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ryharrin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-02-03 02:16 PM
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6. So what?
If the recall passes, then it'll show that the people weren't too happy with the way that election ended up. I'd have been pretty happy if we could've recalled Bush any one of his numerous lies.
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  -Why is the California recall considered undemocratic by many here? ryharrin  Aug-02-03 02:06 PM   #0 
  - The problem  lazarus   Aug-02-03 02:10 PM   #1 
  - If it weren't for that one man, along with 900,000 other people  ryharrin   Aug-02-03 02:13 PM   #4 
     - part of what the car thief funded  Iris   Aug-02-03 02:42 PM   #12 
     - 900,000 people...  JavaJive   Aug-02-03 03:18 PM   #15 
     - This is the point: less than 3%  Amerikav60   Aug-02-03 05:29 PM   #24 
     - one very wealthy repug can pay outofstaters to fly in and collect sigs  ElsewheresDaughter   Aug-02-03 05:05 PM   #22 
     - Maybe we should circulate a petition asking  Clete   Aug-03-03 11:56 AM   #38 
     - Obviously you don't live here or you would be aware.....  ParanoidPat   Aug-05-03 05:38 AM   #45 
        - Can you point me to hard evidence that non-residents were employed?  slackmaster   Aug-05-03 09:01 AM   #48 
  - You already have a recall process  Maple   Aug-02-03 02:12 PM   #2 
  - because with this recall, it amounts to just tossing aside an election tha  Pepperbelly   Aug-02-03 02:13 PM   #3 
  - So what?  ryharrin   Aug-02-03 02:16 PM   #6 
     - nope ... what it will ...  Pepperbelly   Aug-02-03 02:19 PM   #7 
     - have you signed the tom delay recall petition yet?  TinfoilHatProgrammer   Aug-05-03 03:24 AM   #44 
     - What people? The 3% that signed the recall petition?  Rex   Aug-02-03 06:49 PM   #30 
        - They don't...  redeye   Aug-03-03 12:45 AM   #34 
  - It is part of the Cali Constitution but  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-02-03 02:15 PM   #5 
  - And if that happens...  Generic Other   Aug-02-03 07:18 PM   #33 
  - Have you read that section of the California Constitut ion?  slackmaster   Aug-05-03 08:55 AM   #47 
  - This is a perversion of the ballot initiative process  ibegurpard   Aug-02-03 02:20 PM   #8 
  - Fallacy. Equivocal use of term democratic.  gulliver   Aug-02-03 02:30 PM   #9 
  - One of the reasons  charlie   Aug-02-03 02:36 PM   #10 
  - that's despicable  SeattleDem   Aug-02-03 03:30 PM   #17 
     - Yeah  charlie   Aug-02-03 03:43 PM   #18 
     - The math gets much worse with hundreds of candidates  Walt Starr   Aug-02-03 06:24 PM   #27 
  - Davis is the only one who needs 50% or more to win  mitchtv   Aug-02-03 02:39 PM   #11 
  - because it is  ezmojason   Aug-02-03 02:51 PM   #13 
  - Because everybody knows that the only reason. . .  StopThief   Aug-02-03 02:58 PM   #14 
  - Because the sore losers GOP started it the day they lost  robbedvoter   Aug-02-03 03:26 PM   #16 
  - Because it rejects all democratic principles  JackSwift   Aug-02-03 04:11 PM   #19 
  - The law is 100 years old and out of date  Democat   Aug-02-03 04:16 PM   #20 
  - Because it has been constructed by the Republican/Corporate Parties  leesa   Aug-02-03 04:57 PM   #21 
  - spirit of the law versus letter of the law  PurityOfEssence   Aug-02-03 05:21 PM   #23 
  - constitutionalism doesn't necessarily promote democracy..  MaverickX   Aug-02-03 05:44 PM   #25 
  - Because a lot of people here aren't actually in favor of democracy  Mairead   Aug-02-03 06:13 PM   #26 
  - I disagree - the issue of plurality above  salin   Aug-02-03 06:36 PM   #28 
     - Why should someone incompetent be able to keep their job?  Mairead   Aug-04-03 07:02 AM   #40 
  - because they don't like it  jagguy   Aug-02-03 06:44 PM   #29 
  - Fuck "democratic"---the republicans are fucking the concept constantly  Starpass   Aug-02-03 06:56 PM   #31 
  - Not with a Dem secretary of state, a Dem senate and a DEM assembly  nothingshocksmeanymore   Aug-05-03 03:05 AM   #43 
  - Surely you jest right?  texasblueeyes   Aug-02-03 07:16 PM   #32 
  - I think it's great!  fabius   Aug-03-03 01:15 AM   #35 
  - Recall...  fabius   Aug-03-03 01:22 AM   #36 
  - get real...  MaverickX   Aug-03-03 11:39 AM   #37 
  - Worst Case?  devarsi   Aug-03-03 12:14 PM   #39 
  - then why not recall all governers all the time?  rman   Aug-04-03 07:26 AM   #41 
  - That's easy for someone who doesn't live here to say.....  ParanoidPat   Aug-05-03 06:07 AM   #46 
  - Elections cost money..so the Repukes who started this  bleedingheart   Aug-04-03 07:28 AM   #42 
 

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