Pat Toomey is Serious About Challenging Specter

Monday, March 02, 2009 at 4:43 pm

A statement just in from the Club for Growth’s head honcho Pat Toomey.

As this disastrous recession worsens, I have become increasingly concerned about the future of our state and national economy.  Unfortunately, the recent extraordinary response of the federal government – more corporate bailouts, unprecedented spending and debt, higher taxes – is likely to make things worse.  I think we are on a dangerously wrong path.  Pennsylvanians want a US Senator focused on real and sustainable job creation that gets our economy growing again.  That is why I am considering becoming a candidate for the US Senate.

So he wasn’t just running his mouth off this morning.

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