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dflprincess Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-08-11 08:32 PM
Response to Reply #14
27. You'll notice that the Queen of the Tea Baggers, Michelle Bachmann
voted to extend the provisions.

Apparently she's not that concerned about "getting the government off our backs".
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  -House Fails To Extend Patriot Act Spy Powers Ter  Feb-08-11 06:14 PM   #0 
  - Wild.  truthisfreedom   Feb-08-11 06:19 PM   #1 
  - I don't like super-majorities, ...  aggiesal   Feb-08-11 06:24 PM   #2 
  - Agree on both points.  No Elephants   Feb-08-11 09:00 PM   #36 
  - Believe it or not, inefficient democracies are the best kinds.  joshcryer   Feb-08-11 09:19 PM   #47 
  - This really isn't the same os the super majorities required in the Senate.  OrwellwasRight   Feb-08-11 10:18 PM   #56 
  - HOpe that is accurate. n/t  Ozymanithrax   Feb-08-11 06:24 PM   #3 
  - Here's how they all voted:  Ter   Feb-08-11 06:28 PM   #4 
  - Rohrabacher a No?!  KamaAina   Feb-08-11 06:52 PM   #12 
  - He's a bit of a libertarian.  OrwellwasRight   Feb-08-11 10:18 PM   #57 
  - so did OC Coast Congressman John Campbell but other SoCal conservatives said yea  alp227   Feb-09-11 12:42 AM   #71 
  - and Ron Paul also voted Nay as do most Democrats but I notice some D Yeas  alp227   Feb-09-11 12:38 AM   #70 
     - Bachman voted for big government?  PatrynXX   Feb-09-11 04:17 AM   #95 
  - The Patriot Act is dead? And we have the republicans to thank for it????  dixiegrrrrl   Feb-08-11 06:33 PM   #5 
  - Only 27  Ter   Feb-08-11 06:37 PM   #6 
  - Let us remember  customerserviceguy   Feb-08-11 08:57 PM   #35 
     - Lettuce strike!  RedCloud   Feb-09-11 09:54 AM   #111 
  - not exactly  gmpierce   Feb-08-11 07:44 PM   #19 
  - There are only 242 Republicans in the House  Ter   Feb-08-11 09:11 PM   #45 
  - Well, the republicans wouldn't want the president to use the Patriot Act to spy.......  Moonwalk   Feb-08-11 07:58 PM   #22 
  - Please see Reply 19.  No Elephants   Feb-08-11 08:39 PM   #29 
     - I read reply #19 before I posted--did you read MY post carefully? Evidently not....  Moonwalk   Feb-08-11 09:58 PM   #53 
  - Yes, It happened on their watch.  Kokonoe   Feb-08-11 09:08 PM   #41 
  - Nope, see #56, this is just a VERY temporary and VERY minor setback. n/t  stevenleser   Feb-09-11 01:31 PM   #120 
  - Hurrah!  kickysnana   Feb-08-11 06:37 PM   #7 
  - Good riddance to bad rubbish. And a good start.  ixion   Feb-08-11 06:43 PM   #8 
  - Yes, like ...  aggiesal   Feb-08-11 06:49 PM   #11 
  - It's not a 'riddance'. See #56 n/t  stevenleser   Feb-09-11 01:32 PM   #121 
  - That dreadful piece of crap needs to die a quick death...  rasputin1952   Feb-08-11 06:45 PM   #9 
  - Yes!  Rosa Luxemburg   Feb-08-11 09:52 PM   #52 
  - Would be great to get rid of that load of fascist crap .... what's Obama's position on it?  defendandprotect   Feb-08-11 06:46 PM   #10 
  - He loves it  Ter   Feb-08-11 06:52 PM   #13 
  - from the above link:  orleans   Feb-08-11 08:29 PM   #25 
  - Thank you for reading it -- !!!  defendandprotect   Feb-08-11 09:07 PM   #40 
     - same here. which is really pretty sad. n/t  orleans   Feb-09-11 02:31 AM   #77 
     - I am willing to go along with  disndat   Feb-09-11 12:02 PM   #117 
        - Yikes!  defendandprotect   Feb-09-11 02:23 PM   #127 
  - Per the OP "the White House (aka Obama)  dflprincess   Feb-08-11 08:30 PM   #26 
     - And ...  defendandprotect   Feb-08-11 09:13 PM   #46 
  - I'm surprised........  Swede Atlanta    Feb-08-11 06:54 PM   #14 
  - Not really...the teabaggers care about THEIR civil liberties.  Raksha   Feb-08-11 08:11 PM   #23 
  - You'll notice that the Queen of the Tea Baggers, Michelle Bachmann  dflprincess   Feb-08-11 08:32 PM   #27 
  - Of course.  krabigirl   Feb-08-11 08:41 PM   #31 
  - Self delete  No Elephants   Feb-08-11 08:42 PM   #32 
  - They were fine with a godly, white Christian man like Bush wielding those powers.  MilesColtrane   Feb-08-11 11:48 PM   #63 
  - Despite your sarcasm smiley, that is the mindset.  Buzz Clik   Feb-09-11 06:21 AM   #98 
  - CSM: Patriot Act upset vote: Can tea party lawmakers, liberals be friends?  pampango   Feb-10-11 04:14 AM   #136 
