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BuyingThyme Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-28-06 05:19 PM
Response to Reply #37
38. I don't think that's right.
But if you direct me to a link, I'll read about it.
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  -will they filibuster? LSK  Sep-28-06 04:47 PM   #0 
  - It is too late!  Mass   Sep-28-06 04:48 PM   #1 
  - No, it's not.  BuyingThyme   Sep-28-06 04:51 PM   #8 
  - Yes it is!  Mass   Sep-28-06 04:52 PM   #12 
     - That's just what your "leaders" want you to think.  BuyingThyme   Sep-28-06 04:53 PM   #14 
     - explain  LSK   Sep-28-06 04:54 PM   #15 
        - The only way to filibuster is to have a vote for cloture and get less than  Mass   Sep-28-06 04:56 PM   #18 
  - Levin has time to debate on the bill. it's not too late.  MrCoffee   Sep-28-06 04:52 PM   #11 
     - The only way to filibuster is to vote against cloture. There will be NO  Mass   Sep-28-06 04:53 PM   #13 
        - they just said they were going into cloture at the end of debate today.  MrCoffee   Sep-28-06 04:55 PM   #16 
        - Exactly, there will be no vote. The cloture has been accepted.  Mass   Sep-28-06 04:56 PM   #20 
        - There are no rules prohibiting filibuster.  BuyingThyme   Sep-28-06 04:56 PM   #19 
        - There is no "Mr Smith goes to Washington" filibuster.  Mass   Sep-28-06 04:57 PM   #22 
        - wait, the only way to END a filibuster is to vote FOR cloture.  MrCoffee   Sep-28-06 04:57 PM   #23 
           - THEY ACCEPTED CLOTURE BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT  Mass   Sep-28-06 04:58 PM   #25 
              - He was only lying in that he wouldn't admit that he agreed not  BuyingThyme   Sep-28-06 05:01 PM   #27 
                 - Just tell me how. They accepted cloture by Unanimous consent  Mass   Sep-28-06 05:02 PM   #28 
                    - If there was cloture yesterday, what are they debating today?  BuyingThyme   Sep-28-06 05:07 PM   #31 
                       - Because cloture does not mean that you stop debate, it means  Mass   Sep-28-06 05:16 PM   #37 
                          - I don't think that's right.  BuyingThyme   Sep-28-06 05:19 PM   #38 
                             - here  LSK   Sep-28-06 05:32 PM   #43 
                                - Thank you.  BuyingThyme   Sep-28-06 05:42 PM   #45 
  - No chance in hell. Not this group of do-nothings. n/m  AndyA   Sep-28-06 04:49 PM   #2 
  - Not the right time  dkofos   Sep-28-06 04:50 PM   #3 
  - Harry Reid was on Big Eddies this afternoon and he said he saw  LiberalinNC   Sep-28-06 04:50 PM   #4 
  - The Democratic Party won't win anything at this rate.  Selatius   Sep-28-06 04:50 PM   #5 
  - Reid said no  n2doc   Sep-28-06 04:50 PM   #6 
  - Pretty clear that NOTHING is important enough to take a stand.  bobbolink   Sep-28-06 04:55 PM   #17 
     - That's the thing- have we EVER fillibustered in the last 4 years?  n2doc   Sep-28-06 04:58 PM   #24 
        - NOPE--not important enough. And MY lovely Sen is one of the 14.  bobbolink   Sep-28-06 05:02 PM   #29 
        - Yet Thurmond filibustered over civil rights...  boolean   Sep-28-06 05:08 PM   #33 
           - Why is the the strength always seems to be on the wrong side???  bobbolink   Sep-28-06 05:11 PM   #36 
        - yes - ANWR drilling last winter  LSK   Sep-28-06 05:08 PM   #32 
        - Alito  Nutmegger   Sep-28-06 05:10 PM   #34 
  - Beats me. I guess we'll find out when the time comes.  brentspeak   Sep-28-06 04:51 PM   #7 
  - Of course not.  StellaBlue   Sep-28-06 04:51 PM   #9 
  - Nope  Lone_Star_Dem   Sep-28-06 04:51 PM   #10 
  - It's time now to use the powder. (nt)  w4rma   Sep-28-06 04:57 PM   #21 
     - You know, they remind me of my grandmother  Lone_Star_Dem   Sep-28-06 05:10 PM   #35 
  - filibuster takes courage  mdmc   Sep-28-06 05:00 PM   #26 
  - BWAHAHAHAHA! I ain't proud, either, eh?  bobbolink   Sep-28-06 05:04 PM   #30 
     - hang tough  mdmc   Sep-28-06 05:22 PM   #39 
        - And so will I.  bobbolink   Sep-28-06 05:25 PM   #41 
        - delete for duplicityy  bobbolink   Sep-28-06 05:27 PM   #42 
           - I'm afraid we will all pass before there is an America that we can  mdmc   Sep-28-06 05:42 PM   #44 
  - Not a chance.  cornermouse   Sep-28-06 05:25 PM   #40 
 

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