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SoCalDem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-30-09 08:29 PM
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40. Most seniors I know, realize their own physical limitations
and would think twice about electing an ailing old man, especially for a SIX year term.
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  -DSCC wants Sestak out of the race against Specter. madfloridian  May-30-09 01:01 AM   #0 
  - FUCK the DSCC, DCCC  Hawkowl   May-30-09 01:13 AM   #1 
  - Count me in. I am tired of the Red Dogs. nt  tsuki   May-30-09 01:15 AM   #2 
  - We need an organization that will go after the Red Dogs. We can't count on the Democratic Party  rhett o rick   May-31-09 08:04 AM   #68 
  - Fuck the DSCC. If Sestak runs, I will scrape together everything I can to donate.  960   May-30-09 01:17 AM   #3 
  - I could be mistaken, but it's very possible that Sestak is pulling this stunt to get some  MADem   May-30-09 01:21 AM   #4 
  - How can a man win with the DSCC arrayed against him, and with just one little consonant from this?  smalll   May-30-09 01:26 AM   #5 
  - Rep. Sestak Can Win The Primary, Ma'am  The Magistrate   May-30-09 01:37 AM   #6 
  - That is not quite true. Specter out-polled Sestak by almost  quiller4   May-30-09 01:40 AM   #7 
     - Early Days, Ma'am....  The Magistrate   May-30-09 01:46 AM   #9 
     - Exactly. The polling was the result of name-recognition only.  Celtic Merlin   May-30-09 02:23 AM   #15 
     - 80+ yr old turncoat with THREE cancer recurrences vs  SoCalDem   May-30-09 02:41 AM   #19 
     - Lots of senior citizens in PA.  moondust   May-30-09 06:57 AM   #25 
        - It all depends on who shows up  AllentownJake   May-30-09 11:50 AM   #33 
        - Most seniors I know, realize their own physical limitations  SoCalDem   May-30-09 08:29 PM   #40 
        - I'm one of them.  Lugnut   May-31-09 12:16 AM   #59 
     - True, though that was a DSCC poll, but as a PAer I don't doubt Specter's far more popular with Dems  ShadowLiberal   May-30-09 07:16 AM   #27 
     - Rep Sestak has frequently been interviewed on TV in the past month.  PADemD   May-31-09 06:11 AM   #64 
     - "Registered voters"? Who gives a shit?  kristopher   May-30-09 11:06 PM   #55 
  - Why do the DSCC and the DCCC even exist anyway  Sebastian Doyle   May-30-09 01:41 AM   #8 
  - Incumbent Protection Racket.  Dr.Phool   May-31-09 10:31 AM   #70 
  - I intend to pull my wallet out the very first day Sestak accepts donations  JustinL   May-30-09 02:00 AM   #10 
  - Ditto. -eom  Justitia   May-30-09 02:22 AM   #14 
  - K&R  Senator   May-30-09 04:23 AM   #22 
  - me three.  girl gone mad   May-30-09 11:03 PM   #54 
  - Why is the DSCC opposed to letting people decide who best repersents them?  Kurska   May-30-09 02:04 AM   #11 
  - Because you have no choice  rcrush   May-30-09 09:53 AM   #30 
  - Some compare the Dem/Rep elites to the mafia...  The Bakery Wagon   May-30-09 02:20 AM   #12 
  - The Cegelis thing STILL chaps my ass, look how great that turned out - grrr!  Justitia   May-30-09 02:20 AM   #13 
  - Disconnect in progress.  Jakes Progress   May-30-09 02:24 AM   #16 
  - There is a parodox here. The party establishment wants voters to toe the line for a candidate who..  JVS   May-30-09 07:02 AM   #26 
  - This is really FUBAR.  Jakes Progress   May-30-09 09:15 AM   #28 
  - I think your frame of reference is off. It isn't "the party" it's the corporatists in the party.  rhett o rick   May-30-09 10:18 PM   #43 
  - You say the Democratic leaders are weak. I say they are strong, just not in a Democratic way.  rhett o rick   May-30-09 10:16 PM   #41 
  - I suspect something else is going on.  ColbertWatcher   May-30-09 02:29 AM   #17 
