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flyarm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-06-10 12:59 AM
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44. I support the liberal and progressive arm of the democratic party
Edited on Wed Jan-06-10 01:05 AM by flyarm
I have been an elected Democrat in my state..I have been a registered Democrat since I was 18 years old..39 years ..I support what real democrats have always stood for..and the values and principles I was weaned on..not this bullshit being sold as "new democrats"..that is nothing but a total corporate pile of shit!


I do not support corporatist's!

I do not support those who lie to us with a straight face to get their asses into office then turn like a dog with rabies!

I do not support propagandists.

I do not support those who sell out my nations people.

I do not support those who will fuck sick people..for the profit of a few corporate whores,..and tell us it is good for us!

I have lived in Canada and know what real national health care is...I can not and will not be bullshitted into believing a pile of shit is roses!

I have been a 38 year member of a union working to elect democrats my entire adult lifetime.

My husband was VP of one of the strongest unions in this nation for 11 years and was a founding member of his union.

I will post here my displeasure of being sold out..and I will confront those who post bullshit passing it off as fact, when they know nothing about what they are posting about , that is little more than talking points and they are clueless to real fucking facts!
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  -AFL-CIO: "Cadillac tax" on health care (which Obama says is a "good idea") will ERODE COVERAGE Bluebear  Jan-05-10 09:21 PM   #0 
  - Herbert knows it, I know it, you know it, and Obama knows it  laughingliberal   Jan-05-10 09:23 PM   #1 
  - Its meant to make health insurance companies cut what is covered  dkf   Jan-05-10 09:23 PM   #2 
  - What is wrong with being equal?  yodoobo   Jan-05-10 09:29 PM   #6 
  - It becomes equal by cutting good coverage.  dkf   Jan-05-10 09:45 PM   #13 
  - The unions have been making wage concessions for years to keep decent health insurance  dflprincess   Jan-05-10 09:52 PM   #17 
     - when will the Bush tax cuts for wealthy be repealed as promised?  amborin   Jan-05-10 10:22 PM   #24 
     - its great that unions have had coverage for years  yodoobo   Jan-06-10 12:37 AM   #40 
        - Union busting is NOT a principle of our party. eom  Hello_Kitty   Jan-06-10 12:46 AM   #42 
        - oh come on. No one is busting unions here  yodoobo   Jan-06-10 12:48 AM   #43 
           - Fomenting resentment of unions is what I'd call union busting.  Hello_Kitty   Jan-06-10 01:04 AM   #45 
              - Everyone is entitled to the same healthcare  yodoobo   Jan-06-10 01:42 AM   #53 
                 - Everyone is NOT getting the same health care under the Senate bill.  Hello_Kitty   Jan-06-10 02:14 AM   #55 
        - I don't belong to a union  dflprincess   Jan-06-10 12:35 PM   #74 
  - "Bigger piece of a smaller pie" theory. And a lot people here support that.  Egalitariat   Jan-06-10 08:00 PM   #79 
  - The evidence is piling up all around  rockymountaindem   Jan-05-10 09:26 PM   #3 
  - K & R Exactly right.  Better Believe It   Jan-05-10 09:26 PM   #4 
  - Obama is right on this  yodoobo   Jan-05-10 09:27 PM   #5 
  - You didn't read a word, eh?  Bluebear   Jan-05-10 09:30 PM   #7 
  - Apparently not. The "gold plated" Chevy plan.  Better Believe It   Jan-05-10 09:32 PM   #9 
  - And farther down accusing union workers of "whining about paying taxes"  Bluebear   Jan-05-10 09:50 PM   #16 
     - We pay a higher income tax rate than the Wall Street banksters  Better Believe It   Jan-05-10 10:21 PM   #22 
     - Still, Bush's tax cuts for the wealthy have *not* been repealed.  Bluebear   Jan-05-10 10:24 PM   #25 
     - Its not directed at anyone in particular  yodoobo   Jan-05-10 10:30 PM   #28 
        - Fine, you stand with Obama. I am standing with the American worker.  Bluebear   Jan-05-10 10:32 PM   #30 
        - And Obama stands with the America worker  yodoobo   Jan-05-10 10:36 PM   #32 
