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tcaudilllg Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-21-11 01:41 AM
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91. That's it --- we MUST have a purge.
69 retirement for my children? That's evil. Everyone of those 32 Dem senators has to go as soon as possible.
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  -More than 60 senators call on Obama to join deficit-reduction talks alp227  Mar-18-11 01:06 PM   #0 
  - How about those more than 60 senators joining in.....  suston96   Mar-18-11 01:13 PM   #1 
  - Actually most of the Democrats are speaking of all the things you speak of  karynnj   Mar-18-11 01:53 PM   #13 
  - karynnh, which Democrats signed this?  JDPriestly   Mar-18-11 02:06 PM   #19 
  - Except that it makes too much sense.  russspeakeasy   Mar-18-11 02:10 PM   #20 
  - I like Schakowsky's tax reform proposal as well - but this does not  karynnj   Mar-18-11 02:13 PM   #21 
     - We should adopt Schakowsky's proposal as is with no delay.  JDPriestly   Mar-18-11 11:21 PM   #48 
        - You think the House will allow this to come to a vote, much less pass that?  karynnj   Mar-19-11 06:45 AM   #51 
  - Ah. Well as long as they are speaking. We can always believe a politician's speeches..  Jakes Progress   Mar-18-11 04:50 PM   #36 
     - If their records match the words - which they do for people like Kerry, Brown and Durbin,  karynnj   Mar-18-11 05:54 PM   #39 
        - Ahh. The old "Poor us. We can't do anything" approach.  Jakes Progress   Mar-18-11 09:51 PM   #44 
           - That is not what the document says  karynnj   Mar-19-11 06:13 AM   #50 
              - This is what the document says. Rosy glasses my blur it, but the words are plain.  Jakes Progress   Mar-19-11 07:16 AM   #52 
                 - Note what is in direct quotes and what is not  karynnj   Mar-19-11 07:58 AM   #54 
                    - So you believe the commission's report is a good thing?  Jakes Progress   Mar-19-11 09:27 AM   #61 
                       - No I don't  karynnj   Mar-19-11 01:00 PM   #75 
                          - Not a very nice game you are playing here.  Jakes Progress   Mar-19-11 10:01 PM   #77 
                             - Which of my heroes is asking for a tax increase on the wealthy ?  karynnj   Mar-20-11 11:00 AM   #86 
                                - Yep. Which ones?  Jakes Progress   Mar-20-11 01:55 PM   #87 
                                   - Kerry speaks against cutting social security in that speech  karynnj   Mar-21-11 08:07 AM   #92 
  - It means they have seen the numbers and they look bad--really bad.  fittosurvive   Mar-18-11 02:30 PM   #29 
  - I  fittosurvive   Mar-18-11 02:30 PM   #30 
  - Government does not create jobs unless they are government  24601   Mar-19-11 09:15 AM   #59 
  - So....even less regulation and even more tax cuts for the rich? Ronnie, is that you?  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 09:52 AM   #64 
     - Read my post again - the words "tax cut" are not included - as they  24601   Mar-20-11 07:21 AM   #79 
  - How about stopping all these wars? And we just entered another one  wordpix   Mar-19-11 10:11 PM   #78 
  - When will they issue a statement saying:  Newest Reality   Mar-18-11 01:15 PM   #2 
  - Un-recers unrecing? Hmmm? - NT  Newest Reality   Mar-18-11 01:20 PM   #3 
  - With Democrats like those, who needs enemies !  Mr. Sparkle   Mar-18-11 01:22 PM   #4 
  - So you don't think that Obama should get engaged in trying to reduce the deficit?  totodeinhere   Mar-18-11 01:41 PM   #8 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-18-11 01:45 PM   #10 
     - +1  Little Star   Mar-18-11 07:14 PM   #43 
     - I agree with you...But you are suppose to be CYNICAL!  SkyDaddy7   Mar-18-11 01:49 PM   #12 
     - Yeah, because unthinking optimism has worked so well for us.  Jakes Progress   Mar-19-11 07:17 AM   #53 
     - I have already seen his negotiating skills. They stink.  russspeakeasy   Mar-18-11 02:13 PM   #22 
     - Are you kidding?  EC   Mar-18-11 02:16 PM   #23 
     - No. Obama is a lousy negotiator.  JDPriestly   Mar-18-11 02:20 PM   #27 
     - He may be a lousy negotiator, but he is the president and it should be his role to be involved one  totodeinhere   Mar-18-11 04:42 PM   #35 
        - He already gave them his budget.  boppers   Mar-18-11 10:36 PM   #45 
        - +1  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 08:15 AM   #55 
        - I doubt that his presence will move anything in any positive direction.  JDPriestly   Mar-18-11 11:19 PM   #47 
           - As many Dems as Pubs signed the letter. What was the Dems' motivation?  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 08:56 AM   #57 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-19-11 10:24 AM   #68 
        - No apology is necessary. I have always respected your very well thought out  totodeinhere   Mar-19-11 12:14 PM   #74 
