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28. I don't. I 'need' whoever Obama deems is the best qualified. nt
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  -Okay, I'm going to say it. If Rahm Emanuel can't set aside his ego to have Howard Dean Cleita  Feb-10-09 02:39 PM   #0 
  - Alex Bennett said the same thing on his radio show.  jsamuel   Feb-10-09 02:41 PM   #1 
  - Survey says:  JVS   Feb-10-09 02:41 PM   #2 
  - Good luck with that. And I'm  babylonsister   Feb-10-09 02:42 PM   #3 
  - Dean and Obama aren't on the same page about corporate health care.  Cleita   Feb-10-09 02:44 PM   #8 
  - Why would he need Dean if they don't agree? And Edwards made  babylonsister   Feb-10-09 02:46 PM   #9 
  - Obama says he wants people around him that will challenge him, which is  Cleita   Feb-10-09 02:53 PM   #18 
  - What can I tell you? Maybe he'll surprise everyone and ask Dean  babylonsister   Feb-10-09 02:56 PM   #23 
  - I write that website every week about my concerns.  Cleita   Feb-10-09 03:25 PM   #51 
  - There was also the fact that what Edwards said had little resemblence  karynnj   Feb-10-09 03:09 PM   #46 
  - We need Dean.  robinlynne   Feb-10-09 02:56 PM   #22 
     - I don't. I 'need' whoever Obama deems is the best qualified. nt  babylonsister   Feb-10-09 02:57 PM   #28 
        - Does that include the sec of commerce and the #2 in the pentagon?  robinlynne   Feb-10-09 02:59 PM   #33 
        - Where do you think complaining will get you? I don't need the angst.  babylonsister   Feb-10-09 03:00 PM   #35 
        - WE need a voice for universal healthcare -- NOT universal insurance  Donnachaidh   Feb-10-09 03:40 PM   #58 
           - Yes, three weeks in office and you're set up for disappointment.  babylonsister   Feb-10-09 03:58 PM   #66 
              - I thought all those health related band aids got taken off the stimulus  Cleita   Feb-10-09 04:12 PM   #68 
              - Well, if the r/w whackos are to be believed...  babylonsister   Feb-10-09 04:20 PM   #71 
              - Bad idea. The chances that he will actually do something about health CARE  eridani   Feb-10-09 11:58 PM   #103 
  - And so is Obama "on the same page" with the Republican Secretary of Commerce MORE than Howard Dean?  cascadiance   Feb-10-09 02:50 PM   #14 
  - unfortunately, I am asking that question daily.  robinlynne   Feb-10-09 02:56 PM   #26 
  - That makes total sense. I was disappointed in having  truedelphi   Feb-10-09 04:41 PM   #72 
     - PROBABLY Pro-Israel--no probably about it  vssmith   Feb-10-09 08:30 PM   #97 
  - bingo - I agree with that  DrDan   Feb-10-09 02:55 PM   #20 
  - so we can reach across the aisle for bipartisanship  Donnachaidh   Feb-10-09 03:36 PM   #57 
     - Does anyone, anyone! on this website know what is happening  babylonsister   Feb-10-09 03:55 PM   #63 
  - lol, oh geez thanks, I really needed that laugh.  tritsofme   Feb-10-09 02:42 PM   #4 
  - LOL,  liberalhistorian   Feb-10-09 02:49 PM   #12 
  - I don't want Edwards but I do agree about Rahm's ego.  Myrina   Feb-10-09 02:43 PM   #5 
  - I still have yet to see Dean make any moves showing he wants in.  SIMPLYB1980   Feb-10-09 02:44 PM   #6 
  - He won't "make any moves"  DFW   Feb-10-09 04:43 PM   #73 
  - I wonder if Rahm knows how much ill will he is racking up right now.  EFerrari   Feb-10-09 02:44 PM   #7 
  - Ill will with whom?  tritsofme   Feb-10-09 02:48 PM   #11 
     - With me, for one. And thanks for your gratuitous slurs. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-10-09 02:56 PM   #25 
     - I'm with you sf!  robinlynne   Feb-10-09 02:57 PM   #27 
        - Hi, there, robinlynne!  EFerrari   Feb-10-09 03:04 PM   #41 
     - Well, if not Rahm, then who's responsible?... If Obama, then its worse...  cascadiance   Feb-10-09 03:00 PM   #34 
