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PassingFair Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-28-07 01:24 PM
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2. I'm going to write a letter to Senator Levin.
I told his aide what I thought of this little
game of "chicken" he and the Congressional
delegation were playing with OUR primary, but
maybe we all need to write to him and the
Governor ourselves.

Not content with narrowing our choices in the
primary, the party sent a "shill" into our dem
club last night, who insisted that we "tone down"
the language that suggests that those who want
to vote for the candidates not appearing on the
ballot are "urged" to vote uncommitted.

They feel this language is "too strong"!

Please vote "uncommitted".

It is our only way of making a statement against
the rigging of what's left of our primary.

See Sharon's posts on how to apply for delegate status.

(IF they seat delegates, other nominees might have a chance.)
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  -The more I think about our "PRIMARY" the angrier I get. PassingFair  Dec-28-07 11:51 AM   #0 
  - PassingFair, as I stated in another thread and will repeat here:  patsified   Dec-28-07 01:05 PM   #1 
  - I'm going to write a letter to Senator Levin.  PassingFair   Dec-28-07 01:24 PM   #2 
  - I still plan to vote "uncommitted"  SharonRB   Dec-28-07 01:29 PM   #3 
     - Big Al or no Big Al, I am going uncommitted as well.  maddogesq   Dec-28-07 02:48 PM   #4 
     - Amen.  ih8thegop   Dec-30-07 01:55 AM   #7 
        - If you can STOMACH it, here is an article on the Republican take....  PassingFair   Dec-30-07 12:01 PM   #8 
           - I, too, remember that in the beginning Mark was opposed  SharonRB   Dec-30-07 12:07 PM   #9 
  - Now I'm doubly pissed  vanboggie   Jan-02-08 08:49 PM   #13 
  - Wish I were angrier. Just US democracy disillusioned. Will write-in.  Festivito   Dec-29-07 01:29 PM   #5 
  - Write-Ins won't count.  PassingFair   Dec-29-07 01:52 PM   #6 
  - Nobody here wants to hear it  bain_sidhe   Dec-31-07 01:32 PM   #10 
  - It appears that most here, and in fact everyone who knows what  PassingFair   Jan-01-08 07:37 PM   #11 
     - Like I said, nobody here wants to hear it  bain_sidhe   Jan-02-08 05:52 PM   #12 
        - Nobody is right, if everybody is wrong.  maddogesq   Jan-02-08 10:27 PM   #14 
  - Summary: The Voter comes LAST.  TahitiNut   Jan-03-08 08:51 AM   #15 
  - The only solace of an uncommitted vote...  Strawman   Jan-03-08 01:39 PM   #16 
  - Why uncommited?  mccoyn   Jan-03-08 09:52 PM   #17 
  - Please choose one:  maddogesq   Jan-03-08 10:56 PM   #18 
     - And so much for the Dodd option  SharonRB   Jan-04-08 08:11 AM   #19 
     - Really makes you slog out into the snow  vanboggie   Jan-05-08 05:37 PM   #20 
        - Exactly.  SharonRB   Jan-05-08 05:39 PM   #21 
     - How will the "uncommitted" delegates be split up, Sharon.  PassingFair   Jan-07-08 10:56 PM   #22 
        - As far as I know, they won't be apportioned  SharonRB   Jan-08-08 08:23 AM   #23 
           - Bizarre.  PassingFair   Jan-08-08 08:48 AM   #24 
           - Not if you're running as an uncommitted delegate  SharonRB   Jan-08-08 10:38 AM   #25 
              - You will mark which candidate to support or whether to support Uncommitted  ih8thegop   Jan-09-08 06:41 PM   #26 
                 - Exactly.  SharonRB   Jan-09-08 07:06 PM   #27 
           - I assume they'll vote for the presumptive nominee  ih8thegop   Jan-10-08 12:14 AM   #28 
              - That's assuming there is a presumptive nominee going into the convention  SharonRB   Jan-10-08 08:45 AM   #29 
  - Almost every time another state holds a primary (like tonight)  ih8thegop   Mar-04-08 08:34 PM   #30 
     - I'm looking forward to casting a vote for a new chair.  SharonRB   Mar-04-08 08:41 PM   #31 
        - And it's not just that  ih8thegop   Mar-04-08 08:58 PM   #32 
           - Actually, I wasn't sure when state central members got elected  SharonRB   Mar-04-08 09:17 PM   #33 
           - Next election will be Feb. 09  JNelson6563   Mar-04-08 09:24 PM   #35 
           - Hey Julie, a Hillary supporter in our local dem club said that they are looking...  PassingFair   Mar-05-08 10:19 PM   #43 
              - Tell her "Rots of ruck"  JNelson6563   Mar-06-08 08:00 AM   #44 
                 - Just make sure all your delegate positions are full...  PassingFair   Mar-06-08 08:02 AM   #45 
                    - Not a problem lol  JNelson6563   Mar-06-08 09:16 AM   #46 
                       - Thank you, I will sleep better knowing...  PassingFair   Mar-06-08 09:20 AM   #47 
                          - And the whole 4th District too!  JNelson6563   Mar-06-08 09:51 AM   #50 
           - I'm still learning too  ih8thegop   Mar-04-08 09:30 PM   #37 
              - 2009 seems like a long way away right now  SharonRB   Mar-04-08 09:34 PM   #38 
                 - Yeah, it's a year away.  ih8thegop   Mar-04-08 09:41 PM   #40 
                 - Keep the faith my friend  JNelson6563   Mar-06-08 09:22 AM   #48 
                    - Thanks, Julie  SharonRB   Mar-06-08 10:47 AM   #51 
           - I say go get em!  maddogesq   Mar-04-08 09:22 PM   #34 
              - You too!  ih8thegop   Mar-04-08 09:29 PM   #36 
                 - Yep. And sometimes courage gets us into the mud.  maddogesq   Mar-04-08 09:41 PM   #39 
                 - I hope you're right about karma coming round  SharonRB   Mar-04-08 09:54 PM   #41 
                    - A favorite song lyric.  maddogesq   Mar-04-08 10:04 PM   #42 
                 - If you want to run for leadership in 09  JNelson6563   Mar-06-08 09:26 AM   #49 
                    - Primary  russ1943   Mar-09-08 01:15 AM   #52 
 

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