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FILIBUSTER-PROOF MAJORITY NOW LINING UP FOR U.S. SENATE DEMS
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FILIBUSTER-PROOF MAJORITY NOW LINING UP FOR U.S. SENATE DEMS
Still-Outstanding Races in AK, MN & GA May Well Add Up to 60 Seats for Democrats IF The Elections Are Counted As Per the Voters' Intent...

In case you haven't been able to keep up with the barrage of reporting here over the last 48 hours --- concerning serious election irregularities in various races around the country --- allow me to connect at least the dots that may well add up to a fillibuster-proof Democratic majority in the U.S. Senate.

Now that challenger Jeff Merkley (D) has been declared the winner (at least by the media) over incumbent Sen. Gordon Smith (R) in Oregon, the Democrats have currently been named the winner in enough elections U.S. Senate races that they will have at least 57 seats when President-elect Barack Obama takes office next January.

There remains, however, three U.S. Senate races still in serious contention, all of which, there is very good reason to believe, may end up going to the Democratic candidate if serious attention is given to issues of election integrity in each of those races. Setting aside whether or not a filibuster-proof majority in the Senate is a good or bad thing, the undecided races at this hour -- in Alaska, Minnesota and Georgia -- are quickly summarized below, along with links to more detailed coverage, for your convenience...

FULL STORY: http://www.bradblog.com/?p=6645


Read more: http://www.bradblog.com/?p=6645
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  -FILIBUSTER-PROOF MAJORITY NOW LINING UP FOR U.S. SENATE DEMS BradBlog  Nov-06-08 06:50 PM   #0 
  - That's fantastic news! Let's make sure the Rethugs don't steal any...  asksam   Nov-06-08 06:52 PM   #1 
  - they are stealing the alaska election. keep praying.  roguevalley   Nov-07-08 12:19 AM   #16 
  - Let us pray.....  Sebastian Doyle   Nov-06-08 06:53 PM   #2 
  - Don't be insulting to Atheists.  last1standing   Nov-06-08 06:58 PM   #3 
     - No insults intended.  Sebastian Doyle   Nov-06-08 07:09 PM   #8 
     - I will "pray" to the Flying Spaghetti Monster.  tbyg52   Nov-07-08 07:10 PM   #30 
     - One Can Focus One's Will, One's Energy and One's Hopes  AndyTiedye   Nov-09-08 10:22 PM   #35 
  - 'The same ballots run through the same machines, yielded different results each time'  Eric J in MN   Nov-06-08 06:58 PM   #4 
  - That is pretty optimistic. Remember the Creigh Deeds AG recount in VA?  FSogol   Nov-06-08 07:01 PM   #5 
  - Imagine if the machines that banks used to count money  JJ   Nov-06-08 07:05 PM   #6 
  - Remember that Superman movie with Richard Pryor?  Sebastian Doyle   Nov-06-08 07:12 PM   #9 
  - Does that count include Lieberman with the Dems?  KelleyKramer   Nov-06-08 07:08 PM   #7 
  - Unfortunately, yes  Sebastian Doyle   Nov-06-08 07:13 PM   #10 
     - How sad that Benedict F*&&turd Joe could hold the cards.  maddogesq   Nov-06-08 07:18 PM   #11 
  - I still say Lieberman has to go. Let's turn a moderate Republican.  Libertyfirst   Nov-06-08 07:28 PM   #12 
  - Is there such a thing anymore?  Wednesdays   Nov-06-08 09:26 PM   #14 
     - The Senators from Maine n/t  clear eye   Nov-06-08 11:13 PM   #15 
  - WHO KEEPS MOVING THESE REPORTS?! THIS IS NOT "ELECTION REFORM"!!!  BradBlog   Nov-06-08 08:54 PM   #13 
  - Well, nothing personal......  ObamaDaMan   Nov-07-08 12:48 AM   #19 
     - Wow...talk about complete disinfo...  BradBlog   Nov-07-08 12:56 AM   #20 
     - Here's Your Proof  ObamaDaMan   Nov-07-08 03:05 AM   #22 
     - Brad, FWIW, all the posts re election reform since it went mainstream (at least here)  tbyg52   Nov-08-08 10:59 PM   #34 
     - The guy is likely  lala_rawraw   Nov-14-08 11:49 AM   #37 
     - maybe I should grab some popcorn?  OnTheOtherHand   Nov-07-08 06:00 AM   #24 
     - It seems that Brad doesn't agree with you  ObamaDaMan   Nov-08-08 02:37 AM   #32 
     - Nothing personal  lala_rawraw   Nov-14-08 11:47 AM   #36 
  - Thanks! n/t  mhatrw   Nov-07-08 12:29 AM   #17 
  - I'm with you, Brad. Why the hell election fraud doesn't warrant front and center position  BushDespiser12   Nov-07-08 12:40 AM   #18 
  - For the record...  BradBlog   Nov-07-08 01:00 AM   #21 
     - Let's All Relax And Face The Music  ObamaDaMan   Nov-07-08 03:57 AM   #23 
     - Let's all tell the truth, and stand up to thugs, liars and disinformation agents  BradBlog   Nov-07-08 04:42 PM   #26 
     - And, btw, welcome to DU...  BradBlog   Nov-07-08 04:51 PM   #27 
     - Settle Down Francis  ObamaDaMan   Nov-08-08 01:44 AM   #31 
     - No, we just think you are garbage...  lala_rawraw   Nov-14-08 11:52 AM   #38 
     - There's been some panicky-sounding posts about the 2004 election, too, Brad.  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Nov-07-08 06:47 PM   #28 
  - What "memory cartridges" are used with optically scanned ballots?  TheBorealAvenger   Nov-07-08 11:53 AM   #25 
  - But does this include Lieberdweeb? Is that why we can't just  tblue37   Nov-07-08 06:55 PM   #29 
  - I'm just passing through, but...  Kurovski   Nov-08-08 03:31 PM   #33 
 

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