  - that's how a leadership starts to destroy a party. the more they oppose him the more  livefreest   May-30-09 02:38 AM   #18 
  - Exactly  AllentownJake   May-30-09 11:52 AM   #35 
     - I'd Suspect Rahm Emmanuel First  Demeter   May-30-09 10:26 PM   #48 
  - What the DSCC is doing to Sestak is just wrong. This is how you lose elections, not win them.  Selatius   May-30-09 02:46 AM   #20 
  - Yes...that is a good way to have a "demoralized base."  madfloridian   May-30-09 04:52 PM   #39 
  - Ed Rendell is a very large asshole. The people seem to want Sestak  old mark   May-30-09 03:00 AM   #21 
  - same old shit wrapped in a shiny new package  madrchsod   May-30-09 06:32 AM   #23 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-30-09 06:41 AM   #24 
  - Its probably accurate  AllentownJake   May-30-09 11:51 AM   #34 
  - I often quote her articles on some Democrats.  madfloridian   May-30-09 12:07 PM   #36 
  - My response would be to DSCC---- Bite Me.  liskddksil   May-30-09 09:50 AM   #29 
  - Even if Sestak loses, he'll help keep Specter honest (or at least a little less dishonest)  Jim Lane   May-30-09 11:44 AM   #31 
  - Went to Stesak's campaign office to volunteer yesterday  AllentownJake   May-30-09 11:48 AM   #32 
  - Further warning to Sestak from Rendell....says Joe should respect Arlen more.  madfloridian   May-30-09 01:13 PM   #37 
  - "One party with two right wings" - Gore Vidal n/t  Greyhound   May-30-09 01:17 PM   #38 
  - This is the  Libertas1776   May-30-09 10:18 PM   #42 
  - When CT wanted to dump Lieberman, didn't the DSCC give the Democratic voters  rhett o rick   May-30-09 10:21 PM   #44 
  - Covertly, yes they did. Lamont won the Dem primary...Lieberman got in sideways  madfloridian   May-30-09 10:36 PM   #50 
  - Maybe moveon or PDA will support Sestak. nm  rhett o rick   May-30-09 10:22 PM   #45 
  - Too Bad For the Kingmakers. That's Not How Democracy Works  Demeter   May-30-09 10:22 PM   #46 
  - Power corrupts absolutely  Necon-Be-Gone   May-30-09 10:26 PM   #47 
  - From afar I'm hoping Sestak mounts a primary challenge and then  saltpoint   May-30-09 10:29 PM   #49 
  - Not.One.Dime to the DINO's  depakid   May-30-09 10:48 PM   #51 
  - Go Sestak!!!  Faryn Balyncd   May-30-09 10:54 PM   #52 
  - I'm not from PA but...  kristopher   May-30-09 11:03 PM   #53 
  - Remind you of anything MadFloridian?  autorank   May-30-09 11:21 PM   #56 
  - Oh, yeh, it reminds me. They took special pains to get John Russell discredited.  madfloridian   May-30-09 11:53 PM   #58 
     - 8 progressives ran in the 2006 general for House seates, none were funded by FL or Nationa Demsl  autorank   May-31-09 03:03 AM   #62 
  - Fuck what DSCC wants to do  Time for change   May-30-09 11:42 PM   #57 
  - Sestak says he needs $10 million  Juche   May-31-09 12:34 AM   #60 
  - I'm not surprised this is happening but I do hope that it can be stopped.  Number23   May-31-09 12:44 AM   #61 
  - Gov. Rendell supported Hillary Clinton over Barack Obama in  PADemD   May-31-09 06:00 AM   #63 
  - What is with the beef against primaries? Democrats AND Republicans are falling for it...  camera obscura   May-31-09 06:55 AM   #65 
  - The bottom line is Specter is not entitled to the Senate seat.  Vinca   May-31-09 06:57 AM   #66 
  - They say organizations such as the DSCC and DCCC are to insure  mmonk   May-31-09 07:06 AM   #67 
  - Go Sestak!  invictus   May-31-09 09:39 AM   #69 
  - DSCC  spag68   May-31-09 10:52 PM   #71 
  - Kick  Richard Steele   May-31-09 11:34 PM   #72 
  - no offense, but waddaya expect from a party that proclaims itself the party  nosmokes   Jun-01-09 07:04 PM   #73 

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