He's smart. He knows that if he's seen hugging barry H. obama at the convention
that his next six republican challangers will run that image against him.
jemery- why bring up a sore spot like swallow?
Bully for you, Representative Matheson, I'm skipping the Democratic National
Say what you want about matheson. I remember how he beat john swallow back in
the day. Anyone that can do that is tops in my book. Swallow is as 2 faced as
My level of respect dropped for Matheson. Represent your party, Jim, good grief.
It's difficult enough voting Democrat in Utah. "Foregone conclusion" right? For
the party, Not in the state.
Why? Isn't the convention part of his job? Does he rperesent us only when it
And we wonder why more democrats don't vote. I wish Matheson the
best, and I understand that it is just for show, but I know Utah GOP had higher
than 90% of its delegates show up for voting this year, and that included
delegates from the 1st district which didn't have anyone running against Rep
He's just pretending to be conservative, independent, and not a hard-core
partisan. It is all pretend and show. He does this pretend thing sooo well!
Since he is little more than Pelosi's poodle when he votes in the House, we
would be better off if he skipped Congressional sessions and votes as well.
How does a politician's mind really work. Does he and his staff really think
that we are going to believe his excuse for not attending his Party's National
Convention?This is the great moment that they hold every four years
and he's going to skip it for such a lame reason?What happens to
these people when they go to Washington? Is there some secret government
entity that sucks out of their brains the ability to reason and tell the
truth?Did Jim really think this one through? Of course it's going
to make the news and grow and grow, especially with his lame excuses.Why not lay out the ideological reasons that he doesn't feel comfortable at
"Matheson's never been a real Democrat, anyway."That's why he's been
elected and re-elected - he represents the people in his district and not a
No surprise here. Matheson's never been a real Democrat, anyway.
He's a coward, no two ways about it. He takes the principled stand of not
standing for anything. Uber-doofus.