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California GOP seeks return to Reagan blue

This article originally appeared on watchdog.org.

At this weekendâ??s state party convention at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, a group of influential California Republicans has an odd request for delegates: help turn California blue.

â??Around the globe, blue is identified with conservative, free market parties, while red is identified with social democratic parties,â? points out Shawn Steel, a former chairman of the state party who now serves as its representative on the Republican National Committee. â??It is why conservative-leaning Democrats in Congress were called â??Blue Dogs.â?? Everyone knew what it meant.â?

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California GOP seeks return to Reagan blue

This article originally appeared on watchdog.org.

At this weekend’s state party convention at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, a group of influential California Republicans has an odd request for delegates: help turn California blue.

“Around the globe, blue is identified with conservative, free market parties, while red is identified with social democratic parties,” points out Shawn Steel, a former chairman of the state party who now serves as its representative on the Republican National Committee. “It is why conservative-leaning Democrats in Congress were called ‘Blue Dogs.’ Everyone knew what it meant.”

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