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killbotfactory Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-31-07 01:00 AM
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32. They are talking about this specific appearance
If you want to know his stance on economic justice, go here: /

Here is more info on his top economic advisor.
The Democrats, besides talking about a broader range of subjects, also have the freshest face among the top campaign advisers Barack Obamas lead economist, Austan Goolsbee, a 37-year-old star professor at the University of Chicago (who writes a monthly column for The New York Times). The two men met when Mr. Obama was teaching at the law school there, and they both seem to favor achieving Democratic goals through market-oriented policies. As Mr. Goolsbee has written: Moral exhortation doesnt change peoples behavior. Prices do. Given their respective professions, the two are also more irreverent than you may expect: Mr. Goolsbee was once a member of an improvisational comedy group.

But the biggest reason he got the job may simply be that many Democratic economists were already loyal to Hillary Clinton. Her team is dominated by former aides from her husbands administration like Roger Altman, an investment banker, and Gene Sperling, who worked his way up from serving as a campaign aide in 1992 to becoming a senior White House adviser. Dick Gephardt, the former House Democratic leader, is also working with Mrs. Clinton.
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  -Obama is the candidate least concerned about labor issues LBJDemocrat  Aug-30-07 08:15 PM   #0 
  - Next: Obama Hates American Workers.  Katzenkavalier   Aug-30-07 08:16 PM   #1 
  - I'm not saying he does  LBJDemocrat   Aug-30-07 08:17 PM   #2 
  - Your post is bullshit. He is the very one who has stated that America  Ethelk2044   Aug-30-07 08:24 PM   #5 
     - Sorry; that won't cut it  LBJDemocrat   Aug-30-07 08:26 PM   #7 
     - Show me what your candidate  Ethelk2044   Aug-30-07 08:28 PM   #9 
        - Clinton's not my candidate  LBJDemocrat   Aug-30-07 08:47 PM   #12 
     - And everyone WONDERS why I'm SO against an HRC candidacy.  HughBeaumont   Aug-30-07 10:15 PM   #29 
        - Not everyone wonders.  JTFrog   Aug-31-07 04:35 AM   #34 
           - That signature says it all.  HughBeaumont   Aug-31-07 06:52 AM   #37 
  - And for the record,  LBJDemocrat   Aug-30-07 08:20 PM   #4 
  - Nope will not switch. If Edwards was for Labor he would have proved it when he was in office.  Ethelk2044   Aug-30-07 08:36 PM   #11 
     - He had a 100% AFL-CIO rating and 17% (pro-fair trade) rating from the CATO Institute  draft_mario_cuomo   Aug-30-07 09:12 PM   #18 
  - Uh, that's NOT what the OP said (n/t)  ProudDad   Aug-31-07 03:07 PM   #44 
  - hiLLary is the Labor candidate  sniffa   Aug-30-07 08:19 PM   #3 
  - Yes, she is. She stated she wanted to increase the H1B Visa in order  Ethelk2044   Aug-30-07 08:27 PM   #8 
     - What's Obama's stance on H1-Bs?  LBJDemocrat   Aug-30-07 08:49 PM   #13 
     - Here is Edwards Stance on H1B Visa's  Ethelk2044   Aug-30-07 08:57 PM   #15 
     - That's crappy  LBJDemocrat   Aug-30-07 10:03 PM   #28 
     - Why is cutting work visa programs a third rail?  Hart2008   Aug-31-07 04:13 AM   #33 
        - I'm in full agreement  LBJDemocrat   Aug-31-07 10:56 AM   #40 
           - H1-B's are frequently hired by tech temp agencies and subcontractors  Hart2008   Aug-31-07 11:23 AM   #42 
     - As an ex-IT worker,  ProudDad   Aug-31-07 03:13 PM   #45 
        - Amen  Hart2008   Aug-31-07 06:22 PM   #50 
     - Perhaps not explicitly against...  JTFrog   Aug-31-07 04:38 AM   #35 
        - Another reason I'm voting Kucinich!!!  ProudDad   Aug-31-07 03:22 PM   #46 
     - oh you're just a hiLLary hater  sniffa   Aug-30-07 08:55 PM   #14 
        - why because she wants to increase h1b visa's ?  Ethelk2044   Aug-30-07 09:31 PM   #23 
           - oh you're just a misogynist  sniffa   Aug-30-07 09:39 PM   #24 
              - Nope. I am straight forward to the point and don't care if you like it or not.  Ethelk2044   Aug-30-07 09:41 PM   #25 
                 - oh you're just a Lefty moonbat  sniffa   Aug-30-07 09:43 PM   #26 
                    - hahaha  WildEyedLiberal   Aug-31-07 12:00 AM   #31 
                       - just a bit  sniffa   Aug-31-07 06:38 AM   #36 
  - Then Obama will be right at home with his fellow elitists in congress that..........  Double T   Aug-30-07 08:25 PM   #6 
  - What does Obama say about labor?  pirhana   Aug-30-07 08:35 PM   #10 
  - yep, lbj, Obama is pure evil.  illinoisprogressive   Aug-30-07 09:04 PM   #16 
  - You are right. Obama is against workers as evidenced in this item  illinoisprogressive   Aug-30-07 09:11 PM   #17 
  - Did he follow up?  ProudDad   Aug-31-07 03:25 PM   #47 
  - What a BS title  maximusveritas   Aug-30-07 09:19 PM   #19 
  - bravo. bravo.  illinoisprogressive   Aug-30-07 09:27 PM   #22 
  - Obama Helping Labor  Ethelk2044   Aug-30-07 09:24 PM   #20 
  - See, what no one seems to realize is that Pandering is just not his style.  illinoisprogressive   Aug-30-07 09:26 PM   #21 
  - "has the least to say" is VERY DIFFERENT than "least concerned"  AtomicKitten   Aug-30-07 09:50 PM   #27 
  - Your OP is so full of sh*t, I don't know where to begin. Here's a start...  zulchzulu   Aug-30-07 11:16 PM   #30 
  - Like LBJDemocrat noted. Wanted to make people think Obama was otherwise  Ethelk2044   Aug-31-07 07:07 AM   #38 
  - Interesting graphic shows Obama's 96% lifetime record with AFL-CIO  zulchzulu   Aug-31-07 04:54 PM   #48 
  - They are talking about this specific appearance  killbotfactory   Aug-31-07 01:00 AM   #32 
  - Not one mention of trade  LBJDemocrat   Aug-31-07 10:58 AM   #41 
     - There isn't a trade category on his site  killbotfactory   Aug-31-07 02:57 PM   #43 
  - Compare Edwards Record to Obama  Ethelk2044   Aug-31-07 07:19 AM   #39 
     - I rest my case nt  LBJDemocrat   Aug-31-07 04:58 PM   #49 

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