Photo Courtesy: Bob Turner for Congress.
Turner ran directly against President Obama and his policies continually citing the damage being done by the president. This conservative Republican focused on these national issues and Obama’s resultant destructive polices. Turner scored a smashing victory against a Democrat — 54 to 46 percent — in a district that hasn’t sent a Republican to Congress since 1920.
This is a clear message that voters are fed up with liberal business-as-usual and Americans want a change in direction. The momentum is building upon the 2010 successes. We believe at Generation America that the American people are standing up and fighting for the American ideals that have guided our country for over two centuries.
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