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Hippo_Tron Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-20-05 01:43 PM
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37. Byrd and Wellstone lead the fight
Wellstone's stand was also sort of a huge blow to the spineless dems who voted for it for political reasons, especially when his poll numbers went UP after voting against the IWR.
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  -To all Democrats who voted to support the war back in 2002 LynneSin  Nov-18-05 12:14 PM   #0 
  - The dems knew they were sunk if the didn't support a very  rainy   Nov-18-05 12:19 PM   #1 
  - How do you explain that the majority of dems voted against  PassingFair   Nov-18-05 12:23 PM   #2 
  - I was at a private function that Joe Biden hosts right around that time  LynneSin   Nov-18-05 12:24 PM   #3 
  - Don't hold your breath, Lynne.  PassingFair   Nov-18-05 12:29 PM   #4 
  - One could say that about Murtha  LynneSin   Nov-18-05 12:34 PM   #5 
     - They'll have to change the...  PassingFair   Nov-18-05 12:36 PM   #6 
  - Hear, hear. Add Hillary and Schumer to that.  robbedvoter   Nov-19-05 09:34 AM   #17 
     - It was just a different world back in 2002  LynneSin   Nov-19-05 07:01 PM   #20 
  - Most of the senate voted for it. I remember only hearing  rainy   Nov-18-05 12:49 PM   #8 
  - These Senators said NO  PassingFair   Nov-18-05 01:02 PM   #12 
  - Ain't it interesting  mycritters2   Nov-19-05 07:04 PM   # 
  - Durbin is Democratic Whip - Boxer has also a leadership position  Mass   Nov-19-05 11:05 PM   #24 
  - Ain't it interesting  mycritters2   Nov-19-05 07:04 PM   #21 
     - Sorry  mycritters2   Nov-19-05 07:05 PM   #22 
     - Yeah, real interesting...  PassingFair   Nov-19-05 11:02 PM   #23 
  - Byrd and Wellstone lead the fight  Hippo_Tron   Nov-20-05 01:43 PM   #37 
  - constituents are shit, only my national politcal ambitions matter  rfkrfk   Nov-18-05 12:50 PM   #9 
  - Moral cowardice and political expediency.  Crunchy Frog   Nov-19-05 10:33 AM   #19 
  - uh...  LWolf   Nov-20-05 11:44 AM   #35 
  - Voting for UN inspections was not a vote to "support the war"  zulchzulu   Nov-18-05 12:44 PM   #7 
  - They knew they were voting for war without a doubt.  rainy   Nov-18-05 12:50 PM   #10 
     - Please stick to reiteration of the "master plan" as stated...  PassingFair   Nov-18-05 01:09 PM   #14 
     - Without the IWR, there would have been NO UN inspections  zulchzulu   Nov-19-05 08:34 AM   #15 
        - Okay, so the IWR was better than a declaration of war on Ira  Hippo_Tron   Nov-20-05 01:45 PM   #38 
  - All dems have an out now.  mmonk   Nov-18-05 12:52 PM   #11 
  - They had an out yesterday. Blew it.  robbedvoter   Nov-19-05 09:35 AM   #18 
  - stop the canabilism, and get it right  President Jesus   Nov-18-05 01:05 PM   #13 
  - I agree with "stop the cannabalism"  Gyre   Nov-19-05 09:12 AM   #16 
  - Add to that list Senators whose terms are up in 2008  paineinthearse   Nov-19-05 11:19 PM   #25 
  - I like McGovern, but will support the only senator who has a bill for  Mass   Nov-19-05 11:42 PM   #26 
     - With all due respect to our junior senator, he is a "Johnny come lately"  paineinthearse   Nov-20-05 07:13 AM   #27 
        - Thanks god, we have you to repeat RW talking points.  Mass   Nov-20-05 08:16 AM   #29 
  - The positions of Jim McGovern vs "Johnny-come-lately"  paineinthearse   Nov-20-05 08:13 AM   #28 
  - Nobody said that McGovern did not come to his position earlier.  Mass   Nov-20-05 08:20 AM   #30 
     - I'd like to clarify something.  LWolf   Nov-20-05 12:02 PM   #36 
  - Did Murtha renounce his vote?  sandnsea   Nov-20-05 08:40 AM   #31 
     - He did so this morning on MTP  Mass   Nov-20-05 10:22 AM   #32 
        - Those weren't real questions  sandnsea   Nov-20-05 11:19 AM   #33 
           - But! But! The media said so. Is it not true?  Mass   Nov-20-05 11:27 AM   #34 

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