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NanceGreggs Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-01-06 08:22 PM
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23. Unfortunately, 'grandstanding' is all that counts these days ...
... he's going to have to appear to go-the-distance on this issue to save face with NYers. As to whether he'll actually accomplish anything, well, as we say back on the block, that's a whole 'nother thing!
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  -Peter King (R) New York - Freaks Out on Hardball - givemebackmycountry  Jun-01-06 04:26 PM   #0 
  - He's probably running for re-election. n/t  CottonBear   Jun-01-06 04:27 PM   #1 
  - Of course. All of this DHS stuff is just a way to divide the Reds and the  BrklynLiberal   Jun-01-06 04:31 PM   #5 
     - Exactly. Divide blue and red and have them fight over pork. :( n/t  CottonBear   Jun-01-06 04:56 PM   #13 
  - election year - republicans acting concerned. ho hum.  jrw14125   Jun-01-06 04:28 PM   #2 
  - Sadly, that's what I figured.  givemebackmycountry   Jun-01-06 04:33 PM   #7 
  - cut $ for Washington DC and Las Vegas as well...  medeak   Jun-01-06 04:28 PM   #3 
  - Montana? Hell no.  11cents   Jun-01-06 04:42 PM   #11 
  - you nailed it  central scrutinizer   Jun-01-06 04:30 PM   #4 
  - Don't forget Wyoming and some other highly unlikely places  CLW   Jun-01-06 04:39 PM   #10 
  - Faux outrage. He's a Repub, for chrisake! Has he so very little clout?  keopeli   Jun-01-06 04:32 PM   #6 
  - Native Brooklynite here!  NanceGreggs   Jun-01-06 04:35 PM   #8 
  - Which explains the grandstanding ..... but what's not explained is the  Husb2Sparkly   Jun-01-06 05:30 PM   #17 
     - Oh boy, howdy.... said the same thing - all show for the home audience  blm   Jun-01-06 06:31 PM   #20 
     - Yanno, some people I detest based on reason ..... but this guy ....  Husb2Sparkly   Jun-01-06 06:36 PM   #21 
     - Unfortunately, 'grandstanding' is all that counts these days ...  NanceGreggs   Jun-01-06 08:22 PM   #23 
  - He also freaked out at the Dubai deal  cal04   Jun-01-06 04:36 PM   #9 
  - King will just have to take it and say 'May I have another'  Rageneau   Jun-01-06 04:49 PM   #12 
  - He'll never do anything.  jumpoffdaplanet   Jun-01-06 05:02 PM   #14 
  - I agree with your assessment of Mr. King completely..  mohinoaklawnillinois   Jun-01-06 05:24 PM   #16 
  - of course it's an F/U to liberal NYC-little chimpy is mad  katty   Jun-01-06 05:20 PM   #15 
  - King is ALL BLUSTER for the home audience, then he covers up EVERY TIME  blm   Jun-01-06 05:36 PM   #18 
  - Peter, Peter, Peter. Your party is sticking it to you, don't you get it?  Lastlaughin08   Jun-01-06 06:12 PM   #19 
  - Isn't this the rethuglican that in 2004 made the declaration on TV about  Raster   Jun-01-06 07:02 PM   #22 

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