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Lorien Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-02-10 05:39 PM
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10. Really? Then why is Obama compromising before he's even asked to compromise?
He acts as if the GOP is holding the Nation hostage and that the Dems are helpless victims.
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  -Senate Dems to follow House on tax cuts ProSense  Dec-02-10 04:31 PM   #0 
  - All I can hear is "blah blah blah blah"...the repukes will get what they want...  BrklynLiberal   Dec-02-10 04:37 PM   #1 
  - I am going to wait and see. At the very least it will make the  annabanana   Dec-02-10 04:40 PM   #3 
  - Too late. this should have happened BEFORE the midterms...  BrklynLiberal   Dec-02-10 04:46 PM   #5 
     - No they can't. We still hold the Senate and Presidency. nt  thereismore   Dec-02-10 05:26 PM   #7 
        - Really? Then why is Obama compromising before he's even asked to compromise?  Lorien   Dec-02-10 05:39 PM   #10 
        - On paper we do, but the Senate is full of conserva-dem's. Our only friends are the Progressives  harun   Dec-02-10 06:53 PM   #15 
  - News outlets are even reporting it that way. They know the deal is done.  harun   Dec-02-10 06:51 PM   #14 
  - Oh good!  bobburgster   Dec-02-10 04:40 PM   #2 
  - 2nd nt  thereismore   Dec-02-10 05:26 PM   #8 
  - Remember Reid, you can invoke or threaten the Thugs with nuclear option  Hawkeye-X   Dec-02-10 04:40 PM   #4 
  - There is not option for the "nuclear option" on extending tax cuts.  jefferson_dem   Dec-02-10 07:08 PM   #18 
  - Two words: Nuclear Option  LiberalEsto   Dec-02-10 05:01 PM   #6 
  - Pardon me, but din't repigs call that "the constitutional option?" nt  thereismore   Dec-02-10 05:28 PM   #9 
  - Nuclear Option can only been used once in a year  BumRushDaShow   Dec-02-10 06:30 PM   #11 
  - What are you talking about?  Winterblues   Dec-02-10 06:49 PM   #13 
  - They will never get rid of the filabuster. n/t  BumRushDaShow   Dec-02-10 07:01 PM   #17 
  - Wrong, you're thinking of reconciliation. These tax cuts are not deficit neutral so  harun   Dec-02-10 06:54 PM   #16 
     - ????  BumRushDaShow   Dec-02-10 07:20 PM   #19 
        - Senate won't pass a bill without the tax cut for the wealthy. I doubt they even  harun   Dec-02-10 07:52 PM   #20 
  - HOW?  Winterblues   Dec-02-10 06:48 PM   #12 

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