        - The buck stops in the Oval Office.  tritsofme   Feb-10-09 07:19 PM   #92 
           - Well if its not Rahm that's twisting his arm, then Obama needs to explain why HE dosn't want Dean...  cascadiance   Feb-10-09 09:29 PM   #101 
              - The general public couldn't care less who his HHS Secretary is.  tritsofme   Feb-10-09 10:05 PM   #102 
                 - I think many "establishment" figures in congress now are controversial figures to the people now!  cascadiance   Feb-11-09 12:59 AM   #104 
  - No, no, no, no. Edwards would be a horrible  liberalhistorian   Feb-10-09 02:47 PM   #10 
  - Well said. I can't decide which makes me angrier -- the fact that he cheated on Elizabeth Edwards,  ogneopasno   Feb-10-09 02:51 PM   #16 
  - I wouldn't marry him, either  Warpy   Feb-10-09 02:51 PM   #17 
  - Edwards had the only plan with a chance of passing  Warpy   Feb-10-09 02:50 PM   #13 
  - Edwards is not a "good person."  liberalhistorian   Feb-10-09 02:56 PM   #24 
  - Guess I'll Be The One To Rain On This "I Hate Edwards Parade" But  ChiciB1   Feb-10-09 06:39 PM   #87 
  - Thanks Warpy. Your point is my point.  Cleita   Feb-10-09 02:57 PM   #29 
  - Tabloid stuff? How about asking those *good people* to ACT like good people  Donnachaidh   Feb-10-09 03:43 PM   #59 
  - Men are not built like angels  Warpy   Feb-10-09 03:54 PM   #62 
     - No one is asking them to act like Angels  Donnachaidh   Feb-10-09 07:41 PM   #93 
  - Thanks Warpy -  waiting for hope   Feb-10-09 04:12 PM   #69 
     - Hey There... I'm With You & Warpy! We May Be In the Minority, But I'm  ChiciB1   Feb-10-09 06:44 PM   #89 
        - Hey Chici!  waiting for hope   Feb-10-09 08:07 PM   #94 
           - Same Here... Still Crazy After All This Time...'EH??? Never Have Let Myself  ChiciB1   Feb-10-09 08:18 PM   #95 
              - No - not crazy but practical ...  waiting for hope   Feb-10-09 08:31 PM   #98 
                 - I Know, But There Are Times I Still Feel Like I'm Holding My Breath &  ChiciB1   Feb-11-09 01:40 AM   #106 
  - Maybe Dean doesn't want it  Gman   Feb-10-09 02:50 PM   #15 
  - I love Edwards!!!!!!!!! i love Dean!!!!!!! I am disgusted at the republicans being appointed to  robinlynne   Feb-10-09 02:55 PM   #19 
  - Count Me In With You Too!!!! n/t  ChiciB1   Feb-10-09 06:45 PM   #90 
  - Quite frankly if Rahm Emanuel can't put aside his ego, then Rahm should be fired!  cascadiance   Feb-10-09 02:55 PM   #21 
  - Quite frankly, why on earth do you think Rahm is making these decisions?  babylonsister   Feb-10-09 02:58 PM   #31 
  - Well if he's not, then I think we need better explanations from Obama himself...  cascadiance   Feb-10-09 03:03 PM   #39 
     - Excuse me, but that's ridiculous. So you think we deserve an  babylonsister   Feb-10-09 03:09 PM   #47 
        - Well, I think many of us have been patient so far and let many other choices we disagree with pass..  cascadiance   Feb-10-09 03:31 PM   #54 
        - Well, you'd be wrong because I was no more a Deaniac than this time  EFerrari   Feb-10-09 03:57 PM   #65 
  - +1....Mr. Napoleon Complex needs to go  FLAprogressive   Feb-10-09 02:58 PM   #32 
  - Do you really beleive that the President is allowing Emanuel to veto his cabinet picks?  Freddie Stubbs   Feb-10-09 02:57 PM   #30 
  - I'm not the person saying this. It's all over the internet if you've been  Cleita   Feb-10-09 03:01 PM   #37 
  - There are rumors all over the internet that Obama is a Muslim, but that doesn't make it true  Freddie Stubbs   Feb-10-09 03:27 PM   #53 
     - If you have something intelligent to challenge me on do so, but please  Cleita   Feb-10-09 03:34 PM   #56 
  - I'd rather be pissed at Emanuel than at Obama.  EFerrari   Feb-10-09 03:02 PM   #38 
  - Edwards actually has very little experience on health care and  karynnj   Feb-10-09 03:00 PM   #36 
