People really do not give much thought to what Independents do the Democratic vote share.
This guy has no spine, and even if he runs - and wins - as an independent he'll caucus with the Republicans, possibly making McConnell the Senate Majority Leader again.
I don't get the logic of this move.
dropped out because Kelly had a better chance than him. I think that candidate would be a good one for democrats to support .
to anyone on this site. Flake is a republican who resigned instead of going against trump.
No cowards needed.
He voiced as much "concern" as Susan Collins, and then voted solid right wing. If he talks like an independent and votes like a Turtle, how independent is he really?
I, too, would contribute to his run. He'd be an upgrade when it matters: defying McConnell and Trump.
the majority...that is probably the worst idea I have ever heard...vote Democratic always people.
..and who will caucus with the other side? Hmmm, curious strategy.
He's a Republican and even if elected as an Independent, he will caucus with Republicans. The only thing that made him "good" was that he was not a fan of Trump but let's remember that, despite his call for a "pause" on Kavanaugh's hearing, he still accepted the results of that sham and voted for Kavanaugh.
No. Just. No. Sinema has lots of issues but she's still nominally a D (for now) and gives us control of the Senate if nothing else.
Yeah, thats a winning strategy.
Jeff Flake is a Republican...and never vote with us.
more years before anyone runs against her. I'm just hoping she doesn't become an independent before the