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yourguide Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-21-09 06:40 AM
Response to Reply #85
93. So you want me to disregard 85% of her voting record
2 years of votes, and only look at the past 4 months? That's a joke.
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  -Gillibrand Loses Another Challenger wyldwolf  May-20-09 12:35 PM   #0 
  - Huh? It's Pres Obama's fault you aren't running? Anybody know the polling numbers? nt  Captain Hilts   May-20-09 12:42 PM   #1 
  - Yes, 100-0  Renew Deal   May-20-09 12:50 PM   #2 
  - QUid Pro quos are being handed out by the Schummer and the DSCC  Perky   May-20-09 12:50 PM   #3 
  - I guess that's one way of looking at it. Another could be  rvablue   May-20-09 01:07 PM   #6 
     - She has voted with the Democrats 97.1% of the time since becoming a Senator:  Freddie Stubbs   May-20-09 01:12 PM   #9 
     - Sounds pretty good to me. No huge need to waste the money, time and unity  rvablue   May-20-09 01:20 PM   #12 
     - Attention to detail, that's the key.  billyoc   May-20-09 02:25 PM   #34 
  - Who was the Congresswoman that was going to run?  ronnykmarshall   May-20-09 01:01 PM   #4 
  - Maloney and McCarthy haven't bowed out yet.  TheWraith   May-20-09 01:26 PM   #16 
  - What are the Dems in NY thinking? If Gillibrand runs in the general we risk losing that...  totodeinhere   May-20-09 01:07 PM   #5 
  - you really think a NY senate seat is at risk of going to the GOP next year? nt  Muttocracy   May-20-09 01:09 PM   #7 
  - why do you say that?  wyldwolf   May-20-09 01:09 PM   #8 
  - Gillibrand is a DINO running in a liberal state.  totodeinhere   May-20-09 01:18 PM   #10 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   May-20-09 01:20 PM   #11 
     - Something tells me you would have slapped the same label on Clinton.  rvablue   May-20-09 01:21 PM   #13 
     - and Schumer  wyldwolf   May-20-09 01:23 PM   #14 
     - Ironically, Gillibrand is substantially more liberal than either Clinton or Schumer.  TheWraith   May-22-09 07:14 AM   #138 
     - compare Hillary's voting record to these sobering facts  yourguide   May-20-09 05:14 PM   #58 
     - You just wrecked your own argument  Muttocracy   May-20-09 01:25 PM   #15 
     - Evidently you haven't checked your facts.  TheWraith   May-20-09 01:27 PM   #17 
     - Shhhhh!  ronnykmarshall   May-20-09 01:36 PM   #20 
     - She used to be one of the NRA's best friends in Congress.  totodeinhere   May-20-09 01:45 PM   #21 
        - Being in favor of 2nd-Amendment rights is not incompatible with being a Democrat.  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 01:49 PM   #22 
        - I prefer someone who had views similar to mine in the first place.  totodeinhere   May-20-09 02:00 PM   #24 
        - *shrug* I'm not going to punish politicians for moving in the right direction. nt  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 02:02 PM   #27 
        - And you can vote for that person in Nevada.  Nicholas D Wolfwood   May-21-09 01:54 PM   #120 
        - As opposed to the hypocrite Guiliani who snubs his best friends...WHO LET HIM STAY  joeybee12   May-20-09 04:58 PM   #55 
        - Two questions:  rvablue   May-20-09 02:00 PM   #25 
        - I would vote for her if she's the candidate. But I would prefer someone who has been a liberal...  totodeinhere   May-20-09 02:14 PM   #31 
           - So if your problem with her is that she adjusted a handful of positions to win in NY-20, and then  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 02:20 PM   #33 
        - Being pro-2nd amendment  leftynyc   May-20-09 02:16 PM   #32 
        - Did you read her entire spiel on gay marriage?  TheWraith   May-20-09 02:47 PM   #37 
        - So, she supports our economic and social policies, but likes guns. Therefore she is hellspawn  Zynx   May-20-09 03:25 PM   #43 
           - She's seriously one of the best Senators we have.  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 03:43 PM   #45 
     - She's liberal on every issue I can think of.  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 01:34 PM   #18 
     - What about these issues?  yourguide   May-20-09 05:09 PM   #56 
