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Silverhair Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-25-04 09:57 PM
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22. How could he have fought?
Please be explicit. Under our law the SCOTUS has the final say - period. There is NO APPEAL from a SCOTUS decision. The next step would be violent revolution.
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  -What more could Gore have done to fight on after the SC ruling? fujiyama  Nov-25-04 04:37 PM   #0 
  - He might have mentioned that the decision  realpolitik   Nov-25-04 04:42 PM   #1 
  - im not sure but imagine his day on the senate floor  knowbody0   Nov-25-04 04:43 PM   #2 
  - Called for a statewide recount,  Eric J in MN   Nov-25-04 04:43 PM   #3 
  - That's what the FL State Supreme Court did, which the USSC overturned  glitch   Nov-25-04 05:20 PM   #13 
  - No, there was a recount in some counties, not every county NT  Eric J in MN   Nov-25-04 07:36 PM   #20 
     - Gore asked for individual counties to be recounted as allowed by FL law,  glitch   Nov-25-04 09:44 PM   #21 
     - Wrong...  regnaD kciN   Nov-26-04 05:48 PM   #35 
  - The problem was always that the only person who had the power  Warpy   Nov-25-04 05:35 PM   #14 
  - we wish he had done that in the first place!  InvisibleBallots   Nov-25-04 05:57 PM   #16 
     - Hi InvisibleBallots!!  newyawker99   Nov-26-04 02:55 PM   #33 
  - What Gore Should Have Done  smifffffy   Nov-25-04 04:46 PM   #4 
  - the only recourse was throwing it into the House and ...  Pepperbelly   Nov-25-04 05:16 PM   #11 
  - He did fight it every step of the way. He had no backing from the Party.  kerry-is-my-prez   Nov-25-04 06:02 PM   #17 
  - Exactly, our own DNC chair said Gore should just hang it up.  shance   Nov-25-04 10:49 PM   #25 
  - How could he have fought?  Silverhair   Nov-25-04 09:57 PM   #22 
  - Hi smifffffy!!  newyawker99   Nov-26-04 02:56 PM   #34 
  - after the ussc decision, he could have done something  unblock   Nov-25-04 04:47 PM   #5 
  - Plus the counties that were supposed to do the recounts quit (Miami)  kerry-is-my-prez   Nov-25-04 06:04 PM   #18 
  - Gore fought longer than Kerry did.  cornermouse   Nov-25-04 04:48 PM   #6 
  - Of course!!!  fshrink   Nov-25-04 04:54 PM   #8 
  - again ...  Pepperbelly   Nov-25-04 05:17 PM   #12 
  - Gore had more firm  sonoradesertdem   Nov-25-04 04:54 PM   #9 
     - Unfortunately, no man is an island. Kerry had the support, Gore had none.  shance   Nov-26-04 07:48 PM   #38 
  - He should NEVER have  sonoradesertdem   Nov-25-04 04:51 PM   #7 
  - He might have said...  autorank   Nov-25-04 05:11 PM   #10 
  - What good would that have done?  Silverhair   Nov-25-04 10:09 PM   #23 
     - Since when is the truth a temper tantrum.  autorank   Nov-25-04 10:22 PM   #24 
     - You didn't answer the question.  Silverhair   Nov-25-04 11:21 PM   #26 
        - Hold on a minute. I don't need to be ordered around...  autorank   Nov-26-04 12:14 AM   #27 
        - For the Democratic party to speak up would have been its responsibility  shance   Nov-26-04 12:48 AM   #29 
        - i agree with shance and's never wrong to stand up  autorank   Nov-26-04 07:01 PM   #36 
        - the party was damaged and will be damaged anyway  noiretblu   Nov-26-04 06:01 AM   #32 
     - what good would it do? temper tantrum?  noiretblu   Nov-26-04 05:58 AM   #31 
  - Early on, it was handled badly.  Leilani   Nov-25-04 05:40 PM   #15 
  - The Repubs in Florida and/or in Congress would have voted against it also.  kerry-is-my-prez   Nov-25-04 06:07 PM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-26-04 12:23 AM   #28 
  - Question the need FOR the supreme court. The Constitution, purportedly,  HypnoToad   Nov-26-04 01:49 AM   #30 
  - Come out and call USSCJ activist judges  LiberalFighter   Nov-26-04 07:21 PM   #37 

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