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Onward Regional Southern Party, Onward

The party of Dukes Of Hazzard.

'We got too many Jim DeMints and Tom Coburns,' Sen. George Voinovich (R-Ohio) told the Columbus Dispatch. 'It's the southerners.'

Voinovich, a native Clevelander who retires after the 2010 election, continued after the southern elements of the GOP.

'They get on TV and go 'errrr, errrrr,'' he said. 'People hear them and say, 'These people, they're southerners. The party's being taken over by southerners. What they hell they got to do with Ohio?''