You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #21: He would be good [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (1/22-2007 thru 12/14/2010) Donate to DU
OzarkDem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-04-07 01:27 PM
Response to Reply #6
21. He would be good
might be a good idea to have a standard bearer who isn't in Congress, since our leadership there is so frightened of speaking out on controversial issues.

Speaking out and selling policy on controversial issues requires great skill and strength.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
  -New Dem talking point. If Dems don't vote the money * wants, he's gonna leave troops there without OregonBlue  Nov-04-07 12:53 PM   #0 
  - That's murder.  aquart   Nov-04-07 12:54 PM   #1 
  - Yes and EVERY Dem should be pointing it out. Screaming it from every rooftop.  OregonBlue   Nov-04-07 12:57 PM   #4 
  - Well, I'd adjust the Pissy Pants but otherwise, right into the Congressional Record.  aquart   Nov-04-07 04:44 PM   #32 
  - And it would be BUSH that's responsible for that murder, NOT the congress!  calipendence   Nov-04-07 01:34 PM   #25 
  - even if the threat was made, this is when you call the bluff.  ulysses   Nov-04-07 12:56 PM   #2 
  - Its time to call him out on his threats  OzarkDem   Nov-04-07 12:56 PM   #3 
  - True, and it would help to choose a strong spokesperson...  polichick   Nov-04-07 12:58 PM   #6 
  - Actually Jim Webb has called him on it. Why haven't the other Dems?  OregonBlue   Nov-04-07 01:05 PM   #14 
  - imo they're either a bunch of chickenshit fools...  polichick   Nov-04-07 01:11 PM   #16 
  - Agreed. We are so screwn! But they could turn this back on him if they wanted.  OregonBlue   Nov-04-07 01:24 PM   #17 
  - For all the talk of being "united" they are not  OzarkDem   Nov-04-07 01:28 PM   #22 
  - He would be good  OzarkDem   Nov-04-07 01:27 PM   #21 
     - I heard him on some political show recently...  polichick   Nov-04-07 01:33 PM   #24 
  - How much is going to support the troops and how much is going into private bank accounts in  OregonBlue   Nov-04-07 12:59 PM   #7 
  - What utter cr@p!  sfexpat2000   Nov-04-07 12:58 PM   #5 
  - He's said it repeatedly. The Dems need to vote the money he needs because they have to support the  OregonBlue   Nov-04-07 01:02 PM   #10 
     - So "he" is Bush? That would make it a BushCo talking point  sfexpat2000   Nov-04-07 01:05 PM   #13 
        - Oh -- I get it now. The Dems are turning Junior's talking point back on him.  sfexpat2000   Nov-04-07 01:08 PM   #15 
  - is there a link to this statement? or is this extrapolation?  niyad   Nov-04-07 01:00 PM   #8 
  - He has said repeatedly that they need the money for ammunition, etc. So if he doesn't get it, is he  OregonBlue   Nov-04-07 01:04 PM   #12 
  - The Dems have said that since they took over congress. So they use it as an  John Q. Citizen   Nov-04-07 01:00 PM   #9 
  - Oh sure!  JVS   Nov-04-07 01:03 PM   #11 
  - At this point we have ZERO leadership...  polichick   Nov-04-07 01:26 PM   #18 
  - The next chunk of money will fund an Iranian Bombing Campaign.  tekisui   Nov-04-07 01:26 PM   #19 
  - Yep...and if we know that, don't our Congresspeople know it too?? nt  polichick   Nov-04-07 01:45 PM   #29 
  - Pukes sure have a way of framing the debate  libodem   Nov-04-07 01:26 PM   #20 
  - You need a great speaker like Mario Cuomo AND collective will...  polichick   Nov-04-07 01:43 PM   #28 
  - Which he probably would do  supernova   Nov-04-07 01:30 PM   #23 
  - Oh, poor babies. Big bad Bush made them support the war AGAIN, eh?  Voltaire99   Nov-04-07 01:36 PM   #26 
  - He has already killed thousands of them for political gain  NNN0LHI   Nov-04-07 01:38 PM   #27 
  - I believe he would do it  KingFlorez   Nov-04-07 01:52 PM   #30 
     - True, as long as impeachment is off the table. nt  polichick   Nov-04-07 01:58 PM   #31 
 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (1/22-2007 thru 12/14/2010) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC