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SteppingRazor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-13-06 08:46 AM
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6. Probably not. The Dems already tried to get him to switch parties...
he turned it down
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  -I'm glad Chafee won quinnox  Sep-13-06 08:42 AM   #0 
  - A vote for Chaffee is a vote for a Republican senate majority.  skipos   Sep-13-06 08:44 AM   #1 
  - Right On  Montagnard   Sep-13-06 08:47 AM   #8 
  - Why can't people see that?  William769   Sep-13-06 09:07 AM   #26 
  - Can we ask him to caucus with the Democrats?  ck4829   Sep-13-06 08:45 AM   #2 
  - Probably not. The Dems already tried to get him to switch parties...  SteppingRazor   Sep-13-06 08:46 AM   #6 
     - He stays as a Republican in honor of his late father  Fighting Irish   Sep-13-06 09:47 AM   #34 
        - He stays as a Republican because he likes to enable their causes  skipos   Sep-13-06 09:54 AM   #36 
  - The race was close  Warpy   Sep-13-06 08:46 AM   #3 
  - Wha? I mean, politically, this sucked...  SteppingRazor   Sep-13-06 08:46 AM   #4 
  - Like I said  quinnox   Sep-13-06 08:47 AM   #9 
     - Maybe so, but respect has nothing to do with it.  SteppingRazor   Sep-13-06 08:49 AM   #14 
     - Well put.  redqueen   Sep-13-06 09:29 AM   #31 
     - He seems like a decent guy. On the other hand,  durrrty libby   Sep-13-06 09:01 AM   #23 
  - I also wonder whether knocking off all the moderate Republicans . . .  MrModerate   Sep-13-06 08:46 AM   #5 
  - Yes, I think knocking off Chafee would have been great...  SteppingRazor   Sep-13-06 08:48 AM   #11 
  - I agree  quinnox   Sep-13-06 08:48 AM   #12 
  - Like the "Night of the Long Knives"  bluedog   Sep-13-06 08:53 AM   #18 
  - A Rino in RI is better than a Dino in CT  Xipe Totec   Sep-13-06 08:46 AM   #7 
  - No.  endarkenment   Sep-13-06 08:52 AM   #17 
  - Unlikely  Xipe Totec   Sep-13-06 08:54 AM   #20 
  - All you have to do is open your eyes  William769   Sep-13-06 09:09 AM   #28 
  - That is a somewhat separate issue.  endarkenment   Sep-13-06 09:45 AM   #32 
     - Given his recent statements, that is unlikely  Xipe Totec   Sep-13-06 10:00 AM   #37 
  - I don't think we are sure  never_get_over_it   Sep-13-06 09:12 AM   #29 
     - Indeed if he caucuses with the fascist cabal he drops the DINO label.  endarkenment   Sep-13-06 09:47 AM   #33 
  - At least the Dino voted with Reid most of the time  William769   Sep-13-06 09:08 AM   #27 
  - But Chaffee votes to have Frist as leader of the Senate  Frances   Sep-13-06 08:48 AM   #10 
  - And he votes for Bush's SC nominees  skipos   Sep-13-06 08:51 AM   #16 
  - he bends to their bullshit. he's no friend of our party or our agenda  bigtree   Sep-13-06 08:49 AM   #13 
  - Nope. Too bad he won.  endarkenment   Sep-13-06 08:50 AM   #15 
  - Not at this time in history...  kentuck   Sep-13-06 08:53 AM   #19 
  - He is now in debt to the neo-cons....  liberalnurse   Sep-13-06 08:57 AM   #21 
  - We will see  quinnox   Sep-13-06 08:59 AM   #22 
  - Well Chafee got in, RI'ers have a problem breaking loose  alyce douglas   Sep-13-06 09:01 AM   #24 
  - While it was nice to see Club For Growth get kicked in the teeth  warrens   Sep-13-06 09:03 AM   #25 
  - I agree with you for two reasons  never_get_over_it   Sep-13-06 09:23 AM   #30 
  - the one upside was the repudiation of the far right wing  chimpsrsmarter   Sep-13-06 09:49 AM   #35 

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