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Perry Logan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-20-08 06:30 AM
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24. Progressive groups give Hillary a higher score than Obama on Human Rights & Civil Liberties.
Edited on Sun Jan-20-08 06:31 AM by Perry Logan
The following are polls from progressive groups, rating Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama, on how often they vote for progressive issues. For each group, http://www.theleftcoaster.com/archives/011142.php

Clinton Vs. Barack Obama (progressivepunch)
Overall Progressive Score: 92% 90%
Aid to Less Advantaged People at Home and Abroad: 98% 97%
Corporate Subsidies 100% N/A
Education, Humanities and the Arts 88% 100%
Environment 92% 100%
Fair Taxation 97% 100%
Family Planning 88% 80%
Government Checks on Corporate Power 95% 97%
Healthcare 98% 94%
Housing 100% 100%
Human Rights & Civil Liberties 82% 77%
Justice for All: Civil and Criminal 94% 91%
Labor Rights 91% 91%
Making Government Work for Everyone, Not Just the Rich or Powerful 94% 90%
War and Peace 80% 86%
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  -Is Obama promising to enforce the Constitution? JDPriestly  Jan-20-08 02:05 AM   #0 
  - Nope. The 2 $100million candidates are mum and mute on these subjects, sadly. nt  Impeachment_Monkey   Jan-20-08 02:12 AM   #1 
  - Maybe if you tried to listen to Obama's campaign speech...  mckeown1128   Jan-20-08 07:40 AM   #29 
     - I've listened to quite a bit of Obama, but somehow missed that  Impeachment_Monkey   Jan-20-08 03:04 PM   #31 
  - No, but you will have plenty of Hope and Change. nt  Bluebear   Jan-20-08 02:14 AM   #2 
  - your a real pice of work  Egnever   Jan-20-08 02:17 AM   #3 
  - Darn it!  TwoSparkles   Jan-20-08 02:38 AM   #17 
     - Edwards . . .  Bluebear   Jan-20-08 07:35 AM   #27 
     - why in (((HELL)) would a gay person support Obama??  jonnyblitz   Jan-20-08 07:38 AM   #28 
        - maybe cause he has been passing legislation that helps Gays his entire career?  Egnever   Jan-20-08 03:19 PM   #33 
  - Every stump speech  sandnsea   Jan-20-08 02:18 AM   #4 
  - No, and the Hill-bama bunch don't seem to care much.  Jamastiene   Jan-20-08 02:18 AM   #5 
  - Sadly you are completely misinformed  Egnever   Jan-20-08 02:26 AM   #11 
  - You need to take a chill pill....  FrenchieCat   Jan-20-08 02:27 AM   #12 
     - Funny, I posted the same exact thing in both threads  Jamastiene   Jan-20-08 03:16 AM   #19 
        - Yes it speaks volumes about your hatred and devisivenss  Egnever   Jan-20-08 03:58 AM   #22 
  - Obama has promised to end illegal wiretapping  Egnever   Jan-20-08 02:19 AM   #6 
  - Here....Obama, the constitutional scholar, and Former Prez of the Harvard Law Review.....  FrenchieCat   Jan-20-08 02:23 AM   #7 
  - That floor speech is so good!  Egnever   Jan-20-08 02:38 AM   #16 
     - Did you happen to hear his in-depth interview with the SF Chronicle?  FrenchieCat   Jan-20-08 02:43 AM   #18 
        - distractor?  Jamastiene   Jan-20-08 03:18 AM   #20 
           - distractor  FrenchieCat   Jan-20-08 03:21 AM   #21 
  - Will close guantanamo  Egnever   Jan-20-08 02:23 AM   #8 
  - Yes/Yes/Yes  zulchzulu   Jan-20-08 02:24 AM   #9 
  - Will end torture  Egnever   Jan-20-08 02:25 AM   #10 
  - Thanks for the answers.  JDPriestly   Jan-20-08 02:28 AM   #13 
  - Is the only constitutional scholar in the race!  Egnever   Jan-20-08 02:30 AM   #14 
  - Yes, Obama is a Constitutional Scholar...  TwoSparkles   Jan-20-08 02:34 AM   #15 
  - kick  cali   Jan-20-08 06:15 AM   #23 
  - Progressive groups give Hillary a higher score than Obama on Human Rights & Civil Liberties.  Perry Logan   Jan-20-08 06:30 AM   #24 
  - Right, the Bill and Hill Foundation for Progressive Clintonism.  dailykoff   Jan-20-08 06:46 AM   #26 
  - Yes, and maybe you should try listening to what he says  dailykoff   Jan-20-08 06:44 AM   #25 
  - Obama has been talking about this ever since he got in the race.  Connie_Corleone   Jan-20-08 07:55 AM   #30 
  - Yes to all three. They are regular mentions in his campaign speeches.  hnmnf   Jan-20-08 03:09 PM   #32 
 

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