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Title: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Soul Crusher on November 04, 2012, 06:20:18 AM
Posted on November 4, 2012, 8:07:40 AM EST by KeyLargo

500 Admirals, Generals to Endorse Romney

Nearly 500 former military admirals and generals are poised to endorse Mitt Romney, the Washington Free Beacon has learned.

The group will post a full page ad in the Washington Times on Monday. The advertisement will have the headline, “We, the undersigned, proudly support Governor Mitt Romney as our nation’s next President and Commander-in-Chief,” followed by the names of the former military commanders.

A spokesman for the group emphasized its independence from the official campaign. The Romney campaign has not sanctioned this ad buy, a spokesman said, and the members of the group are paying the fee themselves.

(Excerpt) Read more at freebeacon.com ...


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Vince G, CSN MFT on November 04, 2012, 06:22:39 AM
Posted on November 4, 2012, 8:07:40 AM EST by KeyLargo

500 Admirals, Generals to Endorse Romney

Nearly 500 former military admirals and generals are poised to endorse Mitt Romney, the Washington Free Beacon has learned.

The group will post a full page ad in the Washington Times on Monday. The advertisement will have the headline, “We, the undersigned, proudly support Governor Mitt Romney as our nation’s next President and Commander-in-Chief,” followed by the names of the former military commanders.

A spokesman for the group emphasized its independence from the official campaign. The Romney campaign has not sanctioned this ad buy, a spokesman said, and the members of the group are paying the fee themselves.

(Excerpt) Read more at freebeacon.com ...



That's really not that many but its too little....too late


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: 240 is Back on November 04, 2012, 06:38:31 AM
wow, lifetime military men prefer the candidate who wants to increase military spending.

I guess we'll all be shocked when 500 community organizers support obama, right?

Sheeit, choose a year and I bet those same 500 also backed mccain, bush2, Dole, etc.


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Soul Crusher on November 04, 2012, 06:40:58 AM
wow, lifetime military men prefer the candidate who wants to increase military spending.

I guess we'll all be shocked when 500 community organizers support obama, right?

Sheeit, choose a year and I bet those same 500 also backed mccain, bush2, Dole, etc.

Defense of the nation is more important than communist organizing moron.   Not that you give a damn though.


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: 240 is Back on November 04, 2012, 08:42:24 AM
Defense of the nation is more important than communist organizing moron.   Not that you give a damn though.

???

wait, wtf?

You want to slash military spending in USA by 50% over the next 5 years.  I'm okay with obama limiting spending growth - but no way do I agree with you that 50% of it needs to go.

And I'm the one who doesn't give a damn about defense of the nation?  WTF?   That makes no sense.


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Soul Crusher on November 04, 2012, 09:10:03 AM
???

wait, wtf?

You want to slash military spending in USA by 50% over the next 5 years.  I'm okay with obama limiting spending growth - but no way do I agree with you that 50% of it needs to go.

And I'm the one who doesn't give a damn about defense of the nation?  WTF?   That makes no sense.

I said I would go across the board , never happen though.   Books need to be balanced. 


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Archer77 on November 04, 2012, 09:13:09 AM
???

wait, wtf?

You want to slash military spending in USA by 50% over the next 5 years.  I'm okay with obama limiting spending growth - but no way do I agree with you that 50% of it needs to go.

And I'm the one who doesn't give a damn about defense of the nation?  WTF?   That makes no sense.


A 50% cut in military spending is reasonable.  For one thing, we don't need military bases in Europe or Japan any longer.  Also, streamlining the military would be a good thing.  Moving away from spending on traditional military implements in favor of a smaller, less bloated and better trained military would result in more efficieny, saving millions, maybe billions in the process.


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: whork on November 04, 2012, 10:37:04 AM
I said I would go across the board , never happen though.   Books need to be balanced. 

Romney tax breaks + increased military spending means he will bring us into deeper debt than Obamas policies ever will.

So i guess you will be voting for Obama?


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: POB on November 04, 2012, 10:54:18 AM
Romney tax breaks + increased military spending means he will bring us into deeper debt than Obamas policies ever will.

So i guess you will be voting for Obama?

That's how I see it, I guess these guys can't add or read between the lines...


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Roger Bacon on November 04, 2012, 10:55:24 AM
wow, lifetime military men prefer the candidate who wants to increase military spending.

I guess we'll all be shocked when 500 community organizers support obama, right?

Sheeit, choose a year and I bet those same 500 also backed mccain, bush2, Dole, etc.

hahahahahahahH!!!

Good point


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: whork on November 04, 2012, 10:55:50 AM
That's how I see it, I guess these guys can't add or read between the lines...

They point out the economy is shit

And then vote for the guy who will make it worse


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: LurkerNoMore on November 12, 2012, 03:03:11 PM
53% of the nation endorsed Obama


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Dos Equis on November 12, 2012, 03:07:44 PM
53% of the nation endorsed Obama

More like 51 percent.  But what's a million or two votes here and there?  http://www.cnn.com/election/2012/results/main


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: blacken700 on November 12, 2012, 03:21:04 PM
Mmmmmmm i remember alot of you on here saying that he can't and won't break 50%


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Roger Bacon on November 12, 2012, 04:11:22 PM
More like 51 percent.  But what's a million or two votes here and there?  http://www.cnn.com/election/2012/results/main

meltdown


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Shockwave on November 12, 2012, 04:33:55 PM
meltdown
meltdown


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: avxo on November 12, 2012, 06:51:24 PM
More like 51 percent.  But what's a million or two votes here and there?  http://www.cnn.com/election/2012/results/main

The percentage is meaningless anyways - what matters is the number of electors.


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Roger Bacon on November 13, 2012, 12:21:10 AM
meltdown

lol it was  ;D


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Dos Equis on November 13, 2012, 11:28:46 AM
The percentage is meaningless anyways - what matters is the number of electors.

Depends on the point you're trying to make.


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: 240 is Back on November 13, 2012, 10:12:59 PM
how many people in this scandal were among those endorsing romney?   lol


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Archer77 on November 14, 2012, 06:19:37 AM
how many people in this scandal were among those endorsing romney?   lol

I had the impression that Patraeus wasn't a Democrat.


Title: Re: 500 admirals and generals endorse Romney
Post by: Soul Crusher on November 14, 2012, 06:20:20 AM
I had the impression that Patraeus wasn't a Democrat.

He is along w his wife both are I think.  Holly actually works for obama admn too.