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LiberalAndProud Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-23-06 07:35 PM
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11. Why would he change his mind? He was first (and so far only) Dem
to announce that he would vote for Alito.

We are talking about Ben Nelson, Nebraska, right?
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  -Email From Ben Nelson he's voting for Alito. DanCa  Jan-23-06 07:28 PM   #0 
  - FUBN  samhsarah   Jan-23-06 07:30 PM   #1 
  - FUBN two times...  stillcool47   Jan-23-06 07:31 PM   #3 
  - He is a fascist-lover  adigal   Jan-23-06 07:31 PM   #2 
  - why would he "...take Judge Alito at his word..."?  Mike Nelson   Jan-23-06 07:32 PM   #4 
  - Yeah, his backers have been SO FORTHCOMING on everything else  LSparkle   Jan-23-06 07:33 PM   #8 
  - The same "word" he gave to recuse himself on the Vanguard case?  Straight Shooter   Jan-23-06 07:55 PM   #14 
  - Yep...the same word from the same snake.  mom cat   Jan-23-06 08:37 PM   #32 
  - "his pledge"..."take him at his word"????  hvn_nbr_2   Jan-24-06 12:54 PM   #82 
  - What bullshit.  bigwillq   Jan-23-06 07:33 PM   #5 
  - The Constitution was created because men cannot be taken on their word.  Just Me   Jan-23-06 07:33 PM   #6 
  - News Flash to Ben Nelson  otohara   Jan-23-06 07:33 PM   #7 
  - Another idiot DINO  buff2   Jan-23-06 07:35 PM   #9 
  - You say that like we have another Dem to choose from here  Veganistan   Jan-23-06 08:35 PM   #27 
     - a "free thinking" republican can get elected but  mopinko   Jan-24-06 08:26 AM   #71 
        - Nelson is up for reelction this year  Freddie Stubbs   Jan-24-06 08:59 AM   #74 
           - does he have a primary opponent?  mopinko   Jan-24-06 09:04 AM   #77 
              - No opponent yet  Freddie Stubbs   Jan-24-06 09:07 AM   #78 
  - Nelson is more afraid of offending the  LibDemAlways   Jan-23-06 07:35 PM   #10 
  - Why would he change his mind? He was first (and so far only) Dem  LiberalAndProud   Jan-23-06 07:35 PM   #11 
  - EXACTLY what I said in an earlier thread that this jerk's justification  acmavm   Jan-23-06 07:38 PM   #12 
  - WORST. DEMOCRAT. EVER.  samhsarah   Jan-23-06 07:40 PM   #13 
  - Zell's still calling himself a Dem so far, isn't he?  LittleClarkie   Jan-23-06 08:20 PM   #19 
     - At least Ben Nelson doesn't get the media attention that Lieberman does  Hippo_Tron   Jan-23-06 08:26 PM   #22 
     - Indeed, he seems to me to be sincere, but we could do without  LittleClarkie   Jan-23-06 08:36 PM   #30 
     - Ben Nelson is too boring for the media.  Veganistan   Jan-23-06 08:39 PM   #33 
     - OK, you got me on Zell,  samhsarah   Jan-23-06 08:28 PM   #25 
  - To all the people angry with Ben Nelson:  PeachyDem88   Jan-23-06 08:09 PM   #15 
  - Chuck Hagel has been more critical of Bush than Ben Nelson  Hippo_Tron   Jan-23-06 08:23 PM   #21 
  - Bob Kerrey was great.  PeachyDem88   Jan-23-06 08:54 PM   #35 
     - Nelson isn't going to lose  Hippo_Tron   Jan-23-06 10:03 PM   #37 
        - We don't know that...  PeachyDem88   Jan-23-06 11:14 PM   #47 
           - I'm not really criticizing him for voting for Alito  Hippo_Tron   Jan-24-06 12:09 AM   #51 
           - I love Gene Taylor.  PeachyDem88   Jan-24-06 02:11 AM   #57 
              - I meant that Taylor's party loyalty could be better  Hippo_Tron   Jan-24-06 02:42 AM   #63 
                 - Explain...  PeachyDem88   Jan-24-06 06:30 AM   #68 
           - Duplicate n/t  Hippo_Tron   Jan-24-06 12:33 AM   #52 
  - There you go playing the stateist card  Moochy   Jan-24-06 02:35 AM   #62 
  - I've been scoring Senator's voting records  Zodiak Ironfist   Jan-24-06 11:35 AM   #81 
  - Doesn't Hagel have better ratings in NE than Nelson?  PWRinNY   Jan-23-06 08:14 PM   #16 
