Reince Priebus: You know who is a model Republican? Huckabee
My ass. Huckabee would be far better than Ovomit, but “model Republican”? The thing wrong with this is simple, IMHO. If they would just stand by the original principles, instead of being wishy-washy-what-difference-does-it-make, perhaps they would see that what America wants isn’t just more of the same.
Originally posted on If You're Left:
Vomit inducing statement of the day for me anyway
RNC Chair Reince Priebus told reporters today that former governor Mike Huckabee would be an example of a “model” Republican in his eyes.
The Corner reported:
Earlier today, Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus pushed back at critics who have questioned his continued support for Senator Rob Portman, the Ohio Republican who came out in support of gay marriage last week.
“When someone asks me ‘Are you going to cut off funding for Rob Portman?’ I think it’s just ridiculous,” Priebus told a group of reporters Friday during a briefing at National Review’s Washington, D.C., office. “He’s a good Republican. I think it’s also normal and decent to still support a person that you agree with on 99 percent of the issues.”
But Priebus says his support of Portman doesn’t signal a policy shift within the party’s platform. “Yes, we’re still…
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