        - Can you find any problems in her Senate voting record, or in any policy statements made  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 09:52 PM   #83 
           - Here you go  yourguide   May-21-09 06:58 AM   #96 
     - During the last Congress she voted with Democrats 96.4% of the time:  Freddie Stubbs   May-20-09 01:36 PM   #19 
     - Rudy took a far right turn  leftynyc   May-20-09 02:13 PM   #30 
     - Rudy has a better shot running for governor.  burning rain   May-20-09 03:50 PM   #48 
        - Or Pataki might take on Gillibrand. I don't have it right in front of me but I remember...  totodeinhere   May-20-09 04:48 PM   #54 
  - Yup just like we lost her former Congressional seat!  whistler162   May-20-09 06:23 PM   #61 
  - And there you have it, folks. Another DLC DINO Democrat. Really now.  Liberal_Stalwart71   May-20-09 01:56 PM   #23 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-20-09 02:01 PM   #26 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-20-09 02:06 PM   #28 
  - On what issues do you disagree with her?  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 02:07 PM   #29 
  - Is this enough for you?  yourguide   May-20-09 05:17 PM   #59 
  - Not at all, since none of that has to do with anything she's done since she joined the Senate.  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 09:55 PM   #86 
     - Here's a nice long list of her votes against her party  yourguide   May-21-09 06:53 AM   #95 
  - Progressives DO believe in gun rights. Where are you getting this wingnut bullshit from?  Liberal_Stalwart71   May-20-09 10:13 PM   #89 
  - And there you have it, folks.  wyldwolf   May-20-09 02:28 PM   #35 
  - The demonization of "progressives" has been coming from the DLCers and the right wing  Liberal_Stalwart71   May-20-09 10:15 PM   #90 
     - the demonization of DLCers has been coming from the left wing  wyldwolf   May-20-09 10:21 PM   #91 
        - No, it hasn't, but pro-corporate, moderate Democrats have and that's what the DLC represents.  Liberal_Stalwart71   May-21-09 12:21 PM   #110 
  - You're right. Schumer called Emanuel to get Obama to stop a primary challenge  Lord Helmet   May-20-09 02:47 PM   #38 
  - How many blue dogs are in favor of gay marriage, EFCA, bankruptcy reform, and medicare for all?  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 02:54 PM   #39 
  - the point is she was a conservative blue dog being transformed into a "liberal" to keep the seat  Lord Helmet   May-20-09 03:05 PM   #40 
     - those are two completely different seats (NY-20 vs. Senate). nt  Muttocracy   May-20-09 03:08 PM   #42 
     - So the point involves admitting that her positions are all great now,  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 03:38 PM   #44 
        - lol --- you are white washing her record too  Lord Helmet   May-20-09 03:53 PM   #49 
           - All Democrats in conservative districts (and all Republicans in liberal districts)  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 03:59 PM   #50 
              - Oh stop, seriously.  yourguide   May-20-09 05:38 PM   #60 
                 - NY-20 isn't NY at large.  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 09:06 PM   #70 
                 - Haaaaaaaaaaaaaahahahahaha  yourguide   May-20-09 09:19 PM   #72 
                    - Can you not find a single negative thing she's done or said since taking office?  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 09:54 PM   #85 
                       - So you want me to disregard 85% of her voting record  yourguide   May-21-09 06:40 AM   #93 
                 - So report her to child services.  TimesSquareCowboy   May-21-09 09:54 AM   #103 
  - So Schumer must have the goods on Obama to force the President to do that! LOL!  wyldwolf   May-20-09 03:07 PM   #41 
     - Poppy Bush has the goods on both, and got Rove to  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 03:47 PM   #47 
        - hysterical!  wyldwolf   May-20-09 04:10 PM   #51 
        - dangit, I think I already used up my DUzy nom for the week :(  Muttocracy   May-20-09 04:24 PM   #53 
        - DUzy for sure  Uzybone   May-20-09 09:24 PM   #74 
