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I talked to the top Democrat today and I wouldn't use that term and let there was somebody whose name you know but I can't -- it -- And he -- it feels pretty ugly out there.
And it I mean I think that the White House is definitely preparing itself -- was -- and maybe -- in the senate.
One statistic that -- health official told me today it was.
That if you do this comparing the terrain in 2010 to two calculated that if Democrats only lose this seat.
The John McCain want.
They -- 48 seats and control.
That's cracked -- from the base where they're jumping off well.
I think you know it feels very much like a Republican away from -- -- a lot of Democrats are talking about him.
And so I think I think that -- Looks very likely to go Republican and then when you have a wave it's it's tough to keep it from getting both the -- -- the -- Who.
As long -- -- pad for the -- and -- -- not good for the country about about him.
There is the theory that in 2000.
Twelve it would help the president get reelected because he would have Orioles it would maybe bring him more to the center at least -- and perception.
But I don't know that in this theory I'm not sure that I subscribe to it because.
When it worked for Clinton in 941 -- Clinton was much or naturally drawn to the center being a Democrat from from Arkansas.
Being a fan of triangulation.
I don't know that -- Republican congress assuming that there is a Republican congress.
I think it's going to be very difficult.
For them to work with the president because.
The party is being drawn.
To the right to that to the Tea Party movement.
A lot of the people who will be in the senate.
Will be worried about being challenged from the right having seen what happened to.
My capsule and -- Bob Bennett from Utah on another.
Conservative Republicans who -- not my council a conservative that conservative Republicans who worked with the other side -- with Democrats.
You're gonna have people like Bob Paul Kirk Tennessee.
-- -- -- -- -- And others who who are conservative better known for working with Democrats you're gonna have them worried about being challenged from the like having seen what happened.
This year having.
Felt that the energy is with the grassroots with -- the Tea Party activists.
And there will be I think -- real potential for even more gridlock.
And then then people complain about in normal even normal problem.
What -- what kind of effect -- Carter and Jake Tapper.
Ultimately -- is -- -- -- correspondent for them wonder what happens though when mr.
part of dribble and others.
I -- to Washington well all there's great ideas.
And his noble goals if they are.
And the lottery of -- unadorned but they realize that -- got a running down the -- and now.
Then what happens.
Well wolf thing I mean you know obviously it's.
It's but that's the age old story of the idealist to come to Washington and -- co opted we've seen it happen with the Democrats in the interest -- -- -- without with the president last.
Week in and and -- West Coast.
And I was just thinking about the fact that we were as he campaigned for senator Patty Murray Democrat of Washington I mean well I remember when Patty Murray was this.
Woman in the year of the woman 1992.
The mom what kind of -- she's gonna take on.
And all that now she is the definition of the established.
-- -- -- Fourth ranking democratic leader in the senate.
The number one group -- contributes to her campaign.
-- lobbyists and lobbying -- she's a big fan of earmarks -- home the bacon.
About twenty million dollars of earmarks that she delivered on the Appropriations Committee.
-- to organizations that hired her formal.
Aides and staffers and lobbyists.
-- It's very easy to see how people become part of the system even if they go there to change.
One races when -- guys and then you're on NBC news here watching early on today.
-- what's gonna happen brought to evening.
Well -- largest do it by time zone and and you know I think Pennsylvania.
In Delaware will be Connecticut will be real harbingers.
You know if O'Donnell win.
That it's going to be a horrible -- was just one probably not probably not around ball.
Conduct an interesting race because Rand Paul is the kind of Tea Party kind of candidate that they can be argued.
His views are such that he's made this -- more competitive than it normally would -- he's still favored to win.
I think it's it's fair to say that.
Concerns that voters have about him conservatives and Republicans -- about them have made -- more competitive than it would have been.
In all likelihood Alan Grayson the more establishment candidate had won the primary.
I don't think Graham -- it's probably gonna win.
But you know that Aqua Buddha and I think it's I think it's fair to say -- had an impact on the air.
And a president -- -- on the daily show with Jon Stewart.
I'm glad it's on only -- on -- program Billy Johnson and you know.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- And I don't know anyone who really like -- -- I do but I'm on my program.
Her so why -- what a bit like a -- show that -- purse or they're haters.
That's right he's gotten totally overcome a -- very big game go to the pride -- Anderson here to almost nobody -- -- That the presence along with the business and gene Munster -- got ourselves more.
Except now we're talk about your book aren't aren't -- replacement in fact John she Jake -- not Jon Stewart tempered.
-- reason as his chief White House correspond.
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