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James48 Donating Member (517 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-25-11 11:56 PM
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Wis. GOP blasts plans for recall work near malls
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Source: Associated Press

MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin Republicans are ripping Democrats' plans for recall signature drives near malls on Black Friday.

Democrats and their allies launched a drive to recall Republican Gov. Scott Walker earlier this month. They're angry over a number of Walker policies, including a law that stripped public workers of their union rights.

Recall organizers say signature gatherers planned to set up near malls, shopping centers and park-and-rides around the state Friday.

Republicans say the effort amounts to harassing shoppers. The party says businesses should call police if signature gatherers don't leave their property upon request and shoppers should report problems to the GOP's "Recall Integrity Center" website.

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Hey repuglicans- There is such a thing as a first amendment.
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  -Wis. GOP blasts plans for recall work near malls James48  Nov-25-11 11:56 PM   #0 
  - If they hate it, I like it.  plumbob   Nov-26-11 12:02 AM   #1 
  - Public streets, public sidewalks, public. Hey Walker... suck it. You're finished.  truthisfreedom   Nov-26-11 12:07 AM   #2 
  - Toast!  Bozita   Nov-26-11 01:19 AM   #6 
  - Repubs cannot be underestimated. Expect many dirty tricks.  hue   Nov-26-11 07:38 AM   #12 
     - Good point.  Enthusiast   Nov-26-11 08:54 AM   #18 
     - Another article showed a republican on facebook  Seedersandleechers   Nov-26-11 09:37 AM   #23 
        - I read that integrity kicked in when they were notified about the lawlessness they were  midnight   Nov-26-11 11:39 AM   #41 
        - Thanks for posting that  Seedersandleechers   Nov-26-11 01:16 PM   #54 
        - That's right...  whathehell   Nov-26-11 03:28 PM   #62 
        - Sounds like voter fraud to me  pdefalla   Nov-26-11 12:13 PM   #48 
           - It isn't VOTER FRAUD!!!! The voters aren't to blame. It's ELECTION FRAUD.  loudsue   Nov-26-11 12:36 PM   #51 
  - Stuck pigs  Gman   Nov-26-11 12:09 AM   #3 
  - But street preachers don't harass shoppers?  alp227   Nov-26-11 01:00 AM   #4 
  - Whine, whine , whine you pigs at the trough...  HDPaulG   Nov-26-11 01:17 AM   #5 
  - Good list, thanks. And welcome to DU. n/t  Scuba   Nov-26-11 05:28 AM   #10 
  - Deep assholiness just like KaSICK.  Enthusiast   Nov-26-11 09:03 AM   #20 
  - Wow. Contradiction of terms here...  WillParkinson   Nov-26-11 02:52 AM   #7 
  - I like the way they are complaining about people  EC   Nov-26-11 12:04 PM   #45 
  - Republicans hate the Constitution. I can guarantee you recall volunteers were NOT ...  Scuba   Nov-26-11 05:25 AM   #8 
  - +1 - Keep on it!!! (nt)  reACTIONary   Nov-26-11 08:46 AM   #16 
  - Be nice, be legal and be available...they will come to you!  recallsnyder2011   Nov-26-11 10:04 AM   #27 
  - That sounds more realistic-thanks...  midnight   Nov-26-11 11:28 AM   #40 
  - Does the "Recall Integrity Center" drive out to investigate every location?  Kolesar   Nov-26-11 05:26 AM   #9 
  - No, they take every 'report' at face value, irrespective of veracity  Viking12   Nov-26-11 12:38 PM   #52 
  - It's been a pleasure to see those signature gatherers  MBS   Nov-26-11 07:25 AM   #11 
  - They think first amendment only applies to them. They play dirty so its about time the other party  southernyankeebelle   Nov-26-11 08:21 AM   #13 
  - They wouldn't be doing it if situation was reversed?  MaineDem   Nov-26-11 08:33 AM   #14 
  - Recall Integrity Center  Roland99   Nov-26-11 08:38 AM   #15 
  - contradiction in terms for Repubs! n/t  hue   Nov-26-11 08:59 AM   #19 
  - Who gives a fuck what Republicans say?  Enthusiast   Nov-26-11 08:51 AM   #17 
  - Nobody who matters cares what Republicans say...  dogfacedboy   Nov-27-11 02:29 AM   #73 
  - "Republicans say"...... where's the JOURNALISM Integrity Center?? put the direct quote in or it is  Kashka-Kat   Nov-26-11 09:26 AM   #21 
  - GO WISCONSIN! This is what Democracy looks like!!  Generic Other   Nov-26-11 09:27 AM   #22 
