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Tierra_y_Libertad Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-10-06 02:38 PM
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2. When politicians turn down money beware of falling pigshit.
Edited on Fri Nov-10-06 02:40 PM by Tierra_y_Libertad
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  -Democrats Pledge To Sever Ties To Lobbyists truthpusher  Nov-10-06 02:28 PM   #0 
  - I believe it when I see it.  Rosemary2205   Nov-10-06 02:32 PM   #1 
  - Me, too. I wait until "Space For Lease" signs go up on K Street.  TahitiNut   Nov-10-06 03:46 PM   #19 
  - When politicians turn down money beware of falling pigshit.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Nov-10-06 02:38 PM   #2 
  - If they really wanted to prove that they have severed ties to lobbyists...  TechBear_Seattle   Nov-10-06 02:40 PM   #3 
  - That and PUBLIC FINANCING OF ELECTIONS. Take the power away from the money  Vincardog   Nov-10-06 03:21 PM   #16 
  - That would perforce follow  TechBear_Seattle   Nov-10-06 03:46 PM   #18 
     - I believe the case was Santa Clara County vs Southern Pacific Railroad  CrispyQGirl   Nov-10-06 04:47 PM   #23 
        - Much obliged for the info.  TechBear_Seattle   Nov-10-06 05:21 PM   #24 
  - Oh that's a nice idea indeed n/t  YankeyMCC   Nov-10-06 03:23 PM   #17 
  - I will believe it when they pass a clean elections law and don't load it with loopholes.  Selatius   Nov-10-06 02:42 PM   #4 
  - Except, of course, AIPAC.  wholetruth00   Nov-10-06 02:44 PM   #5 
  - Surprise, surprise, surprise....  Behind the Aegis   Nov-10-06 03:53 PM   #21 
  - Even Steny Hoyer??? I'm not sure what he'd do with his time if he had to  featherman   Nov-10-06 02:47 PM   #6 
  - Call me jaded.  mmonk   Nov-10-06 02:47 PM   #7 
  - People, have some faith!  tridim   Nov-10-06 02:49 PM   #8 
  - Good start. I hope they do.  LittleClarkie   Nov-10-06 02:51 PM   #9 
  - Proposal: "A Corp May Not Give A Thing Of Value to An Elected/Appointed Govt Official"  Blackhatjack   Nov-10-06 02:53 PM   #10 
  - That won't work  Rosemary2205   Nov-10-06 03:04 PM   #14 
     - "thing of value" can be anything you define it to be--including services n/t  Blackhatjack   Nov-10-06 09:45 PM   #27 
  - well they have been weened from them for the most part for 12 years or so.  madokie   Nov-10-06 02:53 PM   #11 
  - Democracy is a sham, until all influence by corporations are removed. n/t  casus belli   Nov-10-06 02:54 PM   #12 
  - Amendment 1 to the US Constitution  RGBolen   Nov-10-06 02:58 PM   #13 
  - real estate  enid602   Nov-10-06 03:14 PM   #15 
  - James Carville's not gonna like that n/t  HootieMcBoob   Nov-10-06 03:50 PM   #20 
  - I am all for stripping corporate personhood.  Zodiak Ironfist   Nov-10-06 04:18 PM   #22 
  - That'll be the day. But I have something they CAN do:  bertha katzenengel   Nov-10-06 05:24 PM   #25 
     - even without blackberries, they would still find a way to talk to the money...  truthpusher   Nov-10-06 08:40 PM   #26 
        - The point is keeping the lobbyists off the floor.  bertha katzenengel   Nov-10-06 11:13 PM   #28 

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