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Alan Grayson: Expecting Republicans to Govern Is Like Expecting al-Qaeda to Be Pilots


Democratic donors have given $2.6 million to Alan Grayson this cycle, and it is deeply satisfying to watch them waste their hard-earned dollars on a congressman who has absolutely no chance of retaining a seat in an R+2 district.

You cannot compare the opposing party to al-Qaeda and expect to retain your seat:

All the money in the world can’t save you if you are fundamentally out of step with your district’s values. In the end, his term in Congress will be remembered as a two-year-long, taxpayer-funded audition tape for MSNBC.

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