Dems wonder: Could we convince Collins, Murkowski, and/or McCain to switch parties?

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Dems wonder: Could we convince Collins, Murkowski, and/or McCain to switch parties?
Hot Air ^ | July 30,2017 | Allahpundit

Posted on 7/30/2017, 5:46:52 PM by Hojczyk

But a sitting Democratic senator, speaking on condition of anonymity for fear of upsetting Schumer on such a sensitive issue, said, “I’m just certain Chuck is already thinking about this – reaching out to McCain and Collins and Murkowski and others and asking if they really want to stand with the GOP. Do they really want to call themselves Republicans at a time when a Republican President and the party’s leaders in Congress are doing such damage to the party – and to the country?”…

What could change the equation, he said, would be a campaign by Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell or Trump to punish or publicly humiliate the three rebel senators for their health-care votes last week. “I can imagine that if McConnell tries to punish McCain, or if Trump really starts to go after him, there’s always a chance that McCain could say ‘screw you’ and bolt.”

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