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chill_wind Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-08-09 07:43 PM
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22. DK is a big deflection. The reality: Very tepid enthusiam for the bill.

Not what I would call widespread celebratory.
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  -This infighting over Kucinich is pretty absurd. FlyingSquirrel  Nov-08-09 06:49 PM   #0 
  - I don't buy your argument  WeDidIt   Nov-08-09 06:51 PM   #1 
  - Me either......  FarPoint   Nov-08-09 06:58 PM   #6 
  - You are in the dark  sellitman   Nov-08-09 07:12 PM   #10 
  - This statement:"If it had been down to his vote for final passage, he would certainly have voted yes  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-08-09 06:52 PM   #2 
  - No, actually I realize it's contentious  FlyingSquirrel   Nov-08-09 06:53 PM   #3 
     - Many of Kucinich's most ardent supporters and detractors will disagree for different reasons  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-08-09 06:54 PM   # 
  - I disagree  rollingrock   Nov-08-09 06:54 PM   #4 
  - No excuses it was a dumb move. If you want something  rwheeler31   Nov-08-09 06:54 PM   #5 
  - No, Dennis did the right thing. nt.  earth mom   Nov-08-09 07:00 PM   #7 
  - So the people who support the party dont belong on DU?  MadBadger   Nov-08-09 07:02 PM   #8 
  - Party over nation strikes again  beardown   Nov-08-09 07:33 PM   #17 
  - +1 n/t  Laelth   Nov-08-09 07:40 PM   #21 
  - someone who supports the policies of the party  GreenArrow   Nov-08-09 07:38 PM   #19 
  - Oh, and I know what you said before you deleted it.  MadBadger   Nov-08-09 07:02 PM   #9 
  - We need health care and we will never get it  rwheeler31   Nov-08-09 07:13 PM   #11 
     - With all the fake dems aka DINOs in the dem party these days there is no way we will come together.  earth mom   Nov-08-09 07:21 PM   #13 
        - I am sorry you are so disappointed, I still hope.  rwheeler31   Nov-08-09 07:28 PM   #14 
  - Dennis specifically said that he would not have changed his vote if it were the deciding vote.  BzaDem   Nov-08-09 07:16 PM   #12 
  - Kucinich is one of the most real progressives in the game  ixion   Nov-08-09 07:29 PM   #15 
  - The problem is that when it comes time to enforce caucus/party discipline  grantcart   Nov-08-09 07:32 PM   #16 
  - "giving permission to blue dogs to ignore the caucus"  GreenArrow   Nov-08-09 07:44 PM   #23 
     - And Democrats who come from safe districts and ignore big votes encourage them  grantcart   Nov-08-09 08:44 PM   #24 
        - And again, drumming up support for this bill  GreenArrow   Nov-08-09 09:10 PM   #29 
  - I am glad to see that DK voted against the bill.  Laelth   Nov-08-09 07:38 PM   #18 
  - Or since the party told him and the millions that would like some  mmonk   Nov-08-09 07:39 PM   #20 
  - DK is a big deflection. The reality: Very tepid enthusiam for the bill.  chill_wind   Nov-08-09 07:43 PM   #22 
  - I was told in another thread about DK that he has no major legislation to his credit,  elocs   Nov-08-09 08:49 PM   #25 
  - I will write him in in 2012  Mari333   Nov-08-09 08:51 PM   #26 
  - Thanks for making sense.  stevedeshazer   Nov-08-09 08:57 PM   #27 
  - this reminds me of the whole nader brouhaha  paulsby   Nov-08-09 09:01 PM   #28 

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