Town Square

Post a New Topic

Huntsman

Original post made by hoops on Jan 9, 2012

It is sad that someone like Huntsman, who is a highly intelligent,experienced moderate conservative, gets zero respect.He is what the country needs not another polarizing figure who will create gridlock and get nothing done.

Comments (10)

Posted by disagree, a resident of Amador Estates
on Jan 9, 2012 at 4:50 pm

The only anecdote to saving this country from this Marxist Democrat Party is conservatism. Period.

Not a milktoast moderate like Huntsman who has similar views of McCain. How did that McCain candidacy work out for us last election? It resulted in our Jim Jones-like Presidency of Obama.


Posted by disagree, a resident of Amador Estates
on Jan 9, 2012 at 4:55 pm

Oops. I meant "antidote" ... not "anecdote". apologies.


Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Jan 9, 2012 at 8:56 pm

thank you for sharing...


Posted by Patriot, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jan 9, 2012 at 9:58 pm

To "disagree",

John Huntsman is a conservative and has basic differences with John McCain on government management of the economy. (Did McCain even understand the economy?)

Web Link


Posted by dublinmike, a resident of Dublin
on Jan 9, 2012 at 10:35 pm

disagree, you wouldn't know a Marxist if they looked you in the eye. Using your logic, then I should refer to the Republicans as Nazis GOP.

Anyway, moving on, I think John Huntsman would make a good president. The problem is that he has too much common sense for the extremist element of the Republican party. They want to throw bombs not talk about how to rationally think things through.


Posted by steve, a resident of Parkside
on Jan 10, 2012 at 9:47 am

dublinmike, this can't possibly be your first go-round watching the presidential vetting process. The candidates are doing exactly what the press and the Dems want them to---bicker amongst themselves instead of focusing on the matter at hand--presenting alternatives to the failed record of the current WH occupier. There will always ben bombs thrown-it's the nature of politics and always has been, like it or not.
It's nearing the time for the R's to start lobbing the bombs in the right direction, to help get the country back on track.


Posted by hoops, a resident of Mohr Park
on Jan 10, 2012 at 10:31 am

Disagree...As Huntman would say your attitude is the problem in this country.If people do not like Obama and his policies then get a candidate with some common sense and vote him out.You do not need to make all these ridiculous statements about Obama being a marxist,blah blah blah.All you are doing is driving the people in the middle to vote for Obama because you are coming across as fools.Whether you want to believe it or not,Palin,Perry,Bachman and their ilk have strengthened Obama because of their rhetoric and lack of substance.


Posted by John Galt, a resident of another community
on Jan 10, 2012 at 5:20 pm

Mitt and Huntsman both. Daddy's little boys. Vote Rube Paul!!!!!


Posted by Steve, a resident of Parkside
on Jan 10, 2012 at 6:56 pm

'strengthened Obama'? As evidenced by today's poll of 41%approval of his performance? Once the dust settles and the debates start between Obama and the republican nominee, it will be very telling to see the pres explain his record, especially his first two years with a dem majority. Bet he will appear really strong then......


Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Jan 11, 2012 at 10:38 am

the numbers are in...no santorum or newt made the top 3....tee hee hee, tee hee hee...


If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: *

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

What about the annual housing cap?
By Tim Hunt | 5 comments | 1,080 views

DSRSD's Kohnen Scholarship on Hold
By Roz Rogoff | 0 comments | 712 views

Fifty Ways to Craze Your Donors
By Tom Cushing | 0 comments | 562 views

Be a sport: Send us your youth sports news, scores and photos
By Gina Channell-Allen | 0 comments | 321 views

When Adult Children Go Off to College: Keeping Your Eye on The Law
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 107 views