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BzaDem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-06-08 12:38 PM
Response to Reply #28
40. I can't possibly know for sure, but I think so.
Even if her Senate seat was meant to propel her to the presidency, being a Senator isn't nothing. She can get a lot done. She might start to become much more liberal if she chooses to stay in the Senate, without having to worry about her political future.
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  -Does Hillary actually have the most to lose with an Obama loss? George_Bonanza  Jun-06-08 11:43 AM   #0 
  - If Obama loses the election, how would that be  cricket08   Jun-06-08 11:45 AM   #1 
  - There certainly be a perception that Hillary did excessive damage to him during the primaries  George_Bonanza   Jun-06-08 11:48 AM   #3 
  - no, I don't think so....  cricket08   Jun-06-08 12:01 PM   #14 
     - But I bet if he wins you'll demand that he give Hillary credit for putting him over the top  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:06 PM   #17 
        - guys can't get Hillary off your mind...  cricket08   Jun-06-08 12:35 PM   #35 
        - Only responding to the message in these posts  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:37 PM   #38 
           - The Clinton legacy will continue on....  cricket08   Jun-06-08 12:40 PM   #43 
              - Got to close the door on the old politics first  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:43 PM   #46 
                 - better not nail it shut just yet...  cricket08   Jun-06-08 12:55 PM   #47 
                    - The Google let me down  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 01:14 PM   #48 
                       - yea, that one could be construed  cricket08   Jun-06-08 01:19 PM   #50 
        - It's the very definition of 'triangulation'.  NCevilDUer   Jun-06-08 02:08 PM   #51 
  - She did give the repubs a lot of...  Ned_Devine   Jun-06-08 11:52 AM   #7 
     - True, but he still has to win or lose on his own merits,  leftofcool   Jun-06-08 11:57 AM   #9 
        - But if he wins then you want Hillary to get the credit  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 01:15 PM   #49 
  - If Obama won the nomination on his own merit  leftofcool   Jun-06-08 11:47 AM   #2 
  - ....  cricket08   Jun-06-08 11:59 AM   #12 
     - And when he wins, don't try to convince us that Hillary was the one who gave him the win.  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:07 PM   #18 
     - If he wins (which I certainly hope he does) it will be  cricket08   Jun-06-08 12:31 PM   #32 
        - So Hillary gets the credit if he wins and not the blame if he loses?  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:35 PM   #34 
           - that's right....  cricket08   Jun-06-08 12:38 PM   #39 
              - Oh you Hillary supporters  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:42 PM   #45 
     - It couldn't be that Clinton supporters like yourself are still referring  NCevilDUer   Jun-06-08 02:11 PM   #52 
  - I keep hearing this sentiment echoed by reporters  ErinBerin84   Jun-06-08 11:50 AM   #4 
  - Yes - because she is a super loyal Democrat and 40 yr liberal despite lies said on DU  papau   Jun-06-08 11:51 AM   #5 
  - who also plays the race-card and panders to the right  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 11:59 AM   #10 
  - Did The Republicans Hold Reagan's Lukewarm Support Of Ford Against Him?  DemocratSinceBirth   Jun-06-08 11:52 AM   #6 
  - I doubt Republicans were as passionate about Ford as Democrats are about Obama  George_Bonanza   Jun-06-08 11:54 AM   #8 
     - I'm Sure They Weren't Happy To Lose The White House  DemocratSinceBirth   Jun-06-08 12:00 PM   #13 
  - I'm already seeing the benefits of her "kitchen sink" strategy.  anonymous171   Jun-06-08 11:59 AM   #11 
  - Yeah, the Republicans are going to have to really ramp up the negative campaigning  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:02 PM   #15 
  - That is only a pipe dream of the Hill-Haters here.  zlt234   Jun-06-08 12:06 PM   #16 
  - What political future do you foresee for Hillary?  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:09 PM   #19 
  - Ted Kennedy never became majority leader either.  zlt234   Jun-06-08 12:11 PM   #20 
     - Do you really see Hillary being happy just going back to the Senate?  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:16 PM   #22 
        - Ted Kennedy Was Majority Leader Before He Ran For Pres  DemocratSinceBirth   Jun-06-08 12:22 PM   #24 
        - Thank you for the correction.  zlt234   Jun-06-08 12:25 PM   #26 
        - Do you think the same holds for Hillary?  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:27 PM   #28 
           - I can't possibly know for sure, but I think so.  zlt234   Jun-06-08 12:38 PM   #40 
              - I think that she will regret some of the views she said during the campaign  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:41 PM   #44 
        - Thanks for the info! :-)  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:25 PM   #27 
        - Yes, I do.  zlt234   Jun-06-08 12:24 PM   #25 
           - There would be some Obama supporters who wouldn't support her in 2012  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:28 PM   #29 
              - There are some Obama supporters who wouldn't support her in 2012 regardless.  zlt234   Jun-06-08 12:37 PM   #37 
                 - Polls are misleading  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:39 PM   #42 
                 - That's a misreading of the stats.  NCevilDUer   Jun-06-08 02:22 PM   #54 
  - I got news for you, Skippy...  ClassWarrior   Jun-06-08 12:38 PM   #41 
  - Spoken like a true DLCer.  NCevilDUer   Jun-06-08 02:17 PM   #53 
  - This isn't about her anymore.  AtomicKitten   Jun-06-08 12:11 PM   #21 
  - Looks like tomorrow is officially "Hillary day" for the media  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:28 PM   #30 
     - throwing back shots of Crown Royal  AtomicKitten   Jun-06-08 12:31 PM   #33 
        - Pictures of Annie Oakley as well  hokies4ever   Jun-06-08 12:36 PM   #36 
  - I think it depends on how the GE plays out  onenote   Jun-06-08 12:19 PM   #23 
  - Heck, she can take credit for seasoning him, for priming him for the fight...  ClassWarrior   Jun-06-08 12:30 PM   #31 

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