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Robert Hurt, Virginia GOP Candidate, Refuses To Participate In NAACP Debate


VA-5 GOP candidate Robert Hurt

VA-5 GOP candidate Robert Hurt

Republicans seem to be turning away from everything that gives democracy it’s power. Debate is a traditional and powerful means for voters to evaluate the candidates and make intelligent and informed decisions.

It looks like they are unwilling to put their character under public scrutiny.
Perhaps the republicans do not believe that a robust democratic process would work to their advantage.

“A politician thinks of the next election; a statesman thinks of the next generation.”
– James Freeman Clarke, Sermon

Read the Article at HuffingtonPost

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September 13, 2010 - Posted by | Candidates, Elections | ,

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