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MzNov Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Apr-28-09 01:00 PM
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26. Hi VenusRising !!

:hi: :hug:

We miss you at chez Truthseekers!

Great, I'm so glad that the Dems are going to take care of Mr. Single Bullet. Oh, I'm getting sooooo cynical in my old age. :-)

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  -Am I the Only One Who Thinks the Specter Switch Won't Mean Shit? Truth2Tell  Apr-28-09 12:27 PM   #0 
  - Cloture.  tekisui   Apr-28-09 12:27 PM   #1 
  - We still need every D to support cloture.  Truth2Tell   Apr-28-09 12:29 PM   #3 
  - Well, if he doesn't tow the Dem line, when needed,  tekisui   Apr-28-09 12:31 PM   #8 
     - Since when are Dems who don't toe the line left without cash?  Truth2Tell   Apr-28-09 12:34 PM   #14 
  - He could have been counted on for that anyway  marshall   Apr-28-09 01:54 PM   #40 
  - Uh -- he could vote for cloture as a Republican  nichomachus   Apr-28-09 03:13 PM   #51 
  - There's no certainty he would vote for cloture.  Political Heretic   Apr-28-09 03:19 PM   #53 
  - Of course, you are more than entitled to your views...  CaliforniaPeggy   Apr-28-09 12:28 PM   #2 
  - yeppers there...  skooooo   Apr-28-09 12:29 PM   #4 
  - Do you expect Specter to vote differently now  Truth2Tell   Apr-28-09 12:30 PM   #6 
     - You can't change the stripes on an elephant. nt  Last Stand   Apr-28-09 02:05 PM   #44 
     - Clinton Impeachment? Stimulus?  jberryhill   Apr-28-09 04:14 PM   #62 
  - I think he'll filibuster less than the other centrists  Enrique   Apr-28-09 12:30 PM   #5 
  - It can't hurt,  Tangerine LaBamba   Apr-28-09 12:30 PM   #7 
  - I don't think he is a bad man either.  Truth2Tell   Apr-28-09 12:34 PM   #12 
  - I'm from PA,  Tangerine LaBamba   Apr-28-09 01:00 PM   #27 
     - Now if he'd just admit his whole magic bullet story was a fabrication  dflprincess   Apr-28-09 02:16 PM   #46 
  - You are far from naive!  CaliforniaPeggy   Apr-28-09 12:34 PM   #13 
     - Well, thank you ...........  Tangerine LaBamba   Apr-28-09 01:03 PM   #30 
     - the hell he will  TorchTheWitch   Apr-28-09 10:25 PM   #69 
  - It's a big net gain for us.  backscatter712   Apr-28-09 12:31 PM   #9 
  - I'm with you  dflprincess   Apr-28-09 12:31 PM   #10 
  - So am I. Besides being "PR" for the tabloid addicts, I don't see any significant gain.  TahitiNut   Apr-28-09 02:02 PM   #42 
  - Technically, is he a purple dog?  MzNov   Apr-28-09 12:31 PM   #11 
  - Hi, MzNov!!  VenusRising   Apr-28-09 12:35 PM   #15 
     - Hi VenusRising !!  MzNov   Apr-28-09 01:00 PM   #26 
        - We just don't have anybody in the minors right now  Patiod   Apr-28-09 02:47 PM   #50 
           - I grew up in PA and actually worked in politics there  MzNov   Apr-28-09 03:42 PM   #59 
  - Yes. Yes you are.  gcomeau   Apr-28-09 12:36 PM   #16 
  - Specter!  breakroomlive   Apr-28-09 12:37 PM   #17 
  - One man's "meh" is another's "Woohoo!"  tridim   Apr-28-09 12:40 PM   #18 
  - He'll be a reliable vote on cloture. That's all I need. nt  Occam Bandage   Apr-28-09 12:41 PM   #19 
  - You and I ought to make a wager on that. A DU contribution?  TahitiNut   Apr-28-09 02:03 PM   #43 
  - No, there're two others.  BuyingThyme   Apr-28-09 12:42 PM   #20 
