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If you blinked, you may have missed Julián Castro’s rising star

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 7:30pm 12/10/2016 at 7:30pm

Remember Julián Castro?

I can forgive you if you don’t and didn’t.

Castro was the former Mayor of San Antonio who was groomed to be the next rising star in the Democratic orbit. His stint as mayor, however, was not much of a base upon which to launch a national trajectory. As I...

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Possible Dem Veep nominee Julian Castro let off hook for violating federal law

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at 5:30pm 7/19/2016 at 5:30pm

Julian Castro is unqualified for national office, despite extensive grooming by Democrats.

He is the former Mayor of San Antonio, but as I noted in May 2014, Mayor Julian Castro of San Antonio had less responsibility than Mayor Sarah Palin of Wasilla:

Sarah Palin, who also was Governor of Alaska at the time of...

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Reminder – San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro had less responsibility than Wasilla Mayor Sarah Palin

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 22, 2016 at 7:30pm 1/22/2016 at 7:30pm

Once again, there is buzz about former San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro as a possible VP pick for Hillary. Castro was given the position of Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services as part of grooming him for the national stage:

2016 identity politics: We’ll meet...

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Keep an eye on the Castro brothers

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 8:30am 9/10/2015 at 8:30am

Hillary. Bernie. O’Malley? Biden!

Right now, the Democratic field feels both random and predictable: we have Hillary Clinton, who should be the anointed one; Bernie Sanders, whose numbers defy reason; and Joe Biden, who everyone laughs at but no one counts out. Martin O’Malley, Jim Webb, and a few others round...

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Mayor Julian Castro of San Antonio had less responsibility than Mayor Sarah Palin of Wasilla

http://sacurrent.com/last-words-build-your-own-castro-campaign-poster-1.1356262
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 12:48pm 5/18/2014 at 12:48pm
http://sacurrent.com/last-words-build-your-own-castro-campaign-poster-1.1356262

Sarah Palin, who also was Governor of Alaska at the time of her nomination for Veep, was excoriated by the mainstream media for her stint as Mayor of Wasilla, Alaska, with the argument being that her job only involved overseeing a few departments.  It was less than worthless experience, the...

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Mayor of San Antonio one heartbeat away from the presidency?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/24/julian-castro-wont-run-for-governor-texas_n_2542040.html
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 4:40pm 5/17/2014 at 4:40pm
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/24/julian-castro-wont-run-for-governor-texas_n_2542040.html

I’ve seen this coming for a couple of years.

Julian Castro, the Mayor of San Antonio, reportedly is being nominated for a Cabinet post to give him the credentials to be Hillary’s Veep pick.

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