Bye-Bye, Arlen

Arlen Specter is finally giving up on the long, half-assed charade of calling himself a “Republican.” He’s leaving the party.

Take Collins and Snowe with you, Sen. Specter.

Arlen said that the Republicans “want to purify the party.” If by that he means that the GOP doesn’t want to be infiltrated by Democrat water-carriers, then it’s the first thing Specter has said in a good while that I agree with.

Here’s the GOP’s biggest RINO de-RINOing himself:

(h/t Conservative Express)

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