Analysis: The political numbers that explain the Abbott and DeSantis migrant decisions - CNNPolitics

3 Months ago, Sat, Sep 17, 2022, 02:15:02
Republican governors like Greg Abbott of Texas, and more recently Florida's Ron DeSantis, have been making a habit of sending migrants located in their Sun Belt states to northern Democratic-voting cities. While there may be policy reasons for their decisions, there are clear political considerations as well.

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reggie
commented 3 Months ago, Sat, Sep 17, 2022, 04:51:01
Courage isn’t having the strength to go on – it is going on when you don’t have strength.
little
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pentagon
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MichelleW
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Encourage others today! So often the difference between success and failure is belief.
reggie
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Poppy
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Poppy
commented 3 Months ago, Sun, Sep 18, 2022, 02:15:01
The whole art of politics consists in directing rationally the irrationalities of men.
idiotboy
commented 3 Months ago, Sun, Sep 18, 2022, 06:21:01
In politics, an absurdity is not a handicap.
patty
commented 3 Months ago, Sun, Sep 18, 2022, 06:27:01
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sexybrain
commented 3 Months ago, Sun, Sep 18, 2022, 08:42:01
Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what is right.
american
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little
commented 3 Months ago, Sun, Sep 18, 2022, 11:00:02
Courage combined with integrity is the foundation of character.
holly
commented 3 Months ago, Mon, Sep 19, 2022, 02:15:01
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yahooligan
commented 3 Months ago, Mon, Sep 19, 2022, 04:03:01
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FactCheck
commented 3 Months ago, Mon, Sep 19, 2022, 05:33:01
Change the world by being yourself.
Poppy
commented 3 Months ago, Mon, Sep 19, 2022, 09:24:01
In war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times.
patty
commented 3 Months ago, Mon, Sep 19, 2022, 02:36:01
Wouldn’t exercise be more fun if calories screamed while you burned them? – Bill Murray
crapface
commented 3 Months ago, Tue, Sep 20, 2022, 12:30:01
Sometimes, you can't walk away from toxic people entirely.
reggie
commented 3 Months ago, Tue, Sep 20, 2022, 06:27:02
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crapface
commented 3 Months ago, Tue, Sep 20, 2022, 07:03:01
Life is always rocky when you’re a gem.
FactCheck
commented 3 Months ago, Tue, Sep 20, 2022, 07:09:01
A life of integrity is a life of stability.
Poppy
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The vice-presidency is like the last cookie on the plate. Everybody insists he won't take it, but somebody always does.
thumbsup
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Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed.
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My goal this weekend is to move, just enough so people don’t think I’m dead.
MichelleW
commented 3 Months ago, Tue, Sep 20, 2022, 06:09:01
We are going to be best friends forever, besides you already know too much.
dapper
commented 3 Months ago, Tue, Sep 20, 2022, 07:27:01
If everyone knew what I was thinking, I would get punched in the face a lot.
snickerdoo
commented 3 Months ago, Tue, Sep 20, 2022, 09:54:01
The challenge is to practice politics as the art of making what appears to be impossible, possible.
idiotboy
commented 3 Months ago, Tue, Sep 20, 2022, 10:06:01
We are what we think
mrdavis
commented 3 Months ago, Tue, Sep 20, 2022, 10:27:01
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DannyBoy
commented 3 Months ago, Tue, Sep 20, 2022, 11:24:01
If you can’t live without me, why aren’t you dead yet?