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Cruz Gets Fiorina Endorsement

Carly Fiorina endorsed one-time rival Sen. Ted Cruz for president. “Fiorina said last week during the Virginia primary that she didn’t vote for herself, despite appearing on the ballot, but instead chose Cruz.”

ABC News

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GOP Adulterers Trump and Fiorina Have No Business Attacking Other People’s Marriages

Left:  Donald Trump with third wife, Melania, and their son, Barron; right: Carly Fiorina with second husband, Frank, on the campaign trail
Left: Donald Trump with third wife, Melania, and their son, Barron; right: Carly Fiorina with second husband, Frank, on the campaign trail

Given the Republican Party’s irresistible urge to poke their noses in the Clintons’ private lives — they spent millions of taxpayer dollars investigating the then-First Couple in the In the 1990s and then spent million more on a failed impeachment over a sex lie Bill told under oath — it is not surprising that the 2016 GOP candidates are raising Bill Clinton’s infidelities as a way to attack his wife.

Republicans also have a tendency to crow about the value of “traditional marriage” while simultaneously cheating on their spouses — we have been cataloging the hypocrisy of these GOP adulterers for the past decade.

Now we’re adding two more to the list.

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For Carly Fiorina, Donald Trump is a passion,
She attacks him in a resolute fashion.
She’s great at one-liners,
And there’s none finer
Than Trump’s the political equivalent of Kim Kardashian

Verbatim

Fiorina Nails Trump — Again

Donald Trump reminds me of the Kim Kardashian of politics.

— Carly Fiorina, quoted by Politico.

Verbatim

Fiorina Groks the Trump Pattern for Us

This is the pattern, isn’t it? The pattern is — he says something insulting, offensive and outrageous; the media pays attention; then he claims we all misunderstood him.

— Carly Fiorina, quoted by the Washington Post, on Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.

Enumerati

Fiorina Paid Herself First, Campaign Bills Last

$500,000

Amount left unpaid from Carly Fiorina’s failed 2010 U.S. Senate bid “— even as Fiorina reimbursed herself nearly $1.3 million she lent the campaign. She finally cleared most of the balance in January, a few months before announcing her run for president,” the Washington Post reports. Said Fiorina’s former campaign manager Martin Wilson: “Occasionally, I’d call and tell her she should pay them. She just wouldn’t.”

Enumerati

Fiorina Fundraising Is Slow and Low

$1.4 million

Amount Carly Fiorina’s presidential campaign raised $1.4 in the first fundraising quarter of her presidential campaign, Politico reports.

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Millionaire Fiorina Stiffed Dozen Campaign Workers for Four Years

12

Of about 30 people who worked on Carly Fiorina’s failed 2010 California Senate campaign told Reuters they would not work for her again. “Fiorina, once one of America’s most powerful businesswomen, is now campaigning for the Republican nomination in 2016. The reason: for more than four years, Fiorina – who has an estimated net worth of up to $120 million – didn’t pay them, a review of Federal Election Commission records shows.”

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Trump’s Not a Fiorina Fan

We have a woman running who got fired from a company; now she’s running for president. She got fired from a company in a vicious manner. They eventually walked her out. And she also lost an election, not by a little bit, by a landslide. I won’t use names. Now I turn on the television, and she’s running for president. I don’t know.

— Donald Trump, quoted by the Washington Post, talking about Carly Florina.