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Taverner Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Feb-13-09 01:15 PM
Response to Reply #11
12. It makes sense - but does this happen with every bill?
Of course I am not a CSPAN addict - I should be though...
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  -I'm sorry, but the Stimulus Package is the most LIBERAL, PROGRESSIVE, KEYNSIAN BILL in decades Taverner  Feb-13-09 01:02 PM   #0 
  - Greg Palast said on AA that it has the whole Democratic Party platform in it  Thrill   Feb-13-09 01:05 PM   #1 
  - K & R  Tigermoose   Feb-13-09 01:06 PM   #2 
  - Don't be sorry - it's true! What an acheivement for Obama and Dems.  Avalux   Feb-13-09 01:07 PM   #3 
  - Honestly, DUers and liberals opposing this bill fall into three classes  Nicholas D Wolfwood   Feb-13-09 01:08 PM   #4 
  - Or #4 (which is actually a subset of #1)  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:09 PM   # 
  - Judge much? Some of us don't like some of the compromises  mmonk   Feb-13-09 01:16 PM   #14 
  - Personally I'm hoping for several Stim bills  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:19 PM   #18 
  - We definitely need one more for education.  mmonk   Feb-13-09 02:32 PM   #39 
  - that is the plan. Obama has said clearly that this is a first step. nt  Windy   Feb-13-09 01:33 PM   #30 
  - Some of us don't like *any* compromises.  Nicholas D Wolfwood   Feb-13-09 01:34 PM   #32 
  - It's a Purity issue - if one thing goes wrong they storm the St Petersburg Gates  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:38 PM   #34 
  - exactly  iamthebandfanman   Feb-13-09 03:06 PM   #42 
     - Yep.  mmonk   Feb-13-09 04:00 PM   #46 
  - The "glass half empty" folks....  The Doctor.   Feb-13-09 01:18 PM   #17 
  - Yeah yeah that's to be expected  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:21 PM   #19 
  - Some economists seem to believe it's not enough.  EFerrari   Feb-13-09 01:23 PM   #25 
  - Yes, but if Obama builds credibility with this one  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:25 PM   #26 
  - Who's to say this has to be the last run?  Nicholas D Wolfwood   Feb-13-09 01:33 PM   #31 
     - I don't know enough about when and how the money is to be used  EFerrari   Feb-13-09 01:35 PM   #33 
        - I am hoping some of it helps speed up the Bay Bridge Retrofit  Taverner   Feb-13-09 03:05 PM   #41 
           - I was sort of hoping the wetlands funds thing was true.  EFerrari   Feb-13-09 03:21 PM   #43 
  - Depends on your definition of "Progressive"  MercutioATC   Feb-13-09 03:49 PM   #45 
  - Meh. They were much more liberal in handing out $ to Wall Street  leftstreet   Feb-13-09 01:09 PM   #5 
  - Yes they were  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:10 PM   #6 
  - Yep. And I heard an economist on Amy' show today say very plainly  EFerrari   Feb-13-09 01:21 PM   #20 
     - One thing at a time....  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:22 PM   #24 
        - Don't you get it? If Obama had to 'fight' for this flaccid thing, what's next?  leftstreet   Feb-13-09 01:26 PM   #28 
        - I'm hoping it's done differently  Believing Is Art   Feb-13-09 01:41 PM   #35 
           - That would work too - I just think the main this is that this will not be the only bill  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:42 PM   #36 
  - when are they going to vote for this.  bdamomma   Feb-13-09 01:10 PM   #7 
  - Boehner is such a....BONER!!!  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:11 PM   #8 
  - House to vote very soon. Procedural vote underway now; final vote next -  Avalux   Feb-13-09 01:11 PM   #9 
     - Maybe you can explain this to me - Didn't they already vote on it?  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:12 PM   #10 
        - They voted before it went to conference w/Senate and changes were made.  Avalux   Feb-13-09 01:14 PM   #11 
           - It makes sense - but does this happen with every bill?  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:15 PM   #12 
              - I'm not either, lol.  Avalux   Feb-13-09 01:17 PM   #16 
              - If the bills are not identical, they have to, yes. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-13-09 01:22 PM   #22 
  - When did the tax cuts cut-off go up to $100,000 / 200,000?  jmg257   Feb-13-09 01:15 PM   #13 
  - Get it through and here's hoping.  Greyhound   Feb-13-09 01:16 PM   #15 
  - i literally teared up  barbtries   Feb-13-09 01:21 PM   #21 
  - And it's just passed in the House  malaise   Feb-13-09 01:22 PM   #23 
  - every fucking republican  barbtries   Feb-13-09 01:25 PM   #27 
     - They hate us for our freedom. Remember that.  Taverner   Feb-13-09 01:27 PM   #29 
  - It's FABULOUS!  donco6   Feb-13-09 01:57 PM   #37 
  - True, but it shows how far standards have dropped since the New Deal n/t  eridani   Feb-13-09 02:06 PM   #38 
  - Sad but true  Taverner   Feb-13-09 02:59 PM   #40 
     - T I agree with you  4 t 4   Feb-13-09 03:25 PM   #44 
  - The new New Deal has arrived!  Odin2005   Feb-13-09 04:11 PM   #47 
  - So I'm listening to the Senate Republicans whine about this.  Cleita   Feb-13-09 04:20 PM   #48 
  - Nothing to be "sorry" about.  Laelth   Feb-13-09 11:06 PM   #49 
  - K&R  Oilwellian   Feb-14-09 01:11 AM   #50 
  - Thank you for this info...nt  and-justice-for-all   Feb-14-09 01:36 AM   #51 
  - "I'm sorry?" (and for this you're sorry? why?)  orleans   Feb-14-09 01:44 AM   #52 
  - ...Believe in this guy , he will deliver  wroberts189   Feb-14-09 11:00 AM   #53 
  - Wall said. nt  Veritas_et_Aequitas   Feb-14-09 11:06 AM   #54 
 

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