  - Wrong, Edwards, actually Elizabeth spent a lot of time on DU researching this.  Cleita   Feb-10-09 03:06 PM   #44 
     - Edwards was a Senator at the same time as Daschle?????  karynnj   Feb-10-09 03:24 PM   #50 
     - Excuse me let me rephrase that. Edwards didn't just do research on DU. There  Cleita   Feb-10-09 03:33 PM   #55 
        - Certainly I have enough sense to know the Edwards did not  karynnj   Feb-10-09 05:18 PM   #80 
           - I'm not against Bradley at all, I just think Howard Dean first and John Edwards  Cleita   Feb-10-09 05:21 PM   #81 
     - LOL! I love DU, but I prefer real world experience and  ecstatic   Feb-11-09 01:57 AM   #109 
  - Why are DUers engaging in gossip? This is silly. nt  DevonRex   Feb-10-09 03:04 PM   #40 
  - This isn't just "gossip". It's trying to understand who's responsible for decisions...  cascadiance   Feb-10-09 03:06 PM   #43 
     - Talking about who doesn't like whom, like a bunch of high schoolers, IS gossip. nt  DevonRex   Feb-10-09 03:08 PM   #45 
        - I guess using that logic, we can't talk about Bush or others that "we don't like"  cascadiance   Feb-10-09 03:19 PM   #49 
        - It's not childish to try to figure out relational dynamics that may be  EFerrari   Feb-10-09 04:00 PM   #67 
  - I would take Elizabeth Edwards too.  jsamuel   Feb-10-09 03:04 PM   #42 
  - If only she were well enough. n/t  Cleita   Feb-10-09 03:13 PM   #48 
  - K & R  Dinger   Feb-10-09 03:26 PM   #52 
  - I would be pissed if Edwards were picked....but I guess I don't have to worry about it  rvablue   Feb-10-09 03:49 PM   #60 
  - I guess it doesn't count that he dropped out of the race before  Cleita   Feb-10-09 03:56 PM   #64 
     - No, because when he was having the affair he WAS a candidate...  rvablue   Feb-10-09 04:43 PM   #74 
     - He dropped out because he already had no chance in Hell  karynnj   Feb-10-09 05:40 PM   #83 
  - Works for me! Either will!  SammyWinstonJack   Feb-10-09 03:50 PM   #61 
  - This entire thread is bizarre.  Shakespeare   Feb-10-09 04:15 PM   #70 
  - Are you serious? You missed the part where Emanuel tried to get Dean fired  EFerrari   Feb-10-09 04:47 PM   #75 
  - Apparently that's what's going on. They have absolutely NO idea  DevonRex   Feb-10-09 04:50 PM   #76 
  - Read these two links from another thread by a DUer who happens to  Cleita   Feb-10-09 05:03 PM   #77 
  - Sorry, I'd have to know the specifics of how he "knows" Dean.  Shakespeare   Feb-10-09 05:11 PM   #78 
     - Just a thought. You could PM him and ask him.  Cleita   Feb-10-09 05:16 PM   #79 
     - The poster has been friends with Dean for years.  madfloridian   Feb-10-09 08:26 PM   #96 
     - Not Calling For Him To Be Fired... But MOST Of Us Know From What We've Seen  ChiciB1   Feb-11-09 01:53 AM   #107 
  - You're out of touch.  EFerrari   Feb-11-09 01:03 AM   #105 
  - Do a search on my user name and Rahm.  madfloridian   Feb-10-09 05:48 PM   #84 
     - I'm well aware of your posts, mf.  Shakespeare   Feb-11-09 11:28 AM   #110 
  - Edwards wouldn't take the position...  Irreverend IX   Feb-10-09 05:24 PM   #82 
  - And you have it on good authority that he shut those down because he  Cleita   Feb-10-09 05:54 PM   #85 
  - The Poverty Center is still up and running -  waiting for hope   Feb-10-09 08:38 PM   #99 
  - ...  Kahuna   Feb-10-09 06:16 PM   #86 
  - Howard Dean has done more for the democratic party than Rahm ever did.  RainDog   Feb-10-09 06:41 PM   #88 
  - To those who say Dean is not are his words.  madfloridian   Feb-10-09 07:10 PM   #91 
  - No-- Get rid of Rahm. Pure and simple. Mark my words--he will be more trouble than good.  Malikshah   Feb-10-09 08:51 PM   #100 
  - No  ecstatic   Feb-11-09 01:54 AM   #108 

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