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kimmylavin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-16-09 09:21 PM
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6. What a freaking mess.
This is what happens when you vote for someone because its FUNNY.
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  -Governor prepares to send out 20,000 pink slips (California) depakid  Feb-16-09 08:57 PM   #0 
  - I'll bet Gray Davis  Tangerine LaBamba   Feb-16-09 09:01 PM   #1 
  - Screw you, Arnold.  Maat   Feb-16-09 09:03 PM   #2 
  - One in 5 state workers  XemaSab   Feb-16-09 09:12 PM   #3 
  - Forget the 20,000 -- just fire all State employees in Dave Cox's district. . .  Journeyman   Feb-16-09 09:16 PM   #4 
  - IMPEACH ARNOLD!  Joe Bacon   Feb-16-09 09:18 PM   #5 
  - What a freaking mess.  kimmylavin   Feb-16-09 09:21 PM   #6 
  - Looks like the Obama Administration and Congress need to get cracking on a $300 billion  4lbs   Feb-16-09 09:23 PM   #7 
  - Looks like some angry Californians need to get cracking on some legislators  DBoon   Feb-16-09 09:31 PM   #9 
     - No matter what deal or compromise they come up with, tens of thousands of state workers will  4lbs   Feb-16-09 09:38 PM   #10 
        - I guess you do not own a house?eom  alexandria   Feb-16-09 10:06 PM   #13 
           - I own a house and prop 13 is a terrorist weapon in my opinion  DBoon   Feb-16-09 10:10 PM   #14 
              - Me too.  4lbs   Feb-16-09 10:21 PM   #16 
              - It also made it absolutely impossible to raise property taxes  DBoon   Feb-17-09 09:58 AM   #23 
                 - True. The amount that property taxes could be raised annually was at most 2%, which was often  4lbs   Feb-17-09 12:52 PM   #25 
              - I am sorry who are you?  alexandria   Feb-16-09 10:22 PM   #17 
                 - I am a California homeowner and a long time DU member  DBoon   Feb-17-09 09:56 AM   #22 
                    - Well so am i.  alexandria   Feb-17-09 09:50 PM   #38 
  - Maybe republican legislators should hand these out in person  DBoon   Feb-16-09 09:30 PM   #8 
  - But at least......  llmart   Feb-16-09 09:40 PM   #11 
  - Don't blame me. I supported bland but relatively harmless Gray Davis.  kestrel91316   Feb-16-09 10:11 PM   #15 
     - Well, I'm guessing you have a brain.....  llmart   Feb-17-09 08:11 AM   #18 
  - Time for a recall election to remove Gröpenführer Ahnuld  johnfunk   Feb-16-09 09:46 PM   #12 
  - What should he do, put a gun to the legislature's head?  Mr. Hyde   Feb-17-09 08:18 AM   #19 
  - it's cheap and easy to blame Schwarzenegger for California's budget crisis...  mike_c   Feb-17-09 08:43 AM   #20 
  - In spite of the 2/3 requirement and other provisions of Proposition 13, we've had surpluses  slackmaster   Feb-17-09 09:10 AM   #21 
  - The First Pink slip should go to State Legislators and then all those in the Administration.  Winterblues   Feb-17-09 10:13 AM   #24 
  - California, Almost Broke, Nears Brink  Tab   Feb-17-09 07:46 PM   #26 
  - Thank you Arnold. So much for opening the books and finding the "waste".  Cleita   Feb-17-09 07:46 PM   #27 
  - Whitman is running on that same platform  CreekDog   Feb-17-09 07:46 PM   #33 
  - We're in a mess, no doubt about it. As bad as the budget compromise is, it only lacks one vote.  pinto   Feb-17-09 07:46 PM   #28 
  - See also -  pinto   Feb-17-09 07:46 PM   #29 
  - Proposition 13 v. Proposition 98 - Supermajority War  Median Democrat   Feb-17-09 07:46 PM   #30 
  - Prop. 98 is not holding this up  CreekDog   Feb-17-09 07:49 PM   #35 
  - Seems like the created this budget to have state tax hikes offset by federal tax cuts  CreekDog   Feb-17-09 07:46 PM   #34 
  - Wow, and II seem to remember that Gray Davis  aquamarina   Feb-17-09 07:46 PM   #31 
  - CA is sinking.... we'ss a goin down ... evil repukes... glub glub...  Piewhacket   Feb-17-09 07:46 PM   #32 
  - Kick.  pinto   Feb-17-09 07:57 PM   #36 
  - well, the GOP is getting what they want...  NuttyFluffers   Feb-17-09 09:03 PM   #37 
  - and Gray Davis was recalled, why? nt  Javaman   Feb-18-09 10:29 AM   #39 

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