RES PUBLICA

Politics, Politicians, and Current Events Examined

Conservative Hope: Sen. George LeMieux Addresses the PCREC

with one comment


By Spartacus Thrace

On Monday evening, November 8, 2010, outgoing United States Senator George LeMieux addressed the Pinellas County Republican Executive Committee (PCREC).  LeMieux, who had been appointed by Gov. Charlie Crist to complete the remaining term of Sen. Mel Martinez, spoke about some of his experiences in the Senate and how important it was to send the right people to Congress.  He criticized the Democrat-dominated Senate for its passage of  regulation that did not address the underlying problems that brought about the financial crisis, passage of Obamacare and the false promises of its proponents, and the Senate’s adjournment without addressing next year’s taxes.  LeMieux also addressed the looming national debt crisis facing the United States, telling his audience that “it’s worth than you think” and that failure of Democrats and Republicans to act will lead to a crisis similar to what Greece is experiencing.   LeMieux told his audience that there is nothing that Americans cannot do, that it is not our people who are broken — it is our government that is broken.  He told those assembled that they need to send the right people, “problem-solvers,” to Washington who will do their jobs and come home home and live under the laws they passed, and he praised his successor, incoming Senator Marco Rubio, as one of the right people to send to the Senate.

Here is Senator LeMieux’s speech in its entirety, divided into two 10-minute segments [Hat-tip to the PCREC]:

Exit question:  Will George LeMieux run for the United States Senate in 2012?

Advertisements

One Response

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. Hello.This post was extremely motivating, especially because I was browsing for thoughts on this subject last Thursday. edcddaeadccc

    Johne371

    July 23, 2014 at 11:05 pm


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: