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Public policy poll released last night shows that -- congressional conservative candidate.
Doug Hoffman had a huge lead now over democratic candidate Bill Owens with 54% of voters favoring the third party can.
So what does this mean for the future the GOP and -- America moving more toward the all right during his right now from Washington DC is the host of the aptly named.
Fred Thompson show.
And former presidential candidate Fred Thompson where do you fret.
-- oh and let's -- a look at this PPP poll this public policy pulled it has come out and it shows that the conservative.
Is run away from the pack.
Yesterday it was revealed that apparently be Democrat has endorsed the Republican.
Has that now backfired on the Republican who endorsed the Democrat.
-- republicanism and endorsed the Democrat but it is a little bit a little hard people who have.
I don't know I think -- was gonna win anyway nothing but -- has been cast there for a long time as a matter of fact.
He's come up about.
Eighteen points in the last three weeks I think.
But it's truly a remarkable number one you don't people talk about this being a solid Republican district and so forth and -- in terms of member of congress.
-- that they've elected that's true.
But this is an area that went for Obama this is an area that went for Hillary Clinton when she round.
For the senate the president's been -- man raises money foreign Joseph Biden's going to be there today.
The entire democratic apparatus acorn the whole nine yards.
Are up they're trying to pull -- out for the democratic candidate.
And looks like Doug Hoffman is going to pull it out whoever wanted -- -- yeah that it sure looks that way and I think it's remarkable victory.
So what message does that send senator.
Because a lot of people are trying to say that some of these local races are not really sending a message I'm thinking of the gubernatorial race specifically New Jersey as well that maybe that's not sending a direct message to Washington but.
You believe it.
The that's what you say you know when the elections go against Japan.
I think that especially and they're New York 23 because it is a congressional race and before long and Doug Hoffman Briggs now.
Apple -- be voting -- -- I'm not Nancy Pelosi is proposals on my health care for example.
So yeah I think it's I think it's an indication that the American people and large numbers are fed up.
I think is more than Democrat Republican thing the shenanigans up their back and forth in terms.
Of the way the Republican was selected a very liberal.
Republican and now she's switching and all that I think all that is interesting but the underlying board.
It is the American people.
Are fed up in large numbers regardless of their.
Now in New Jersey if you do not think it's a referendum on Barack Obama's presidency well that's out the window because.
Three times now the -- United States is gunned down to campaign for governor Corzine yesterday using Camden they would over to Newark.
-- to 121003000.
Over in Camden.
Why would the president -- do you think he's personally at risk put himself and his prestige on the line like this for a governorship.
We're sure I think you have to doubled they didn't is going to reflect on the present one way or another anyway an -- I think that he double down on.
Certainly it's going to be a reflection on him and his policies.
And you might -- Virginia where the Republicans running away with it.
And the White House is dumping on their democratic nominee -- and then trying to distance the president from.
From that and undercutting what -- the -- they're nominee might.
And so it's pretty brutal presidential politics -- -- New York 23 you can see that for sure sure they have they have really really upped the stakes on that.
That was the reason why he selected.
The be -- congressman from -- to become his secretary of the army they thought they could pick up that -- Then lo and behold a fellow comes out of nowhere has never run for office -- war was strong conservative values and says.
You know I've had enough you know I don't want us to become a banana.
Republic got a lot of us -- of to access the Chinese and order.
Two to pass legislation in this country and did you see what the result is turning -- -- -- Yet -- you know and this is so this is assuming people are looking at this 23 district Fred.
And in fact James Carville who of course is a Democrat he's apparently sent something out to supporters on behalf of my congressional Democrats -- says.
Quote help us raise half a million dollars in response to Sarah Palin's fundraising for -- Tea Party nut jobs.
Who obviously is referring to a mr.
Hoffman and I mentioned Sarah Palin but you're the first national prominent.
Republican who came out and said this is the guy who ought to be in congress.
The actually no I'm Jerry brought him to my attention.
And the more we looked at it the more it was obviously the right thing to do so we got to mount Hoffman when he was running third -- -- And and no -- -- but god alone and the usual suspects.
On the left wing of the Democratic Party are lining up and doubling down.
-- New York 23 AM if they give me.
If you margin there of course they'll say that they have nothing to do -- it.
But it again.
It's a reflection of what's going on in this country the -- of the Washington establishment around here in the media senators have never.
Understood the nature.
Of the tea parties it's did did it has something to do with partisan politics but not a lot to do -- partisan politics.
It has to do with the fact that we -- -- student we're ruining.
The prospects for the next generation are becoming kind of a laughing -- internationally.
-- with regard to deny even today we're showing in -- With some of these foreign leaders.
But one thing you can't get away from -- Republicans in general is whether or not there's a split now in the party.
Because you didn't have the Republican candidate although more than a moderate there and then you have the conservative candidate so we had that is our text question today senator.
The question was is the GOP getting to moderate.
Said no what do you think.
Not I think this is an opportunity for the GOP to -- to expand.
-- would mostly what and then in the in the media when people talk about that is that is equivalent.
To becoming more liberal or more like the Democrats that's -- the contrary is true.
The polls indicate there twice as many conservatives.
In this country who -- there are liberals have about 40% to 20%.
So what we have an opportunity now is to tap in two bit fed up -- That.
Described there which which most Republicans share -- anyway.
And in -- incorporate these people who were in -- and many numbers.
And many cases independence.
To repent and tune -- to broaden ourselves.
I think it's that is a wonderful opportunity to to broaden the base of the party but not in the traditional way that a lot of people say seems to think is the only way.
Fred Thompson's it was great having -- on and good -- -- radio show yours gone very well and how's your.
Is it uses to run -- thank you very much attention this just like a prophet told -- -- has to have a.
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