Colorado and Nevada Democrats welcome RNC then proceed to rip Republicans

By Nevada Democratic Party

 

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The Denver Post

 

 

 

 

January 23, 2014, 11:56 pm

The chairman of the delivered what seemed to be a stinging rebuke as he welcomed Republican efforts to bring to the RNC to the state, but his one-liner was nothing compared to the verbal beating by Nevada Democrats.

Chairman  said he supported efforts by the Colorado GOP to host the 2016 Republican National Convention, and pointed to the success of the DNC in Denver in 2008.

“However, I would caution the GOP; as long as their party demonizes immigrants, ostracizes women, and pushes an outdated and extreme agenda, nothing, let alone a convention, will help them win over the independent-minded voters of our great state,” Palacio said, in a news release.

Likewise, Nevada Democrats back efforts by state Republicans to host the RNC in Las Vegas that year, according to a November memo to RNC chairman .

“The reason is simple,” they said. “Putting the national spotlight on Nevada Republicans for a week-long national convention will do more to damage the Republican Party’s brand than anything Democrats could possibly do.”

That was just a warm up of a fascinating attack on Nevada Republicans and some of the headlines they produced in 2012.

 

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