  - Best news of the day.  WatsonT   Feb-08-11 06:54 PM   #15 
  - Excellent news!  The abyss   Feb-08-11 06:59 PM   #16 
  - YAY!  Joanne98   Feb-08-11 07:08 PM   #17 
  - Unfortunately, Obama needs a slap upside the head on this one.  Arkana   Feb-08-11 07:26 PM   #18 
  - Here's a list of the 26 Republicans who voted no:  Ter   Feb-08-11 07:45 PM   #20 
  - Good for them  pscot   Feb-08-11 10:08 PM   #54 
  - A no vote was to extend the act.  westerebus   Feb-09-11 07:12 AM   #99 
  - Paul Broun voted against it?  OnyxCollie   Feb-08-11 11:46 PM   #61 
  - I'm really surprised about Connie Mack  lark   Feb-09-11 02:22 PM   #126 
  - Excellent! Now dump the rest of the  plumbob   Feb-08-11 07:58 PM   #21 
  - I really cant believe this  Ramulux   Feb-08-11 08:17 PM   #24 
  - Disgraceful!  No Elephants   Feb-08-11 08:37 PM   #28 
  - It is officially upside down time  tavalon   Feb-08-11 08:40 PM   #30 
  - And almost every Republicon vote was needed, thanks to 67 Dems who voted to extend.  No Elephants   Feb-08-11 08:55 PM   #34 
  - Its officially strip the president of powers time. nt  heliarc   Feb-09-11 12:46 AM   #73 
     - Good.  westerebus   Feb-09-11 07:36 AM   #101 
        - never said it wasn't good...  heliarc   Feb-09-11 11:02 PM   #133 
  - Wow, the vast majority of Freepers are even against this:  Ter   Feb-08-11 08:44 PM   #33 
  - Bipartisanship!  ProSense   Feb-08-11 09:02 PM   #38 
  - I have read that the first stages of negotiation is to find common ground.  Hoopla Phil   Feb-08-11 11:49 PM   #64 
     - Amen .....  littlewolf   Feb-09-11 08:24 AM   #106 
  - Because a Democrat is President. n/t  PoliticAverse   Feb-08-11 11:47 PM   #62 
  - Bingo...  heliarc   Feb-09-11 11:05 PM   #134 
  - They would be for it  Enthusiast   Feb-09-11 01:44 AM   #76 
  - One of the really nice things about the last two congress'....  Umbral   Feb-08-11 09:01 PM   #37 
  - I guess I had not thought about it that way.... But your right....  midnight   Feb-08-11 09:10 PM   #44 
  - Hey! One bipartisan action that was actually GOOD  hollowdweller   Feb-08-11 09:02 PM   #39 
  - Lol, maybe they can end both wars too  Ter   Feb-08-11 09:08 PM   #42 
  - Hate to say it, but I'm with the tea party on this one.  on point   Feb-08-11 09:10 PM   #43 
  - Amen.  emilyg   Feb-08-11 11:06 PM   #59 
  - me too .....  littlewolf   Feb-09-11 08:24 AM   #107 
  - 67 Democrats sided with Republicans to continue stomping  obxhead   Feb-08-11 09:24 PM   #48 
  - Allyson Schwartz yea? That's a surprise (not sarcasm)  HERVEPA   Feb-08-11 09:43 PM   #50 
  - Silvestre Reyes? Disappointing.  OnyxCollie   Feb-08-11 11:51 PM   #65 
  - Sander Levin from Michigan? Carl's brother?  amandabeech   Feb-09-11 01:51 PM   #122 
     - Same here. Never would have expected to see his name. n/t  Judi Lynn   Feb-09-11 01:54 PM   #124 
  - Good news for the people  Generic Other   Feb-08-11 09:36 PM   #49 
  - Good. My Rep (Ben Lujan) was on the right side.  TygrBright   Feb-08-11 09:44 PM   #51 
  - Good. This is one case where the repubs did right. I guess the devil is ice skating.  craigmatic   Feb-08-11 10:13 PM   #55 
  - Good, but since they have a solid majority for renewal  Unvanguard   Feb-08-11 10:19 PM   #58 
  - I was hoping this was going to happen.  MilesColtrane   Feb-08-11 11:45 PM   #60 
  - The biggest foe of the Patriot Act in the Senate is now...  Ter   Feb-09-11 01:40 AM   #75 
  - Big Government + Big Business = Republican Party.  Major Hogwash   Feb-08-11 11:56 PM   #66 
  - I, for one, am proud that our President understands bipartisanship  MannyGoldstein   Feb-09-11 12:06 AM   #67 
  - I know!  Youth Uprising   Feb-09-11 12:14 AM   #69 
  - Michelle Bachmann, Louie Gohmert,  Youth Uprising   Feb-09-11 12:07 AM   #68 
  - The house "succeeded" to not extend key expiring provisions.  heliarc   Feb-09-11 12:43 AM   #72 
  - Why are we only hearing about this after the fact? Or was this in the news?  grahamhgreen   Feb-09-11 12:49 AM   #74 
  - GOP freshmen help derail Patriot Act extension  Derechos   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #78 
  - I hope the dems use this as a learning moment...  ixion   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #79 