  - Don't let this drop out of sight.......  suston96   Mar-18-11 01:33 PM   #5 
  - "Someone get the names of the 64" You excel at delegating?  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 09:28 AM   #62 
  - Awesome.  avaistheone1   Mar-18-11 01:37 PM   #6 
  - There are 60 of the villains in America's story.  Jakes Progress   Mar-18-11 01:38 PM   #7 
  - You might want to check Sherrod Brown's record - he is the populist that John Edwards only pretended  karynnj   Mar-18-11 01:59 PM   #15 
     - If it is so great, why didn't the Senate do this while Democrats were in the majority,  JDPriestly   Mar-18-11 02:22 PM   #28 
     - I think we should have attempted to do it last year, but we didn't  karynnj   Mar-18-11 03:35 PM   #33 
        - Republicans alone cannot defund squat.  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 08:51 AM   #56 
     - Speeches. We don't need no stinkin' speeches.  Jakes Progress   Mar-18-11 04:55 PM   #37 
        - "I wouldn't mind a progressive president getting in on the talks." Whom did you have in mind?  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 09:59 AM   #65 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-18-11 01:44 PM   #9 
  - Why does Obama ALWAYS have to babysit these clowns???  AllTooEasy   Mar-18-11 01:47 PM   #11 
  - This is a huge important thing to do and BOTH sides want the President involved  karynnj   Mar-18-11 02:02 PM   #17 
  - According to Reply 45, Obama already did propose his budget.  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 09:12 AM   #58 
  - Actually, a President is supposed to lead more than only the Executive branch.  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 09:25 AM   #60 
  - Because he's one of them. How many times do you have to be slapped in the face with a dead fish  tom_paine   Mar-20-11 08:25 AM   #84 
  - At This Point I Think the President uses the GOP as Cover  fascisthunter   Mar-18-11 01:59 PM   #14 
  - Don't you have it backwards???  Plucketeer   Mar-18-11 02:19 PM   #26 
     - lol  fascisthunter   Mar-18-11 06:50 PM   #40 
  - It's obama's fault...  dennis4868   Mar-18-11 02:01 PM   #16 
  - If he does get involved.........  frebrd   Mar-18-11 02:02 PM   #18 
  - I have been listening and watching very carefully......  suston96   Mar-18-11 02:17 PM   #24 
  - I seem to recall that Obama sent them a budget  Bandit   Mar-18-11 02:18 PM   #25 
  - Do you think a dialogue is too much to ask when the country is in this much trouble?  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 09:47 AM   #63 
  - Unless this includes a 75% tax on the top 1% - I'd say no.  slay   Mar-18-11 02:37 PM   #31 
  - +1  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 10:02 AM   #66 
  - All Hail The Great Deficit Commission!  chill_wind   Mar-18-11 02:40 PM   #32 
  - I'll take politicians seriously on deficit reduction...  Aerows   Mar-18-11 03:47 PM   #34 
  - That's well said! And absolutely true.  plumbob   Mar-18-11 10:48 PM   #46 
  - Hear hear.  arikara   Mar-19-11 12:33 AM   #49 
  - 300 know-nothing economists told Obama/Congress  chill_wind   Mar-18-11 05:36 PM   #38 
  - right  fascisthunter   Mar-18-11 06:50 PM   #41 
  - FDR's recovery tanked when he buckled to Rethugs bloviating about deficit  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 10:11 AM   #67 
  - kick  chill_wind   Mar-18-11 07:09 PM   #42 
  - Remember how productive bi-partisan talks Obama held on HCR were?  No Elephants   Mar-19-11 10:28 AM   #69 
  - They want political cover. All of them. nt  RUMMYisFROSTED   Mar-19-11 10:43 AM   #70 
     - But Obama wants just as much political cover.  robcon   Mar-19-11 10:58 AM   #71 
     - He's got cover if he ignores it.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Mar-19-11 04:58 PM   #76 
        - Kind of. However, he is already responsible for his own proposed budget and, at some point, will  No Elephants   Mar-20-11 08:02 AM   #81 
           - That he will.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Mar-20-11 06:26 PM   #88 
     - Hence my remark about re-election.  No Elephants   Mar-20-11 08:04 AM   #82 
        - Which one?  RUMMYisFROSTED   Mar-20-11 06:27 PM   #89 
  - Welcome to Fantasy Island.  Zorra   Mar-19-11 11:10 AM   #72 
  - Good analogy. Bad things follow from that method.  freshwest   Mar-20-11 07:17 PM   #90 
  - The discredited republican party of 2008  Babel_17   Mar-19-11 11:43 AM   #73 
  - Seduced, yes. Compelled, no.  No Elephants   Mar-20-11 08:10 AM   #83 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-20-11 07:31 AM   #80 
  - with stories like this re: O's proposed $36 billion bailout of nuke industry, NO ONE has credibility  wordpix   Mar-20-11 09:14 AM   #85 
  - That's it --- we MUST have a purge.  tcaudilllg   Mar-21-11 01:41 AM   #91 
  - Just raise the minimum retirement age to 169. And pay for wars with our SS money!  RedCloud   Mar-21-11 01:45 PM   #93 
 

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