Politics Possible Supreme Court nominee Brian Sandoval, GOP gov. of Nevada

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  1. Daveindiego

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    :bigthink

    Would be an absolutely brilliant play by the President. :munch:

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    Meet Brian Sandoval, Nevada’s Party Pooper
    He may be the most popular Republican in the country. So why does it feel like every GOP candidate is running in the other direction?

    By Ben Wofford

    February 23, 2016

    ...
    Sandoval’s problems aren’t exactly unique: John Kasich, a friend of the governor’s, likes to tout his centrist agenda in Ohio. But even compared to Kasich, Sandoval’s record wouldn't be easy to embrace if you're running for president. The tax increases Sandoval signed have since funded a landmark overhaul in public education—likely to become his signature achievement and a bold gamble meant to turn around what is frequently ranked the worst state education system in the country. Yet education is simply the most recent of a long list of Sandoval’s conservative heresies: The abortion rights governor has embraced Obamacare; lauded immigration reform and DREAMers; fiercely championed renewable energy; and taken lesser known actions on police body cameras, driver’s licenses for undocumented aliens and multiple moves to squelch Republican-led tort reform.
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    Read more: http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2016/02/nevada-primary-brian-sandoval-213668#ixzz418Z7rE00
     
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    Seems like a good dude :dontknow:
     
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    You are as much of a nominee as he is.
     
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    Any fool can make a rule, and every fool will mind it.
     
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    Not really impressed with this rumor. If it's true, then the President is picking a Supreme Court Justice based on partisan lines, rather than experience or even legal ideology.
     
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    "....the most popular Republican in the country."

    Who?
     
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    This is exactly what he's doing. He doesn't want to wait until a possible trump presidency where Donald puts in, god knows who. Probably Judge Judy or something.
     
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    Judge Dredd! Build the wall
     
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    Yeah, frankly I think anyone Donald would appoint would be better than anyone Barry could appoint.
     
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    True dat bro
     
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    I want the Senate to hold this guy up.

    Then I want Hillary to pick Kamala Harris, the Attorney General for California that is running for Senate. :smile:
     
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    Wouldn't Obama picking Harris be better for dems? They can then play the race card and the war on women card for the next 8-9 months.
     
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    Or Hillary can pick Obama.
     
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    Rumors about putting the worst governor we had since Dukakis as a nominee..and he is black so he's got that going for him

    Duvall patrick
     
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    I don't understand. What makes him a Republican? :dontknow:
     
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    That would be poetic justice. Imagine Obama getting nominated by Hillary after Republicans stonewalled Obama.
     
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    Hillary is going to be in jail.
     
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    Nothing would make them crazier than that man with a lifetime appointment, one that they made possible by sitting on their hands for a year.
     
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