Senator Richard Lugar: Tea Party Ruined Chance For Republican Senate Majority
Indiana Republican Senator Richard Lugar blames the Tea Party for the state of his party.
Lugar addressed the recent history of Tea Party candidates not faring so well in his conversation with Crowley, ostensibly blaming their candidacies on the lack of a Senate majority. Lugar said “Republicans lost the seats before in Nevada and New Jersey and Colorado where there were people who were claiming they wanted somebody who was more of their Tea Party aspect but they killed off the Republican majority.” He then added “this is one of the reasons why we have a minority in the Senate right now.”Click here for reuse options!
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