        - So it all comes back to Abramoff, eh?  Bucky   May-21-09 08:42 AM   #101 
  - Thank you. Everyone's talking about her 97% party line voting, not her 3% disloyalty rate.  Bucky   May-21-09 08:41 AM   #100 
  - Good because we need  Politicalboi   May-20-09 02:33 PM   #36 
  - Specter's only announced Democratic opponent just dropped out last week  Freddie Stubbs   May-20-09 03:43 PM   #46 
  - Perhaps it's not only the GOP who will be experiencing an identity crisis?  ShortnFiery   May-20-09 04:13 PM   #52 
  - Obama promised to back Spectre in the primary  Raineyb   May-21-09 12:05 PM   #108 
  - If there is ANY question about Gillibrand being a DINO  yourguide   May-20-09 05:12 PM   #57 
  - Tasini would lose like he did to Hillary - fortunately.  wyldwolf   May-20-09 07:15 PM   #62 
  - Still a better bet than a republican in democrats clothing n/t  yourguide   May-20-09 07:17 PM   #63 
     - I'll take a Democrat like Gillibrand over a Dem wannabe like Tasini  wyldwolf   May-20-09 07:21 PM   #64 
        - Not me  yourguide   May-20-09 07:23 PM   #65 
           - so?  wyldwolf   May-20-09 07:44 PM   #66 
              - Why dont you answer the question?  yourguide   May-20-09 09:00 PM   #68 
                 - sure  wyldwolf   May-20-09 09:14 PM   #71 
                    - You still havent addressed the REAL question  yourguide   May-20-09 09:22 PM   #73 
                       - I addressed the only thing in your post that ended in a "?"  wyldwolf   May-20-09 09:27 PM   #75 
                          - So essentially you cant answer the question.  yourguide   May-20-09 09:33 PM   #77 
                             - I did answer the question  wyldwolf   May-20-09 09:48 PM   #82 
                                - The question was  yourguide   May-20-09 09:52 PM   #84 
                                   - you posed the question AFTER the initial question you wanted an answer to.  wyldwolf   May-20-09 10:05 PM   #88 
                                      - So he's a pretend democrat based on  yourguide   May-21-09 06:37 AM   #92 
                                         - he's a pretend democrat as much as you believe Gillibrand is a Republican  wyldwolf   May-21-09 07:42 AM   #97 
                                            - No.  yourguide   May-21-09 08:33 AM   #99 
                                               - he was rejected based on the choice voters were given  wyldwolf   May-21-09 09:46 AM   #102 
                                                  - So that's why you won in Roswell?  yourguide   May-21-09 11:23 AM   #104 
                                                  - 6th congressional district originally drawn to be a Republican stronghold  wyldwolf   May-21-09 11:27 AM   #105 
                                                  - I do know Newts old district  yourguide   May-21-09 11:54 AM   #107 
                                                  - yeah, SURE you used to live there. LOL  wyldwolf   May-21-09 12:07 PM   #109 
                                                  - You might want to look at my yearbook  yourguide   May-21-09 12:45 PM   #111 
                                                  - I can find that all on google, lol!  wyldwolf   May-21-09 12:54 PM   #112 
                                                  - Good luck finding the white dot on google.  yourguide   May-21-09 01:04 PM   #113 
                                                  - you keep contradicting yourself  wyldwolf   May-21-09 01:14 PM   #114 
                                                  - I'm hardly contradicting myself  yourguide   May-21-09 01:28 PM   #115 
                                                  - you don't make that determination  wyldwolf   May-21-09 01:35 PM   #117 
                                                  - Care to make a wager?  yourguide   May-21-09 01:41 PM   #118 
                                                  - yeah, I'll make a wager  wyldwolf   May-21-09 01:48 PM   #119 
                                                  - Yeah so basically you're all talk  yourguide   May-21-09 01:59 PM   #121 
                                                  - Well, for one thing, MAHONEY isn't running.  wyldwolf   May-21-09 02:08 PM   #122 
