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leesa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-03-05 08:39 PM
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23. This group of Senators is pretty lame. Why would you want any of them?
Boxer is the only one with any balls, but she often wimps out too. Let's get some fresh blood. No more millionaires!
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  -To all of those who say that a Senator can't win the presidency Hippo_Tron  Apr-03-05 03:00 AM   #0 
  - what happens if you count Humphry and Mondale as Senators?  NoodleBoy   Apr-03-05 03:13 AM   #1 
  - they were former senators.  Bombtrack   Apr-03-05 03:16 AM   #3 
  - They weren't senators though  Hippo_Tron   Apr-03-05 03:39 AM   #4 
  - thank you. The only person who has "won", by a hundred thousand votes  Bombtrack   Apr-03-05 03:15 AM   #2 
  - Again, I'm not saying that we can't have a Governor  Hippo_Tron   Apr-03-05 03:42 AM   #5 
  - Bullshit.  AntiCoup2K4   Apr-03-05 03:47 AM   #6 
     - Did I mention Feingold in the OP?  Hippo_Tron   Apr-03-05 03:53 AM   #7 
  - wow  whathappened   Apr-03-05 04:17 AM   #8 
  - Statistics have only have meaning insofar as they  John_H   Apr-03-05 09:43 AM   #9 
  - Governors aren't outsiders in this day and age though  Hippo_Tron   Apr-03-05 02:32 PM   #16 
  - Senators that became Presidents  LiberalFighter   Apr-03-05 01:47 PM   #10 
  - THe current candidates also have done more than be Senators  karynnj   Apr-03-05 04:14 PM   #19 
     - But JFK had to run against a good economy  Hippo_Tron   Apr-03-05 07:16 PM   #20 
  - Its not that they can't win.  nickshepDEM   Apr-03-05 01:52 PM   #11 
  - So can Governorships  Hippo_Tron   Apr-03-05 02:38 PM   #17 
     - Governors have more wiggle room. They are not tied to a YES or NO vote.  nickshepDEM   Apr-03-05 02:41 PM   #18 
  - You forgot FDR  dsc   Apr-03-05 02:22 PM   #12 
  - No I included FDR  Hippo_Tron   Apr-03-05 02:27 PM   #15 
  - Very interesting indeed.  Heaven and Earth   Apr-03-05 02:24 PM   #13 
  - Excellent points, especially about the open seat.  leyton   Apr-03-05 02:26 PM   #14 
  - Kick  Hippo_Tron   Apr-03-05 07:20 PM   #21 
  - Senators have only been popularly elected for less than 100 yrs.  PeaceProgProsp   Apr-03-05 07:23 PM   #22 
  - This group of Senators is pretty lame. Why would you want any of them?  leesa   Apr-03-05 08:39 PM   #23 
 

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