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rocktivity Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-27-07 11:39 AM
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53. DING DING DING! Denverbill, you're our grand prize winner!
Edited on Wed Jun-27-07 11:41 AM by rocknation
Let the damned Republicans hold up work on everything else while they filibuster this bill and let's see them explain it to the American people...Make Bush veto the damned bill.

That's exactly how I look at it. Let the Rethugs go right ahead and block, filibuster, veto, and obstruct their heads off--and THEN let's see them use it as their '08 campaign platform!

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  -Senate Republicans block union bill sinkingfeeling  Jun-26-07 11:47 AM   #0 
  - nasty  ananda   Jun-26-07 11:49 AM   #1 
  - They Don't HAte American Workers  atreides1   Jun-26-07 11:49 AM   #2 
  - Yeah, where does Congress get its really big bucks?  barb162   Jun-26-07 01:11 PM   #18 
     - Well, the *really* disgusting thing  tbyg52   Jun-27-07 04:31 AM   #50 
  - I would like to know which corrupt dems votes with the pigs  Acadia Blue   Jun-26-07 11:50 AM   #3 
  - Only as many as were needed.  redqueen   Jun-26-07 11:51 AM   #5 
  - Huh? It was 51-48  Norquist Nemesis   Jun-26-07 11:53 AM   #6 
  - That makes sense  barb162   Jun-26-07 01:13 PM   #19 
  - Sounds like this was totally a party-line vote  SharonRB   Jun-26-07 12:17 PM   #12 
  - Why? Because American Workers take "their money"  Norquist Nemesis   Jun-26-07 11:50 AM   #4 
  - 'Tis hard to believe people are so ignorant!  0007   Jun-26-07 12:01 PM   #7 
  - triple-o 7 is spot on with the comment...  dwp6577   Jun-26-07 12:12 PM   #9 
  - COCKSUCKERS!!!!!!!  dkofos   Jun-26-07 12:11 PM   #8 
  - HEY!  ldf   Jun-26-07 07:20 PM   #36 
  - Can somebody explain to me how a public process of election helps  wienerdoggie   Jun-26-07 12:14 PM   #10 
  - I am curious, too  Malidictus Maximus   Jun-26-07 02:35 PM   #28 
  - IIRC The secret Ballot was to prevent Corp abuse  One_Life_To_Give   Jun-26-07 03:05 PM   #30 
  - The "secret ballot'  vpilot   Jun-26-07 02:58 PM   #29 
  - and we should not consider the secret ballot sacred  ldf   Jun-26-07 07:26 PM   #37 
  - This bill did not eliminate secret elections, that was Rep counter spin  Omaha Steve   Jun-27-07 05:44 AM   #51 
  - Straight down party lines.  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Jun-26-07 12:17 PM   #11 
  - only specter crossed the party line. so sad. eom  ellenfl   Jun-26-07 12:27 PM   #14 
  - Yep  dbackjon   Jun-26-07 01:54 PM   #23 
     - Huh?  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Jun-26-07 02:02 PM   #24 
        - Pretty sure that was sarcasm  Chulanowa   Jun-27-07 03:34 AM   #49 
        - Sarcasm, indeed  dbackjon   Jun-28-07 11:40 AM   #58 
  - Typical. nt  spotbird   Jun-26-07 12:19 PM   #13 
  - I'm pretty pissed right here...  thoughtanarchist   Jun-26-07 12:48 PM   #15 
  - That would assume we have a liberal media  knight_of_the_star   Jun-26-07 12:54 PM   #16 
  - How the hell did the Republican Congress ever pass their tax cuts?  denverbill   Jun-26-07 01:00 PM   #17 
  - Try Civics 101 next time. It takes 60 votes for 'cloture'... cutting off debate and getting that  sinkingfeeling   Jun-26-07 01:44 PM   #21 
  - Try reading my post next time.  denverbill   Jun-26-07 05:34 PM   #32 
  - I have always wondered why so many were anti-Dem  Frances   Jun-26-07 05:21 PM   #31 
  - It doesn't take 60 to get the bill passed.  denverbill   Jun-26-07 05:37 PM   #33 
     - Thanks for the correction  Frances   Jun-26-07 07:11 PM   #35 
        - Well, that's up to the Republicans then.  denverbill   Jun-27-07 10:14 AM   #52 
           - I hear you  Frances   Jun-27-07 03:28 PM   #56 
  - DING DING DING! Denverbill, you're our grand prize winner!  rocknation   Jun-27-07 11:39 AM   #53 
  - This should be the second bill up for consideration for the next Democratic president.  Heaven and Earth   Jun-26-07 01:19 PM   #20 
  - God damn them  dbackjon   Jun-26-07 01:54 PM   #22 
  - Maybe now the unions will work harder to elect more Dems so we can get the bill passed? n/t  IanDB1   Jun-26-07 02:03 PM   #25 
  - Susan Collins, the union brothers and sisters in Maine will remember this vote  MaineDem   Jun-26-07 02:04 PM   #26 
  - Damm!!  rodeodance   Jun-26-07 02:21 PM   #27 
  - Hypocrites  last_texas_dem   Jun-26-07 06:57 PM   #34 
  - One of these fucking years we'll have a 60 vote majority  DainBramaged   Jun-26-07 08:00 PM   #38 
  - For the same fucking reason they hate America!  lonestarnot   Jun-26-07 08:16 PM   #39 
  - Everything the Rethugs veto puts another nail in their coffin for '08.  rocknation   Jun-26-07 08:30 PM   #40 
  - Since when did Secret Ballots become a bad thing for labor?  rcdean   Jun-26-07 08:42 PM   #41 
  - The bill is not against secret ballots.  athena   Jun-28-07 04:57 PM   #60 
  - Senate Republicans Block Labor Bill  Omaha Steve   Jun-26-07 10:37 PM   #42 
  - WTF happened to the disdain the GOP had for the filibuster?  Vincardog   Jun-26-07 10:37 PM   #43 
  - We have to make sure......  Green Mountain Dem   Jun-26-07 10:37 PM   #44 
  - This is a dupe of an earlier story  Omaha Steve   Jun-26-07 10:37 PM   #45 
  - Your headline should be repeated all over the country.  OHdem10   Jun-26-07 10:37 PM   #46 
  - Dems don't seem to be any match for the rethuglican  Middle finga   Jun-26-07 10:37 PM   #47 
  - Remember when Tom Daschle was an "obstructionist"  NI4NI   Jun-26-07 10:37 PM   #48 
  - Would someone mind explaining to me what the problem is  JerseygirlCT   Jun-27-07 11:42 AM   #54 
     - Need explanation too. I thought a secret ballot allows to express persons preferences better ...  SergeyDovlatov   Jun-27-07 01:31 PM   #55 
     - There's no problem with it and the bill doesn't eliminate it  Norquist Nemesis   Jun-28-07 10:52 AM   #57 
        - Ok, thanks! nt  JerseygirlCT   Jun-28-07 01:36 PM   #59 

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