  - They were so nice as to give us a link to report problems  Botany   Nov-26-11 09:38 AM   #24 
  - Best video of the week.  bleever   Nov-26-11 01:20 PM   #55 
  - boy it would be awful if people sent tons of emails .....  Botany   Nov-26-11 08:47 PM   #71 
  - Thanks for the link.  Seedersandleechers   Nov-27-11 01:52 PM   #75 
  - Recall Integrity Center?  2QT2BSTR8   Nov-26-11 09:50 AM   #25 
  - In Michigan  recallsnyder2011   Nov-26-11 09:55 AM   #26 
  - Repukes are a unique species. They work like ants, brainlessly, and will die 'for the cause'...  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-26-11 10:08 AM   #28 
  - dieing  donquijoterocket   Nov-26-11 11:15 AM   #36 
     - You're absolutely correct. I have a monstrous RW penpal I e-mail back and forth with...  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-26-11 01:23 PM   #56 
  - Harrass?  bitchkitty   Nov-26-11 10:11 AM   #29 
  - While collecting signaures for the Snyder recall here in Michigan  recallsnyder2011   Nov-26-11 10:15 AM   #30 
  - but but but access to more people  iamthebandfanman   Nov-26-11 10:16 AM   #31 
  - Thankfully  Proud Liberal Dem   Nov-26-11 10:38 AM   #32 
  - I would like it to be but seems this Marine Veteran was removed from Wisconsin Library parking lot  Yon_Yonson   Nov-26-11 10:48 AM   #33 
     - That might have been illegal to have ejected him from a public area.  Lasher   Nov-26-11 11:11 AM   #35 
     - I wonder if the Marine can find any evidence that the  MadMaddie   Nov-26-11 03:37 PM   #64 
        - gracias  Yon_Yonson   Nov-26-11 07:27 PM   #70 
  - "Recall Integrity Center" is a strange name for a group  Riley18   Nov-26-11 11:07 AM   #34 
  - They're trying to recall integrity?  eppur_se_muova   Nov-26-11 12:29 PM   #50 
  - GOP Desperation N/T  Old Codger   Nov-26-11 11:19 AM   #37 
  - Signatures only at Drive In Theaters and Malt shops!  Bennyboy   Nov-26-11 11:20 AM   #38 
  - Part of the radical left's War On Shopping  ThoughtCriminal   Nov-26-11 11:21 AM   #39 
  - Why do they hate America/Democracy?  Hissyspit   Nov-26-11 11:50 AM   #42 
  - because they want to be puppets of the oligarchy--associate w/ top 1 %  hue   Nov-26-11 12:07 PM   #46 
  - Harassing? No more so than those buckets and bells making noise  ChairmanAgnostic   Nov-26-11 11:54 AM   #43 
  - Screw the GOP  DreamSmoker   Nov-26-11 12:04 PM   #44 
  - GOP's "Recall Integrity Center"  ashling   Nov-26-11 12:08 PM   #47 
  - Getting people's signatures where there are lots of people ? UNFAIR !! UNFAIR !!  eppur_se_muova   Nov-26-11 12:27 PM   #49 
  - Boo-hoo Baggers! And after all of the dirty tricks and slime from them?  SoapBox   Nov-26-11 01:00 PM   #53 
  - We can't exercise the Constitution on private property  wial   Nov-26-11 01:41 PM   #57 
  - Ha, ha. They don't like when we follow their example. They do that crap all of the time. Roboliars.  judesedit   Nov-26-11 02:02 PM   #58 
  - Yes.  mahatmakanejeeves   Nov-26-11 02:27 PM   #59 
  - Maybe they should dress as elves...  jtuck004   Nov-26-11 02:33 PM   #60 
  - Boo-hoo Pugs. Go cry in your beer.  Chipper Chat   Nov-26-11 03:04 PM   #61 
  - Oh no...please don't insult Pugs  Seedersandleechers   Nov-27-11 02:06 PM   #76 
     - Adorable!  Chipper Chat   Nov-28-11 05:29 AM   #78 
  - Folks I think that this is just the beginning of the Whine fest  MadMaddie   Nov-26-11 03:34 PM   #63 
  - Repuke "Integrity"  Politicalboi   Nov-26-11 04:03 PM   #65 
  - Maybe they should have thought  Presidentcokedupfratboy   Nov-26-11 04:32 PM   #66 
  - The GOP is all moron all the time. nt  Lucky Luciano   Nov-26-11 04:39 PM   #67 
  - they "blast".... they "BLAST"  fascisthunter   Nov-26-11 06:01 PM   #68 
  - We Signed Recall Petitions By A Wausau Mall Today  Sportsguy   Nov-26-11 06:59 PM   #69 
  - Let the people decide, not Republican one percenters!  CoffeeCat   Nov-26-11 11:57 PM   #72 
  - "They're going where all the PEOPLE are!!1!"  JNelson6563   Nov-27-11 10:19 AM   #74 
  - Ever hear of the FIRST AMENDMENT, Pubbie dudes? Freedom of assembly and all that?  yellowcanine   Nov-27-11 09:45 PM   #77 
  - Not sure where exactly they are referring..."near malls"  and-justice-for-all   Nov-28-11 12:11 PM   #79 

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