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Tellurian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jul-29-07 08:25 PM
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17. Thanks for posting the UTube vid...Obama clearly would have voted FOR the War..
Edited on Sun Jul-29-07 08:26 PM by Tellurian
It was a Roll Call Vote... He would have voted "YES"!

Obama said clearly he would have voted "NAY" if it were an UP or DOWN Vote...

The vote wasn't UP or Down.. So, he's agreeing with those who at the time voted FOR THE WAR!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sXzmXy226po

He's been lying all this time saying, he wouldn't have voted for the war!
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  -What did Obama do/say about Iraq when he was a Senator? draft_mario_cuomo  Jul-29-07 05:13 PM   #0 
  - he still is a senator nt  msongs   Jul-29-07 05:19 PM   #1 
  - I am aware of that  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 05:20 PM   #2 
     - you don't say what it is about. what issue. he said alot of things.  illinoisprogressive   Jul-29-07 07:42 PM   #5 
        - The war in general. What were his votes, speeches, did he lead to end the war, etc. nt  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 07:44 PM   #6 
  - Anyone? nt  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 06:42 PM   #3 
  - he is still a senator  illinoisprogressive   Jul-29-07 07:41 PM   #4 
  - Here is a video clip of Obama speaking re: Iraq in 2002 when he was a  mucifer   Jul-29-07 07:46 PM   #7 
  - I get the question....his positions on Iraq "since" becoming  Catchawave   Jul-29-07 07:51 PM   #9 
  - He wasn't in the U.S. senate at the time. What has he done in the U.S. senate? nt  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 07:51 PM   #10 
  - Why did Edwards vote for the war?  Ethelk2044   Jul-29-07 07:55 PM   #13 
     - Ask him. He'll tell you nt  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 08:01 PM   #15 
  - Thanks for posting the UTube vid...Obama clearly would have voted FOR the War..  Tellurian   Jul-29-07 08:25 PM   #17 
     - Stop the lies!  Wolsh   Jul-29-07 08:57 PM   #31 
     - Here is what he said on that subject  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 08:58 PM   #32 
     - I'm pretty sure I just watched a video posted by tellurian saying he would vote nay....  Wolsh   Jul-29-07 09:00 PM   #33 
     - See my update to post 32 nt  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 09:03 PM   #34 
        - Ok, so if we're going to make assumptions...  Wolsh   Jul-29-07 09:07 PM   #37 
           - He probably would not have but it is hardly the clear-cut issue that some advertise it as  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 09:09 PM   #40 
           - The video, which btw was posted by mucifier upthread..  Tellurian   Jul-29-07 09:14 PM   #42 
              - It's a dangerous job-  Wolsh   Jul-29-07 09:17 PM   # 
                 - The proof is simple. Was it an Up or Down Vote..  Tellurian   Jul-29-07 09:21 PM   #45 
                    - Let's look at the rest of his record for clues  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 09:24 PM   #47 
                    - Apparently we need to break this down...  Wolsh   Jul-29-07 09:26 PM   #48 
                       - The video posted by mucifier is 11/02 while BO was a State Senator..  Tellurian   Jul-29-07 09:38 PM   #51 
                          - You're not answering the question  Wolsh   Jul-29-07 10:45 PM   #52 
                             - Your aren't disputing what I've written..  Tellurian   Jul-29-07 11:22 PM   #64 
                                - This is ridiculous  Wolsh   Jul-29-07 11:35 PM   #67 
                                   - No, it's not ridiculous... it's problematic..  Tellurian   Jul-29-07 11:51 PM   #68 
     - I remember that....thanks for finding the transcript n/t  Catchawave   Jul-29-07 09:22 PM   #46 
        - No problem  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 11:05 PM   #60 
     - Listen to it again...He says IF it were an up or down vote he would have voted NAY  Tellurian   Jul-29-07 09:08 PM   #39 
     - This is getting idiotic  killbotfactory   Jul-29-07 11:35 PM   #66 
  - His legislation to end the war drew 63 Congressional co-sponsors,  geek tragedy   Jul-29-07 07:47 PM   #8 
  - In 2007 when he was running for prez. What did he do in 2005 and 2006?  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 07:54 PM   #11 
