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Tesha Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-12-07 08:36 AM
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  -What does the no-confidence failure say about our ability to remove Bush through impeachment? GOTV  Jun-12-07 08:26 AM   #0 
  - Most of the Dems in Congress are just thinking about ....  rfranklin   Jun-12-07 08:28 AM   #1 
  - except "most of the Dems in Congress" voted for the no-confidence resolution  onenote   Jun-12-07 11:04 AM   #34 
  - I'm inclined to believe if we were to have the trial where all the evidence is layed on the table  madokie   Jun-12-07 08:30 AM   #2 
  - The evidence on Gonzo was laid out. Everyone agreed he was bad. Where are the votes? n/t  GOTV   Jun-12-07 09:00 AM   #20 
     - Well not really  madokie   Jun-12-07 09:23 AM   #26 
     - What's "not really"? The evidence wasn't laid out? Or he wasn't already opposed?....  GOTV   Jun-12-07 10:04 AM   #29 
     - The votes for what, exactly? A "no-confidence" vote is meaningless in our system  JHB   Jun-12-07 10:24 AM   #32 
        - Not in our media "system" n/t  GOTV   Jun-12-07 12:40 PM   #45 
  - Nothing, really. A "no confidence" vote is a meaningless, made up, copied tool. We don't do that  MADem   Jun-12-07 08:31 AM   #3 
  - Yes, plus (and it's a BIG +) non-stop m$m "news" reporting of all ...  Amonester   Jun-12-07 11:44 AM   #41 
  - Maybe after '08, with a Democratic President, we can finally impeach Bush!  Dhalgren   Jun-12-07 08:33 AM   #4 
  - :-) / 2. (NT)  Tesha   Jun-12-07 08:36 AM   #7 
  - When and if we get a Democratic President....  peace13   Jun-12-07 08:43 AM   #15 
  - Ah yes, the famous battle cry of the Democrats.."The votes aren't there"  Toots   Jun-12-07 08:34 AM   #5 
  - Is the statement incorrect?  Vash the Stampede   Jun-12-07 08:36 AM   #8 
  - How do you know if it is correct or not if you don't try?  Toots   Jun-12-07 08:39 AM   #12 
     - Because they lobby.  Vash the Stampede   Jun-12-07 08:40 AM   #13 
        - Lot to lose.... like maybe the US Constitution  Toots   Jun-12-07 08:47 AM   #16 
           - Ahh, good, I see you've decided to bust out the melodrama.  Vash the Stampede   Jun-12-07 09:00 AM   #21 
  - The other option is not to venture nothing.... maybe that's why you're shrugging your shoulders n/t  GOTV   Jun-12-07 09:02 AM   #22 
     - That is indeed one other option and one I wish they would accommodate  Toots   Jun-12-07 03:08 PM   #49 
  - More interesting question: Why were we so ineffective at blocking Alito and Roberts?  Tesha   Jun-12-07 08:35 AM   #6 
  - Did you forget the whole "nuclear" saga?  Vash the Stampede   Jun-12-07 08:37 AM   #10 
  - Yet the Republicans used the filibuster, even though they opposed its use before.  Dhalgren   Jun-12-07 08:48 AM   #17 
     - Uhm, I hate to point this out to you, but...  Vash the Stampede   Jun-12-07 08:59 AM   #19 
        - Those "tactics" had nothing to do with the Republicans loss of the majority.  Dhalgren   Jun-12-07 09:11 AM   #24 
        - That's exactly right Vash, we should not use their vindictive playbook. nt  MookieWilson   Jun-12-07 09:55 AM   #28 
  - "Patriot Act 1" was during the bush* personality cult  TheBorealAvenger   Jun-12-07 08:42 AM   #14 
     - Yeah it was tough. And we weren't. We were "go-along wimps".  Tesha   Jun-12-07 10:52 AM   #33 
        - Are you forgetting that Patriot Act I was passed when most of the  napi21   Jun-12-07 11:13 AM   #35 
           - A little leadership (from our side) might have helped aleviate the fear. (NT)  Tesha   Jun-12-07 11:43 AM   #40 
              - I really believe that's playing monday morning QB!  napi21   Jun-12-07 12:02 PM   #44 
                 - You're only saying that because I've been saying the same thing since...  Tesha   Jun-12-07 08:10 PM   #50 
  - i would be more impressed with subpoenas for Rove and little lord pissy pants, and harriet!!  flyarm   Jun-12-07 08:36 AM   #9 
  - Right on....  Bandit   Jun-12-07 10:20 AM   #31 
  - Bush could be caught on film strangling an orphan while sodomizing a goat,  11 Bravo   Jun-12-07 08:37 AM   #11 
  - A LOT. There are not enough votes to justify the long process. Lean on your Repubs! nt  MookieWilson   Jun-12-07 08:59 AM   #18 
  - what Feingold said, we don't have the votes to prosecute  bigtree   Jun-12-07 09:03 AM   #23 
  - Uh, that our "majority" needs to be larger in numbers?!!1 Just guessing!!1 n/t  UTUSN   Jun-12-07 09:13 AM   #25 
  - I'd settle for the complete utter destruction of the Republican Party  DinahMoeHum   Jun-12-07 09:41 AM   #27 
  - It says we are way long on rhetoric, way short on guts! n/t  RiverStone   Jun-12-07 10:14 AM   #30 
  - I don't care  Johonny   Jun-12-07 11:16 AM   #36 
  - So, you see no benefit in what the Senate Dems did?  sfexpat2000   Jun-12-07 11:18 AM   #37 
  - I see Gonzo still in office and a Senate leadership not able to reach their goals n/t  GOTV   Jun-12-07 12:50 PM   #46 
     - I guess I don't expect big flashy gains but smaller, solid ones  sfexpat2000   Jun-12-07 02:23 PM   #48 
  - It's telling me that it's up to us  catmandu57   Jun-12-07 11:23 AM   #38 
  - It Says Nothing Really. There Was Zero Chance Of Removing Bush Before It And Zero Chance Afterwards  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jun-12-07 11:32 AM   #39 
     - You little freeper you.  Rosemary2205   Jun-12-07 11:46 AM   #42 
     - LOL Silly, Ain't It.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jun-12-07 12:02 PM   #43 
     - Well, I was looking to see if impeachment hawks were moved at all by the failure....  GOTV   Jun-12-07 12:52 PM   #47 
 

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