Ted Strickland Stands By Claim that Republicans Hate America
Video from Ohio Capitol Blog:
14th Amendment? Who is talking about repealing Civil War Amendments in this election cycle? The amendment has certainly been applied in cases far out of it’s original intent (such as abortion rights), but those Amendments were passed BECAUSE of Republicans. Gov. Strickland, when giving examples of how extreme the Republican Party is, will have to do better than that.
But let’s give Strickland the benefit of the doubt… Now the GOP is EXTREME, RADICAL, and kicking his butt by anywhere between 4 and 12 points. I guess there goes the argument that Republicans must fit into the the Ohio Voinovich/DeWine centrist mold to win elections, right?
I’m waiting for a last minute resurgence of the mighty political force known as Rocky Saxbee’s “Republicans for Strickland.”
Instead of asking the Governor for context, let’s watch the actual video and you can decide what he means: