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motorcityliberal Donating Member (108 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-05-10 11:57 PM
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5. It could be
The main problems the Democratic ticket face was this
1.money:The campaign didn't have enough money to counter "I'm just a guy that wants to help Michigan" message Snyder and his allies in the media was pushing.

2.Media: The only liberal station in the Detroit area is 1310 WDTW but there hasn't been a local talk show host at the station since what mid 2006 or early 2007 when you had Nancy Skinner hosting the morning show. Other than Ed Schultz giving Virg Bernero a platform where have you seen him in the press? His "Let it Rip" segment was too short. Plus it doesn't help when the three major (Yes I have to count the Michigan Chronicle as major newspaper because I know people who read it) newspapers recycle Snyder's talking points.

3. Backing from Dem leadership: Where the hell were they? Other than Bill Clinton I didn't see too many Democratic officials especially those in the city of Detroit pushing for Virg.
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  -Governor Snyder, Where Are The Jobs? 1gobluedem  Nov-03-10 07:27 AM   #0 
  - Agreed!  JNelson6563   Nov-03-10 08:52 AM   #1 
  - And the next headline after that should read:  maddogesq   Nov-03-10 08:56 AM   #2 
  - We have some major  mstinamotorcity   Nov-03-10 01:05 PM   #3 
  - It could be  motorcityliberal   Nov-05-10 11:57 PM   #5 
  - I'm driving up Sunday  safeinOhio   Nov-05-10 06:05 PM   #4 
  - LOL!  handmade34   Nov-09-10 04:16 PM   #6 
  - Kick!  MichDem10   Nov-18-10 07:56 PM   #7 
  - He won't even mention jobs, the first thing on their agenda will be abortion. Anyone want to bet?  sarcasmo   Nov-21-10 02:11 PM   #8 
  - 1st agenda item - "Reinventing Michigan"...  MichDem10   Nov-22-10 07:27 PM   #9 
     - That irony angers me & breaks my heart at the same time.  dmr   Nov-22-10 11:51 PM   #10 
  - Where are the jobs?  MichDem10   Jan-02-11 08:49 AM   #11 
  - It's February 3 and I haven't seen a single job created yet  1gobluedem   Feb-03-11 01:00 PM   #12 
  - Well first we pay companies, not small biz mind you, to set up their shell game in Mi  MichiganVote   Feb-05-11 09:38 PM   #13 
 

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