George Will Leaves GOP!

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George Will, the Pulitzer Prize winning conservative commentator known for his intellectual gravitas and biting wit, sent shockwaves through Washington when he quit the Republican party in late June, saying, “This is not my party.” The voters react.

“Are you talking about that guy with the bow tie? I’d like to punch him in the face.”—Darrell Banks, retired pig farmer, Terra Haute, Ind.

“He’s on TV, right?”–Arnold Smith, equipment salesman, North Platte, Neb.

“He sounds like he has money. You think he’d like to see my picture?”–Mary Barton, waitress, Harrisonville, Mo. 

“Is he one of those fancy pants who gets paid for doing nothing? I’m OK if he leaves.”–Alan Henderson, unemployed steel worker, Champaign, Ill.

“Is he related to George Washington?”–Bill Nelson, store clerk, Erie Pa.

“Who?”–Trey Knowles, police officer, Brownsville, Texas

“Who?”—Sam Ralston, truck mechanic, Lorain, Ohio

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