  - Hagel's no saint but he throws us a bone every once in a while  Hippo_Tron   Jan-23-06 08:28 PM   #24 
  - Hagel and Nelson...  PeachyDem88   Jan-23-06 08:35 PM   #29 
     - As a Nebraska Democrat I'd like to know what you meant by  Veganistan   Jan-23-06 10:32 PM   #40 
        - Hey there.  PeachyDem88   Jan-23-06 10:48 PM   #43 
  - Poor Ben has to protect his paycheck, perks, and payoffs.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jan-23-06 08:16 PM   #17 
  - Kinda figured  LittleClarkie   Jan-23-06 08:19 PM   #18 
  - Which Nelson is this?  FreedomAngel82   Jan-23-06 08:23 PM   #20 
  - the cornholer, er, husker from Nebraska. Bill Nelson is from Florida.  peekaloo   Jan-23-06 08:35 PM   #28 
  - What about Ben Nelson numero dos  LittleClarkie   Jan-23-06 08:26 PM   #23 
  - His name is BILL Nelson  Freddie Stubbs   Jan-24-06 09:02 AM   #76 
  - Ben Nelson must be an alien lizard too.  Swamp Rat   Jan-23-06 08:30 PM   #26 
  - (glad to see you and your lovely work back--haven't seen you  orleans   Jan-23-06 11:07 PM   #45 
  - what a dick! Zell Nelson! n/t  orleans   Jan-23-06 08:37 PM   #31 
  - That's a little unfair... They're not in the same league.  PeachyDem88   Jan-23-06 09:11 PM   #36 
     - oh yeah, you're so right--i'm terribly unfair  orleans   Jan-23-06 11:04 PM   #44 
        - As someone who's been represented by Zell Miller,  PeachyDem88   Jan-23-06 11:52 PM   #50 
           - used to? i wish you wouldn't stop. people have to keep letting them  orleans   Jan-24-06 01:20 AM   #55 
              - Silence  Moochy   Jan-24-06 02:21 AM   #58 
              - who's thankful? (who you talking to moochy?) n/t  orleans   Jan-24-06 02:24 AM   #60 
              - to the Ether :)  Moochy   Jan-24-06 02:31 AM   #61 
                 - ah, well then--here's to you: (hug)  orleans   Jan-24-06 03:08 AM   #64 
              - Sigh.  PeachyDem88   Jan-24-06 06:57 AM   #69 
                 - Your call swayed him, I can feel it!  Moochy   Jan-25-06 01:49 AM   #83 
              - Hmph.  PeachyDem88   Jan-24-06 07:10 AM   #70 
  - did you ask him what they're blackmailing him with?  notadmblnd   Jan-23-06 08:39 PM   #34 
  - His Job  Veganistan   Jan-23-06 10:33 PM   #41 
  - Ben Nelson up for reelection in 2006  mnhtnbb   Jan-23-06 10:16 PM   #38 
  - Once again cya politics wins.  DanCa   Jan-23-06 10:31 PM   #39 
  - Article from Lincoln (NE) newspaper  mnhtnbb   Jan-23-06 10:46 PM   #42 
  - Any Dem senator votes for Alito should be replaced in elections  Imagevision   Jan-23-06 11:14 PM   #46 
  - get that bastard out of office!! now is too soon!!  flyarm   Jan-23-06 11:18 PM   #48 
  - wtf..ben nelson will be on cspan washington journal at 850 am tommorro  flyarm   Jan-23-06 11:31 PM   #49 
  - Thanks to the owners of CSPAN  Moochy   Jan-24-06 02:22 AM   #59 
  - whoa, a career wing nutt!  NVMojo   Jan-24-06 01:05 AM   #53 
  - that's weak  fishwax   Jan-24-06 01:15 AM   #54 
  - Anyone want to wager when Ben "Zell Miller is my hero" Nelson  cboy4   Jan-24-06 01:25 AM   #56 
  - She don't mention Zell Miller and Ben Nelson in the same sentence.  DanCa   Jan-24-06 04:38 AM   #66 
  - That's another Democrat who needs to GO  buddyhollysghost   Jan-24-06 04:35 AM   #65 
  - told ya. I said we have a real big problem when we have to call &  B Calm   Jan-24-06 04:54 AM   #67 
  - We know.  mmonk   Jan-24-06 08:27 AM   #72 
  - The ABA did NOT "recommend" him.  Harvey Korman   Jan-24-06 08:56 AM   #73 
  - I hope Ben Nelson gets investigated soon.  The Backlash Cometh   Jan-24-06 09:01 AM   #75 
  - Say goodbye to your career Nelson  realpolitik   Jan-24-06 09:10 AM   #79 
  - Who is going to beat him?  Freddie Stubbs   Jan-24-06 09:16 AM   #80 
  - Yeah, well, that's the last time I drive all 15 hours across Nebraska for  impeachdubya   Jan-25-06 01:51 AM   #84 
 

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