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GOP Congressman: Taliban Would Run a Pretty Mean Political Campaign

In politics, stupidity on February 5, 2009 by Editor Z

U.S Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX)says the Republicans need to have an insurgency against the Democratic Majority in the House. An insurgency kind of like the Taliban!So they are gonna run candidates in the Afghanistan Pakistan border region and Yemen?

“Insurgency, we understand perhaps a little bit more because of the Taliban,” Sessions said during a meeting yesterday with Hotline editors. “And that is that they went about systematically understanding how to disrupt and change a person’s entire processes. And these Taliban — I’m not trying to say the Republican Party is the Taliban. No, that’s not what we’re saying. I’m saying an example of how you go about [sic] is to change a person from their messaging to their operations to their frontline message. And we need to understand that insurgency may be required when the other side, the House leadership, does not follow the same commands, which we entered the game with.”

Not the best strategy to win over women voters or those of American soldiers for that matter.

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