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Chris Dodd to step aside announce today that he won't run again?
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Posted by lotp 2010-01-06 00:18|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [455 views ]  Top

#1 Dropping like, well like...FLIES!
Posted by Besoeker 2010-01-06 06:01||   2010-01-06 06:01|| Front Page Top

#2 According to the radio, he's already bailed.

Took one for the team.
Posted by Bobby 2010-01-06 06:07||   2010-01-06 06:07|| Front Page Top

#3 I'd sooner have seen him lose the election. This keeps the seat a D.
Posted by Nimble Spemble 2010-01-06 07:10||   2010-01-06 07:10|| Front Page Top

#4 that bloated chode should resign in disgrace
Posted by Frank G  2010-01-06 07:36||   2010-01-06 07:36|| Front Page Top

#5 A vain hope, I know, but it would be nice if he didn't commit catastrophic damage on the country before his term ends.
Posted by lotp 2010-01-06 07:41||   2010-01-06 07:41|| Front Page Top

#6 Unfortunately, he's already committed catastrophic damage on the country. It'a also a vain hope that he will truly pay for that damage.
Posted by Spot  2010-01-06 08:35||   2010-01-06 08:35|| Front Page Top

#7 It's official.
Posted by Frozen Al 2010-01-06 12:14||   2010-01-06 12:14|| Front Page Top

#8 Richard Blumenthal, just what this country needs, another Liberal Jewish Senator.

Carl Levin
Arlen Specter
Frank Lautenberg
Herb Kohl
Joe Lieberman
Dianne Feinstein
Barbara Boxer
Russ Feingold
Ron Wyden
Charles Schumer
Ben Cardin
Bernie Sanders
Al Franken
Ted Kaufman
Posted by GolfBravoUSMC 2010-01-06 12:45||   2010-01-06 12:45|| Front Page Top

#9 Looks like the Senate has an affirmative action problem.
Posted by Nimble Spemble 2010-01-06 13:11||   2010-01-06 13:11|| Front Page Top

#10 Good bit of snark from Mickey Kaus:

Now Angelo Mozilo can safely title his autobiography "Dodd is My Co-Pirate."
Posted by Mike 2010-01-06 16:06||   2010-01-06 16:06|| Front Page Top

#11 Nothing to be happy about. By bailing, he turns the candidacy over to a Dem who is more likely to win. This simply allows him to continue to misrepresent his constituents and not have to suffer for it. He'll then retire to is cottage in Ireland while escaping any investigation into his criminal activity. Disgusting.
Posted by Rex Mundi 2010-01-06 21:38||   2010-01-06 21:38|| Front Page Top

#12 Flies? More like rats off the sinking ship.

In this case it hurts, because the GOP looked to steal this seat if Dodd were to have run. Instead we get another Harvard Grad Yale Law School hardcore lefty statist in the Old Boys club, where we will nto be able to pry him out until he dies or is caught with his hand in the cookie jar.

We need to repeal the 17th amendment, and put in term limits for the very existence of the republic.
Posted by OldSpook 2010-01-06 23:36||   2010-01-06 23:36|| Front Page Top

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