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cali Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-22-05 08:02 AM
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16. Nothing like an empty threat
So a democrat in the congress has to vote exactly as you want them to on every issue, and speak at all times in fiery opposition rhetoric. Could this be any sillier? I have a great congressional delegation, but even Leahy and Sanders don't always vote the way I wish they would. Jeffords does so less often. I plan on continuing to support all three. I hope Leahy votes against Gonzales, but if he doesn't, I'll still support him. For every vote he casts that I don't agree with, he casts 50 that I do.
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  - Adding-NOT ONE DIME OF SUPPORT  liveoaktx   Jan-21-05 08:43 PM   #1 
  - It's all blood money now. n/t  EVDebs   Jan-21-05 08:50 PM   #2 
  - Money Mongers beware. We are watching!  lonestarnot   Jan-21-05 08:51 PM   #3 
  - I plan to challenge both of my Dem. Senators on the SS issue  irkthesmirk   Jan-22-05 06:48 AM   #13 
  - that is EXACTLY what i told the dnc lady  ldf   Jan-21-05 09:21 PM   #4 
  - Then we're going to be busy booting out very many Dems  Selatius   Jan-21-05 09:28 PM   #5 
  - Then we will pare them down by attrition.  PassingFair   Jan-21-05 10:40 PM   #6 
  - The worst Dem is better than what's in there right now  LittleClarkie   Jan-21-05 11:27 PM   #10 
  - The make DEAN the DNC leader and open it all, then challenge the Repubs  EVDebs   Jan-22-05 12:53 PM   #21 
  - Ah yes, we'll target them  LittleClarkie   Jan-21-05 11:15 PM   #7 
  - You are right. Stonewall time.  Fleurs du Mal   Jan-21-05 11:22 PM   #8 
  - I will support the DNC with a $25 contribution  LittleClarkie   Jan-21-05 11:23 PM   #9 
  - No money till the Dems grow bigger balls! Told them that on the phone.  jn2375   Jan-21-05 11:58 PM   #11 
  - I will still vote for them  Piperay   Jan-22-05 04:02 AM   #12 
  - Most of these guys don't bother to understand how their  Skidmore   Jan-22-05 07:09 AM   #14 
  - Vote selectively. There are alternatives to the ruling party(s).  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jan-22-05 07:41 AM   #15 
  - I too am always going to vote my conscience from now on and  liveoaktx   Jan-22-05 08:33 AM   #18 
  - Nothing like an empty threat  cali   Jan-22-05 08:02 AM   #16 
     - Enough of your 'purity' arguments...  Q   Jan-22-05 08:24 AM   #17 
        - My eyes have been opened after this election  liveoaktx   Jan-22-05 08:37 AM   #19 
        - LOL, you've got it wrong  cali   Jan-22-05 09:12 AM   #20 
 

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