  - I think on some issues he will push us over the edge ...  LSK   Apr-28-09 12:44 PM   #21 
  - Who knows? Doesn't sound too..  stillcool   Apr-28-09 12:46 PM   #22 
  - better for him to remain republican, right?  ecstatic   Apr-28-09 12:49 PM   #23 
  - About the same level as Conyers enforcing his subpoenas...  Prisoner_Number_Six   Apr-28-09 12:52 PM   #24 
  - tis impolite to yawn without covering.  ChairmanAgnostic   Apr-28-09 12:53 PM   #25 
  - Anything that drives the rightwingers crazy  ohheckyeah   Apr-28-09 01:00 PM   #28 
  - OK, good point about the right wingers.  Truth2Tell   Apr-28-09 01:40 PM   #38 
     - Donna Brazille  ohheckyeah   Apr-28-09 04:17 PM   #64 
  - Better a progressive than a blue dog,  RaleighNCDUer   Apr-28-09 01:02 PM   #29 
  - Not at all...  laylah   Apr-28-09 01:05 PM   #31 
  - No, indeed. I KNOW it doesn't mean a damn thing!  Fire1   Apr-28-09 01:19 PM   #32 
  - Personally, I think that Specter has been more and more uncomfortable about  MiniMe   Apr-28-09 01:19 PM   #33 
  - I think that the most important result is that the republican party is becoming more marginalized...  Salviati   Apr-28-09 01:21 PM   #34 
  - No, you are not.  Marr   Apr-28-09 01:23 PM   #35 
  - It may very well be he will vote against us on many issues  Wednesdays   Apr-28-09 01:37 PM   #36 
  - Simply because Pennsylvania residents will have a better choice in the next election...  cascadiance   Apr-28-09 02:19 PM   #48 
  - But it's so much fun to watch the Repub melt-down.  Sequoia   Apr-28-09 01:38 PM   #37 
  - If nothing else, it might encourage other "traditional" Republicans to bolt.  pnorman   Apr-28-09 01:53 PM   #39 
  - I don't want Republicans to "bolt." I want them to lose. nt  Truth2Tell   Apr-28-09 01:56 PM   #41 
     - I'm with you on that.  pnorman   Apr-28-09 02:37 PM   #49 
        - Specter was once a co-sponsor of the EFCA.  pnorman   Apr-28-09 07:50 PM   #67 
  - How nice for Lincoln, Landrieu, and Ben Nelson to have some company! n/t  RufusTFirefly   Apr-28-09 02:14 PM   #45 
  - I think someone should challenge him to change his vote on Free Choice Act...  cascadiance   Apr-28-09 02:16 PM   #47 
  - Despite what he said today, I expect change by fall.  quiller4   Apr-28-09 03:35 PM   #56 
  - Perhaps he will emerge from the other side of a "thought process" on it...  jberryhill   Apr-28-09 04:17 PM   #63 
  - It could mean health care legislation would pass without going the reconciliation  mzmolly   Apr-28-09 03:17 PM   #52 
  - That would be a point in favor if it actually came to pass.  Truth2Tell   Apr-28-09 03:20 PM   #54 
  - It does make Fox news worth watching today  Generator   Apr-28-09 03:21 PM   #55 
  - are you kidding? on DU what is good news is really bad news to some.  WI_DEM   Apr-28-09 03:36 PM   #57 
  - anything that depletes the ranks of repulican'ts is alright by me  spanone   Apr-28-09 03:40 PM   #58 
  - Anything? What if they all became Dems?  Truth2Tell   Apr-28-09 03:51 PM   #61 
  - He's going to be more of a hinderance than a help.  EmeraldCityGrl   Apr-28-09 03:48 PM   #60 
  - Agreed. nt  Truth2Tell   Apr-28-09 06:19 PM   #65 
  - Momentum matters.  TimesSquareCowboy   Apr-28-09 06:32 PM   #66 
  - Is that like Joementum? nt  Truth2Tell   Apr-28-09 10:22 PM   #68 
  - No, you're not the only one.  Individualist   Apr-28-09 10:27 PM   #70 

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