Just a few short weeks ago, St. Tammany GOP Chair Pam Egan got her drawers in a twist because some of her elected soldiers were supporting - gawd forbid - the evil Mary Landrieu instead of What Day Is It John Kennedy for the Senate. Northshore Republicans Upset at Leadership They even passed a finger-shaking resolution . . . whooooo . . . You boys stay in line now, or else . . .
Now, Jolly Roger Villere, the Louisiana GOPer-in-Chief, has joined in the rumble. According to news releases, the GOPer elected officials who support Landrieu are playing with fire. 2theadvocate.com : GOP may censure Landrieu supporters — And they might just get their booty's spanked if they don't repent and conform to the party line. Big Brother is watching.
Adrastos puts it in a nutshell:
GRET STET GOP PARTY LOYALTY: Louisiana GOP chairman Roger Villere is threatening to sanction Goopers who support Mary Landrieu. LINK. It's rich when your candidate is a party hopping opportunist like Neely and when the Louisiana GOP has *always* encouraged party switching. Mike Foster, Buddy Roemer and Billy Tauzin to name but a few were first elected to office as Democrats. I'd also like to see Little Roger try and spank Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand who just came out for Landrieu. Click here: http://adrastos.blog-city.com/
And, just a reminder again, wasn't it the Dirt Meister Karl Rove who came down here and offered Wannabe Something-Anything Kennedy a chance . . .
So far I'd only give Pamela and Roger a Level 3, but they're working on improving . . .