  - Do you want to care Iraq-related voting records? eom  geek tragedy   Jul-29-07 07:56 PM   #14 
     - I want to know if Obama's record matches up to his current rhetoric and the hype  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 08:03 PM   #16 
        - He introduced legislation to end the war--twice actually.  geek tragedy   Jul-29-07 08:27 PM   #18 
        - What did he do before he began running for president?  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 08:30 PM   #20 
        - That looks familiar. Where have I seen that *exact* request before?  bling bling   Jul-29-07 08:32 PM   #21 
           - Any answer?  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 08:34 PM   #22 
              - No it's silly that you copy-cat my words over in this stupid thread.  bling bling   Jul-29-07 08:42 PM   #25 
                 - We can't ask the same kind of questions about Obama that you guys ask of Edwards?  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 08:46 PM   #28 
  - How's that going?  Catchawave   Jul-29-07 07:54 PM   #12 
  - What did YOUR candidate (Edwards) say about the war...  elizm   Jul-29-07 08:30 PM   #19 
  - We know what he said  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 08:35 PM   #23 
     - You know what he said???  elizm   Jul-29-07 08:40 PM   # 
     - We know what he did about the IWR. He admits it nt  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 08:48 PM   #29 
     - ck.. yahoo..  Tellurian   Jul-29-07 08:40 PM   #24 
     - Obama tried to introduce the bill earlier but, Frist would not let it come up.  illinoisprogressive   Jul-29-07 08:42 PM   #26 
        - Did he show any leadership? Kerry got a timetable amendment through during Republican control  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 08:50 PM   #30 
  - Obama never claimed to be anti war. he is anti dumb war.  illinoisprogressive   Jul-29-07 08:45 PM   #27 
  - Self delete. Sorry.  jefferson_dem   Jul-29-07 09:06 PM   #35 
  - On that, he's about as right as you could get.  jefferson_dem   Jul-29-07 09:06 PM   #36 
  - Who Obama sided with instead of with Rep. Murtha...see post #38 nt  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 09:10 PM   #41 
  - He seemed to have the same position as Clinton in November of 2005  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 09:08 PM   #38 
  - June 2006: Obama votes AGAINST Kerry-Feingold, which would have ended the war by July 2007  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 09:17 PM   #43 
  - 2007: Obama (like Clinton) OPPOSED cutting off funds for the escalation  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 09:19 PM   #44 
  - His good friend and fellow Senator, Durbin, voted against the war. nm  TeamJordan23   Jul-29-07 09:29 PM   #49 
  - And? Durbin also voted for Kerry-Feingold; Obama did not nt  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 10:55 PM   #54 
  - Desperate thread by DMC, maybe you should read Obama's speech in 2002.  TeamJordan23   Jul-29-07 09:33 PM   #50 
     - This thread was posted to expose the holloweness of the Team Obama thread on Edwards  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 10:54 PM   #53 
     - Oh, its nice to see you making up stories. Can you tell me the story about why your candidates gave  TeamJordan23   Jul-29-07 10:57 PM   #56 
        - My candidate has admitted it. He is not misrepresenting his history on Iraq nt  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 10:58 PM   #57 
           - Admitted what? He made a mistake? What kind of judgment is that really? nm  TeamJordan23   Jul-29-07 11:01 PM   #59 
     - Was Obama in the Senate in 2002? nt  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 10:56 PM   #55 
        - Did Obama oppose the war in 2002? and continue to have answer to constitutents about his speech? YES  TeamJordan23   Jul-29-07 11:00 PM   #58 
           - He wasn't a senator at the time. What did his liberal constituents think about the war btw?  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 11:08 PM   #61 
              - So only people who were in the Senate or House can run President and claim to be Anti-War?  TeamJordan23   Jul-29-07 11:14 PM   #62 
                 - No, you can be anti-war by...being anti-war like Kucinich has  draft_mario_cuomo   Jul-29-07 11:19 PM   #63 
                    - Because Al Gore and Obama did not vote on the Iraq War, should we dismiss their 2002 stance?  TeamJordan23   Jul-29-07 11:23 PM   #65 
 

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