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Buzz Clik Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-11-07 02:02 PM
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2. And your point is what?
That Republicans cannot run a business? Oversee a coal mine?

Or that people in positions of leadership in business and industry aren't allowed to have political affiliations?
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  -Mine owner Robert Murray's political contributions: partylessinOhio  Aug-11-07 01:58 PM   #0 
  - He Runs His Own PAC...  KharmaTrain   Aug-11-07 02:02 PM   #1 
  - The Shit is about to hit the fan  malaise   Aug-11-07 03:09 PM   #8 
     - Where's The UMW?  KharmaTrain   Aug-11-07 03:31 PM   #10 
        - It's another great eye opener  malaise   Aug-11-07 04:01 PM   #13 
  - And your point is what?  Buzz Clik   Aug-11-07 02:02 PM   #2 
  - Point of information.  partylessinOhio   Aug-11-07 02:09 PM   #3 
  - They cannot run a SAFE coal mine, evidently.  Bluebear   Aug-11-07 03:11 PM   #9 
  - Well I don't think that has anything to do with his ideology.  Drunken Irishman   Aug-11-07 04:07 PM   #16 
     - 'I'm sure there are some bad mines owned by Democrats' - you're sure are you?  Bluebear   Aug-11-07 04:08 PM   #17 
     - Are you telling me Democrats are perfect in their business endeavors?  Drunken Irishman   Aug-11-07 04:11 PM   #19 
     - This thread ranks as probably the most ridiculous of the summer.  Buzz Clik   Aug-11-07 09:37 PM   #28 
        - Right, Murray's PAC has had nothing to do with easing mine safety standards.  Bluebear   Aug-11-07 10:47 PM   #32 
     - This MF was in front of congress just awhile back and was screaming  B Calm   Aug-11-07 04:11 PM   #20 
        - I don't discount that.  Drunken Irishman   Aug-11-07 04:13 PM   #21 
           - He's lying because he knows he's paid off enough republicans  B Calm   Aug-11-07 04:17 PM   #22 
           - Hopefully the truth comes out.  Drunken Irishman   Aug-11-07 04:26 PM   #23 
           - So All Those Thousands/Millions Of Dollars Donated Bring Nothing?  KharmaTrain   Aug-11-07 05:27 PM   #26 
              - I'm curious -- can you back this up?  Buzz Clik   Aug-11-07 09:56 PM   #30 
                 - Here's Where To Start...  KharmaTrain   Aug-11-07 10:43 PM   #31 
                 - I get it. The key word here is INUENDO. Powerful stuff.  Buzz Clik   Aug-11-07 11:04 PM   #33 
                    - So Murray's A Great Guy, Huh?  KharmaTrain   Aug-11-07 11:09 PM   #35 
                 - Did you READ post #24 before you put your foot in your mouth?  Kingshakabobo   Aug-11-07 11:09 PM   #34 
                    - Asshole for sure.  Buzz Clik   Aug-11-07 11:27 PM   #39 
  - Has this one run a business?  Maddy McCall   Aug-11-07 09:39 PM   #29 
  - Maybe it's time for him to lead a non-Republican lifestyle  Truth Hurts A Lot   Aug-11-07 11:12 PM   #37 
  - Great Caesars Ghosts!  8643   Aug-11-07 02:12 PM   #4 
  - I didn't see Al Gore's name on that list!  Poiuyt   Aug-11-07 02:21 PM   #5 
  - But you DO see Katherine Harris'...  Buns_of_Fire   Aug-11-07 03:38 PM   #11 
  - $$ for pols, not so much for safety  havocmom   Aug-11-07 02:23 PM   #6 
  - What a surprise.  BurtWorm   Aug-11-07 02:30 PM   #7 
  - K&R Lots of Washington state repulsive repubs.....Slade Gorton, Mike McGavick, George Nethercutt.  Diane R   Aug-11-07 03:59 PM   #12 
  - Jesus. That's ugly. n/t  mountainvue   Aug-11-07 04:04 PM   #14 
  - LOL  MonkeyFunk   Aug-11-07 04:04 PM   #15 
  - He probably thinks Katherine Harris is cute  Veganistan   Aug-11-07 11:56 PM   #42 
  - Robert is an anti union bastard & should be sued for all of his money  B Calm   Aug-11-07 04:09 PM   #18 
  - I believe that he was a member of Cheney's "secret" energy task force.  fooj   Aug-11-07 04:36 PM   #24 
  - That kind of money will buy you a lot of Love.  formercia   Aug-11-07 05:04 PM   #25 
  - it even allows you to sequester the family's of the trapped mine workers  B Calm   Aug-11-07 11:31 PM   #40 
  - Keeping the legal status of the Mexican nationals coal miners from  B Calm   Aug-12-07 06:55 AM   #45 
  - No, it really won't.  Donald Ian Rankin   Aug-12-07 08:30 AM   #50 
     - Those lackeys work on the cheap  formercia   Aug-12-07 08:57 AM   #51 
     - There are individual politicians who are pretty cheaply bought.  PA Democrat   Aug-12-07 10:03 AM   #52 
        - But which is cause and which is effect?  Donald Ian Rankin   Aug-12-07 10:11 AM   #53 
        - Well, it's rather hard to believe that there are politicians who would independently write  PA Democrat   Aug-12-07 10:42 AM   #56 
        - But which is cause and which is effect?  Donald Ian Rankin   Aug-12-07 10:11 AM   #54 
  - "Coal-Powered Democrats"  leftchick   Aug-11-07 05:33 PM   #27 
  - Murray is a MAJOR Union-Buster/Hater  democrat2thecore   Aug-11-07 11:12 PM   #36 
  - and now I have a gut feeling that he's also a cold blooded murderer!  B Calm   Aug-11-07 11:20 PM   #38 
  - Did anyone else notice how CNN started kissing his butt  MagsDem   Aug-11-07 11:40 PM   #41 
  - Yes. And, welcome to DU!  Bluebear   Aug-12-07 01:42 AM   #43 
  - Also The Coal Industry Bought Commercial Time  KharmaTrain   Aug-12-07 07:02 AM   #46 
     - Oh man, commercials too??  MagsDem   Aug-12-07 01:13 PM   #58 
  - posted to FR  nedbal   Aug-12-07 02:54 AM   #44 
  - I wonder if there's a way to check his employees' contributions  spinbaby   Aug-12-07 07:40 AM   #47 
  - I'm sorry, but that is *not* evidence of corruption.  Donald Ian Rankin   Aug-12-07 08:18 AM   #48 
  - yep  Buzz Clik   Aug-12-07 08:21 AM   #49 
  - Oink Oink Oink  lonestarnot   Aug-12-07 10:21 AM   #55 
  - here's Murray's testimony before Congress (March 2007) regarding Global Warming  UpInArms   Aug-12-07 01:02 PM   #57 

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