  - Populist hero Democrats?  howaboutme   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #82 
     - Sanders is not a Dem, though he caucuses with the Dems.  tblue37   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #91 
  - Let's get them to vote on those body scanners next.  Skink   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #80 
  - Some Repubs have some guts.  howaboutme   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #81 
  - That's because the friggin' Dems couldn't find any balls or backbone  TxVietVet   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #84 
  - Interesting that my rep, oldest MD rep/repug, Bartlett voted no.  elleng   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #83 
  - Let's see. The Obama admin favored the extention therefore the Tea Party voted against. hmm.  rhett o rick   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #85 
  - Tea bagger Queen, Michelle Bachmann, voted for the extensions  dflprincess   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #86 
  - When the Patriot Act was passed, I asked my conservative friends if they would like it for a Democra  rhett o rick   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #87 
     - I did the same thing !  think4yourself   Feb-09-11 04:10 AM   #94 
  - Most of the Tea Party would have been against it anyway.  digitaln3rd   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #89 
  - It's going to eventually pass  ProSense   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #88 
  - I did write my Congressman  howaboutme   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #90 
  - Three Tea Partiers out of 52...not many  alp227   Feb-09-11 03:09 AM   #92 
  - They get a far right Republican in the WH, they'll bring it back right quick.  Warren DeMontague   Feb-09-11 03:33 AM   #93 
  - Okay help me with a bit of procedural stuff  tavalon   Feb-09-11 05:15 AM   #96 
  - They do it again under rules that require only a majority vote and it passes n/t.  PoliticAverse   Feb-09-11 06:08 AM   #97 
  - it took the tea party to do what the democrats should have done  datasuspect   Feb-09-11 07:25 AM   #100 
  - In 03, Kerry-Sununu wrote Senate bill eliminating more onerous parts of Patriot...media ignored it  blm   Feb-09-11 09:54 AM   #110 
     - Media ignored this too  howaboutme   Feb-10-11 01:00 AM   #135 
        - Easy answer....corporate newsmedia has been serving the fascist agenda for over 2 decades.  blm   Feb-10-11 09:00 AM   #137 
  - Passed or not, I doubt there will be any changes. The programs are in place  NorthCarolina   Feb-09-11 08:01 AM   #102 
  - Finally, a GOOD failure  Canuckistanian   Feb-09-11 08:04 AM   #103 
  - The pubs can dish it out but they can't take it...  Hubert Flottz   Feb-09-11 08:09 AM   #104 
  - This is no victory  Scruffy1   Feb-09-11 08:16 AM   #105 
  - Three bad provisions of one bad law. Embarrassing for Dems the WH would support it.  DirkGently   Feb-09-11 08:48 AM   #108 
  - I think anyone who likes the Patriot act  Swampguana   Feb-09-11 09:54 AM   #109 
  - +1  Shining Jack   Feb-09-11 10:15 AM   #113 
  - \/\/()()T ...one step back to being the "home of the brave".  L0oniX   Feb-09-11 10:06 AM   #112 
  - My district had a Blue Dog, who lost to a Center Republican...  Glassunion   Feb-09-11 10:18 AM   #114 
  - Is it any wonder that Republicans like that are beating DLC Dogs? (nt)  w4rma   Feb-09-11 11:17 AM   #116 
  - So Michele Bachman and Barack Obama agree on this one. Great!  MasonJar   Feb-09-11 11:09 AM   #115 
  - Strange, isn't it?  ozone_man   Feb-09-11 12:20 PM   #119 
  - There is really no good reason for the government of any  Marnie   Feb-09-11 12:14 PM   #118 
  - Can we get rid of the airport groping now, too? nt  woo me with science   Feb-09-11 01:52 PM   #123 
  - thanks to those 7 whacky Tea Party Members in the House  librechik   Feb-09-11 02:03 PM   #125 
  - The worst attack on our Freedom is  AsahinaKimi   Feb-09-11 03:07 PM   #128 
  - woohoo  lovuian   Feb-09-11 03:35 PM   #129 
  - Thank goodness!  bobburgster   Feb-09-11 04:26 PM   #130 
  - HUGE K & R !!!  WillyT   Feb-09-11 05:18 PM   #131 
  - Amazing what strange bedfellows can do............  BrklynLiberal   Feb-09-11 05:48 PM   #132 
 

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