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Exiled in America Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-04-07 05:39 PM
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39. The solution to that does not include deciding that its cool for our side to break the law.
The solution to that is to throw the bums out.
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  -Jury indicts Jefferson in bribery probe (edited) maddezmom  Jun-04-07 12:16 PM   #0 
  - I think it is about time....this way if he is innocent, as he says, but  Bitwit1234   Jun-04-07 12:23 PM   #1 
  - well said  maddezmom   Jun-04-07 12:24 PM   #3 
  - Has been indicted  spinbaby   Jun-04-07 12:23 PM   #2 
  - Sources: Rep. Jefferson to be indicted by federal grand jury  sabra   Jun-04-07 12:40 PM   #4 
  - Hopefully he'll resign  ButterflyBlood   Jun-04-07 12:40 PM   #5 
     - Pelosi needs to force him out at this point  rodeodance   Jun-04-07 12:40 PM   #6 
        - Agreed! Dems have to Put up or Shut up on ethics.  Massachusetts   Jun-04-07 03:21 PM   #36 
  - Kick the theif in the pants. No place for him in our government.  lonestarnot   Jun-04-07 12:43 PM   #7 
  - He needs to go, if he did this. No room for corruption on EITHER side of  kestrel91316   Jun-04-07 12:50 PM   #8 
  - Sounds like a good time for him to switch parties n/t  Psephos   Jun-04-07 12:59 PM   #9 
  - Just in time to counter Scooter Libby, huh ?  jaysunb   Jun-04-07 01:06 PM   #10 
  - Speaking of whom...  polmaven   Jun-04-07 01:12 PM   #11 
     - tomorrow  maddezmom   Jun-04-07 01:14 PM   #12 
     - Tomorrow, tomorrow..is always a day  jaysunb   Jun-04-07 01:19 PM   #13 
        - I hope they release the letters tomorrow, too  maddezmom   Jun-04-07 01:23 PM   #14 
           - maybe by the close of business today...  jaysunb   Jun-04-07 01:25 PM   #15 
  - how did this guy win re-election?  Magic Rat   Jun-04-07 01:35 PM   #16 
  - Basically race-baiting from what I hear  ButterflyBlood   Jun-04-07 01:41 PM   #17 
     - Then Jefferson's constituents who voted for him are pretty darn stupid  brentspeak   Jun-04-07 05:49 PM   #41 
        - As do those who voted for Bush-- not once, but TWICE!  sobanos   Jun-04-07 05:54 PM   #43 
  - Indictment Brought Against Rep. Jefferson  Husb2Sparkly   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #18 
  - and, was it brought by an administration-friendly USatty?  Lerkfish   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #19 
  - Bush/Cheney have done worse and they are still free to terrorize.  partylessinOhio   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #20 
  - That's really embarassing rationale.  Exiled in America   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #22 
  - The problem is when you can't trust the USAtty's, how can we trust the case?  melody   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #32 
     - Can you give me a valid reason for one to have $90k laying in their freezer?  ButterflyBlood   Jun-04-07 08:20 PM   #46 
        - I wasn't suggesting there was one ... however crystal clarity is in the eye of the beholder  melody   Jun-04-07 09:22 PM   #48 
  - Well, there's a standard to cling to. YECH!  aquart   Jun-04-07 02:48 PM   #33 
  - Good. If there is compelling evidence then there should be a trial. I hate double standards.  Exiled in America   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #21 
  - No double standards? Then I assume  MNDemNY   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #24 
  - Well I always think that, because:  Exiled in America   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #28 
     - No need to worry. Presumption of innocense is ONLY valid during presentation of evidence in trial  kysrsoze   Jun-04-07 03:13 PM   #35 
        - Yeah, thanks. That's a really good point that should be made more often.  Exiled in America   Jun-04-07 05:38 PM   #38 
  - It is not an even system though.  dbonds   Jun-04-07 02:52 PM   #34 
     - The solution to that does not include deciding that its cool for our side to break the law.  Exiled in America   Jun-04-07 05:39 PM   #39 
     - 2 wrongs don't make a right  ButterflyBlood   Jun-04-07 08:21 PM   #47 
  - Two of his assistants were sentenced to 7 and 8 years  panader0   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #23 
  - None, Just a medal of freedom.  MNDemNY   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #25 
     - He got 30 months, and no pardon is expected anytime soon n/t  Psephos   Jun-05-07 11:10 PM   #49 
  - I can't believe this scumbag was even reelected. The people in his district are none too smart.  MidwestTransplant   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #26 
  - Bush was re-selected.  partylessinOhio   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #27 
     - Bush wasn't busted with a freezer full of money.  MidwestTransplant   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #30 
  - This fellow...  rayofreason   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #29 
  - Walk the walk talk the talk...  jmauller   Jun-04-07 02:18 PM   #31 
  - Kick him out now  Judge_Mental   Jun-04-07 03:28 PM   #37 
  - Democratic congressman indicted in bribery probe  jazzjunkysue   Jun-04-07 05:42 PM   #40 
  - I'm Happy About This.  sobanos   Jun-04-07 05:51 PM   #42 
  - Agreed  TupperHappy   Jun-04-07 06:33 PM   #44 
  - A drained swamp exposes all alligators  slackmaster   Jun-04-07 06:37 PM   #45 
  - AP: Judge freezes congressman's assets  Eugene   Jun-07-07 04:19 PM   #50 
 

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