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BanTheGOP Donating Member (596 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-27-11 05:50 PM
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NC Democratic Governor Beverly Perdue Wants to Suspend the 2012 Elections!
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A year ago, I made the bold suggestion that we should suspend the 2012 elections. I had stated that we needed our Congress to work until they could get all the necessary progressive legislation was in place, as well as to have a longer period of trying to fill the necessary federal judge slots with young progressive legal minds.

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Unfortunately, many of you lambasted my idea. But let's be honest: We all think it, and now, Beverly Perdue, Governor of North Carolina, wants to suspend the naxt election!



Now, to be fair, she said she was joking, but the bottom line is that we MUST prevent the republicans from taking over. It takes balls to advocate an act that we CAN CONSTITUTIONALLY ENACT if we had the courage to understand the REAL enemy of our country, and the world, is the American republican Party. Pure and simple.
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  -NC Democratic Governor Beverly Perdue Wants to Suspend the 2012 Elections! BanTheGOP  Sep-27-11 05:50 PM   #0 
  - Seems to me if we could have presidential election in the middle of a Civil War  Faygo Kid   Sep-27-11 05:54 PM   #1 
  - You do understand, don't you, that during the Civil War the vast  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-27-11 07:18 PM   #8 
     - You mean those who seceded didn't vote? Well, duh.  Faygo Kid   Sep-27-11 08:45 PM   #12 
     - Point being, we have never suspended elections ever  Muskypundit   Sep-27-11 09:33 PM   #13 
        - Again, bullshit. There were no national elections in 1964. A third of the  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-27-11 11:56 PM   #16 
           - Your state voluntarily chose to be a part of a different country  Muskypundit   Sep-28-11 10:18 AM   #17 
  - We do not postpone elections.  aquart   Sep-27-11 05:56 PM   #2 
  - How on earth could we "constitutionally enact" such an act?  FBaggins   Sep-27-11 06:14 PM   #3 
  - You'd like that, wouldn't you, to shut up a Democrat who actually  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-27-11 07:20 PM   #9 
     - It has nothing at all to do with my preferences. She's legitimately in trouble.  FBaggins   Sep-27-11 07:36 PM   #10 
     - Yea, well, so was bachmann saying the earthquake and hurricane was from god  Muskypundit   Sep-27-11 09:36 PM   #14 
  - No. We do our best, we get what we get and we deal with it.  MichiganVote   Sep-27-11 06:23 PM   #4 
  - My POINT was to bring out our position and to solidify the GOP ban requirement  BanTheGOP   Sep-27-11 06:31 PM   #5 
  - This kind of thinking  bbinacan   Sep-27-11 06:47 PM   #6 
  - Why would anyone send a "mea culpa"???  FBaggins   Sep-27-11 07:06 PM   #7 
  - I dont even hear freepers give crazier opinions.  Muskypundit   Sep-27-11 09:39 PM   #15 
  - No thanks. I don't want to live in a dictatorship, even one run by Democrats. n/t  FSogol   Sep-27-11 07:37 PM   #11 
  - As funny as Bush when....  zacherystaylor   Sep-29-11 09:53 AM   #18 
  - Just ban the republican party, and we wouldn't even be HAVING this discussion.  BanTheGOP   Sep-29-11 01:10 PM   #19 
     - Sounds tempting but  zacherystaylor   Oct-01-11 11:15 AM   #20 
  - the Michele Bachmann of the Democratic Party.  Marnie   Oct-03-11 05:27 PM   #21 
 

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