                                                  - Lord  yourguide   May-21-09 03:50 PM   #123 
                                                  - Yeah, purifying the party is such a great idea  Marsala   May-21-09 04:07 PM   #124 
                                                  - you missed it every time.  wyldwolf   May-21-09 07:03 PM   #125 
                                                  - *snicker*  yourguide   May-21-09 07:24 PM   #126 
                                                  - no I don't fail to recognize that  wyldwolf   May-21-09 08:07 PM   #127 
                                                  - Just depends on what you consider progressive  yourguide   May-21-09 08:16 PM   #128 
                                                  - again, an opinion from the far left reaches of space means very little  wyldwolf   May-21-09 08:30 PM   #129 
                                                  - Riiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiight  yourguide   May-21-09 08:34 PM   #130 
                                                  - riiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiight  wyldwolf   May-21-09 08:45 PM   #132 
                                                  - *snicker*  yourguide   May-21-09 08:57 PM   #133 
                                                  - *snicker*  wyldwolf   May-21-09 09:06 PM   #134 
                                                  - rolls eyes  yourguide   May-22-09 06:39 AM   #135 
                                                  - rolls eyes back  wyldwolf   May-22-09 06:51 AM   #136 
                                                  - shouldnt you be giving the tax payers what they paid for?  yourguide   May-22-09 07:12 AM   #137 
                                                  - shouldn't you be staying on topic? You do have a problem with that  wyldwolf   May-22-09 07:37 AM   #140 
                                                  - Been on topic...  yourguide   May-22-09 07:50 AM   #141 
                                                  - *snort*  wyldwolf   May-22-09 10:25 AM   #142 
                                                  - Do you grasp sourcing?  yourguide   May-22-09 11:15 AM   #143 
                                                  - Do you understand you can't keep asking for sources then deny them when you get them?  wyldwolf   May-22-09 11:23 AM   #144 
                                                  - No.  yourguide   May-22-09 11:47 AM   #146 
                                                  - and Ron Kind confirming it, and no one but YOU, apparently, squirming away from it  wyldwolf   May-23-09 08:20 AM   #147 
  - That article contains a bunch of factual errors  Lavender Brown   May-20-09 08:27 PM   #67 
     - You might want to check her voting record  yourguide   May-20-09 09:04 PM   #69 
        - I'm familiar with it, thanks  Lavender Brown   May-20-09 09:31 PM   #76 
           - So her voting record shouldnt be taken into account?  yourguide   May-20-09 09:35 PM   #78 
              - Yes, ALL of her record should be, not just one or two votes  Lavender Brown   May-20-09 09:39 PM   #79 
                 - Yes, I am taking ALL of her votes into account  yourguide   May-20-09 09:43 PM   #80 
                    - All her votes? She voted Democrat 97.2% of the time in the 111th.  Occam Bandage   May-20-09 10:02 PM   #87 
                       - Interesting  yourguide   May-21-09 06:45 AM   #94 
  - I think Gillibrand will take the primary and general election pretty easily  fujiyama   May-20-09 09:48 PM   #81 
  - Good  BeyondGeography   May-21-09 07:49 AM   #98 
  - For those New Yorkers who want a choice  liskddksil   May-21-09 11:35 AM   #106 
  - Lets Put the Gun thing in Context  Captain_New_York   May-21-09 01:31 PM   #116 
  - welcome to DU. Not many people from her district post. nt  Muttocracy   May-21-09 08:34 PM   #131 
  - Why do you insist on consistently celebrating New Yorkers being denied the ability to choose their  Raineyb   May-22-09 07:22 AM   #139 
  - Gillibrand picks up some endorsements  wyldwolf   May-22-09 11:24 AM   #145 
 

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