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104. The peace out was to imply why I am against your suggestion of Sen Clinton. IWR
My family and I have been strong opponents against the war since it started. We just finished our 6th year anniversary of the Iraq war by marching in upper 30's, pouring rain. If more senators had bothered to stand up for what was right back in 2002, there would be countless lives saved, and we would not have this frightening deficit hanging over not only our economy but that of our children. It takes real leadership to make unpopular hard decisions. Sen Clinton failed in that test, and she failed again in voting for Kyl-Lieberman. I suggest watching Sen Jim Webb's floor speech just prior to the Kyl Lieberman vote. Another vote demonstrating lack of leadership.

Peace, social justice, environmental concerns, fair trade and election integrity are all important issues to me. The research I have done to chose a candidate all points AWAY from Sen Clinton on these issues.
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        - Perhaps You Don't Realize You Are Off Topic And...  anonymeme   Mar-22-08 03:50 PM   #85 
           - The peace out was to imply why I am against your suggestion of Sen Clinton. IWR  mod mom   Mar-22-08 05:34 PM   #104 
              - #1. mod mom, I Asked You Politely to Please Hijack Another Post For This or You Could Start Your Own  anonymeme   Mar-22-08 09:11 PM   #107 
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                 - "A time comes when silence is betrayal"  mod mom   Mar-22-08 11:20 PM   #113 
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  - 48  Jesuswasntafascist   Mar-22-08 04:38 PM   #97 
  - Thank You. JWAF!  anonymeme   Mar-22-08 05:03 PM   #101 
  - I'm 96  fascisthunter   Mar-22-08 05:36 PM   #105 
     - I Knew You Had to Be Kidding, facisthunter, Because You Don't Look a Day Over 90. *LOL*  anonymeme   Mar-22-08 09:29 PM   #109 
        - 10-3-'40  OxQQme   Mar-23-08 11:01 AM   #117 
           - Thank You, OxQQme. !:)  anonymeme   Mar-23-08 05:26 PM   #121 
 

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