           - bullfuckingshit!..we have been compromised right out of health "CARE" REFORM!  flyarm   Jan-05-10 11:16 PM   #33 
           - If you don't support the Democratic party  yodoobo   Jan-06-10 12:32 AM   #38 
              - I support the liberal and progressive arm of the democratic party  flyarm   Jan-06-10 12:59 AM   #44 
              - Uh, I believe that poster  pecwae   Jan-06-10 03:22 AM   #60 
                 - :nodding:  Bluebear   Jan-06-10 12:46 PM   #75 
           - bullfuckingshit +1  Kansas Wyatt   Jan-06-10 09:14 AM   #67 
           - Sure he does  terrell9584   Jan-06-10 10:04 AM   #71 
              - And of course, it is also looking out for the Union members  truedelphi   Jan-06-10 07:43 PM   #77 
        - The problem is, its not "gold plated" health care. It's simply decent in a sea of insufficient care  Political Heretic   Jan-05-10 11:28 PM   #34 
           - it is over the heads of those sent here to post propaganda..they have no clue what  flyarm   Jan-06-10 12:01 AM   #36 
  - Willful ignorance?  BrklynLiberal   Jan-05-10 09:33 PM   #10 
  - Simple disagreement  yodoobo   Jan-05-10 09:39 PM   #12 
     - Whining, huh?  BamaGirl   Jan-06-10 02:36 AM   #58 
  - I read it, but I disagree  yodoobo   Jan-05-10 09:36 PM   #11 
     - "gold plated plans that are mostly the domain of the wealthy" - not true whatsover.  Bluebear   Jan-05-10 09:49 PM   #14 
        - Unions will maintain their negotiation power  yodoobo   Jan-05-10 10:33 PM   #31 
           - bull shit! eom  flyarm   Jan-06-10 01:06 AM   #46 
           - You need to educate yourself about what is happening, dude.  chimpymustgo   Jan-06-10 06:38 AM   #62 
  - Gold plated plans?  jmm   Jan-05-10 09:50 PM   #15 
  - And as health insurance costs continue to rise  dflprincess   Jan-05-10 09:55 PM   #18 
  - AThe House bill which taxes incomes over $500,000 is much more reasonable and "fair" if that is a  BrklynLiberal   Jan-05-10 09:59 PM   #19 
  - this tax on "cadillac" plans will hit less well-paid people each year--"bracket creep"  amborin   Jan-05-10 10:28 PM   #26 
  - it is obvious that you are too young to understand what people have given up for  flyarm   Jan-05-10 10:16 PM   #20 
  - SOLIDARITY  Bluebear   Jan-05-10 10:19 PM   #21 
  - I just want to know where they get these jokers to come here and post this propaganda and bullshit  flyarm   Jan-05-10 10:30 PM   #27 
  - workers fought hard for these benefits, as you said  amborin   Jan-05-10 10:31 PM   #29 
  - Solidarity  Political Heretic   Jan-05-10 11:29 PM   #35 
  - The Democrats' Authoritarian Health "Reform" Bill and the Ascendency of Corporatism in the Democrati  flyarm   Jan-06-10 12:31 AM   #37 
  - Ageism?  totodeinhere   Jan-06-10 01:34 AM   #51 
     - have you paid health insurance? mortgages ? taxes? have you seen your health insurance go up 500%  flyarm   Jan-06-10 01:51 AM   #54 
        - I know plenty of older right wing nut jobs.  totodeinhere   Jan-06-10 02:23 AM   # 
           - I am sorry to tell you this..but ...  flyarm   Jan-06-10 02:37 AM   #59 
              - I can't argue with anything you said there.  totodeinhere   Jan-06-10 08:11 AM   #63 
  - "domain of the wealthy" = BULLSHIT. They're union.  Hannah Bell   Jan-06-10 12:36 AM   #39 
     - Assuming your premise is true.  yodoobo   Jan-06-10 12:45 AM   #41 
        - Hellllooooo anybody in there??????? they fucking already kicked in.. by taking less in pay for good  flyarm   Jan-06-10 01:09 AM   #47 
        - Remember back when we were arguing over the AIG bonus tax?  Hello_Kitty   Jan-06-10 01:24 AM   #50 
           - I guess it is all part of that incredible chess game eh????? The one where the big boys always win..  flyarm   Jan-06-10 01:35 AM   #52 
           - Contracts already entered into won't be affected  muriel_volestrangler   Jan-06-10 09:11 AM   #66 
        - How can people be so willing to fuck the middle class  Hello_Kitty   Jan-06-10 01:14 AM   #48 
        - the senate bill will be taxing the middle class worker..they will be taxing those who gave up salary  flyarm   Jan-06-10 01:23 AM   #49 
        - If the admin wants to give everyone the same health plan, they're welcome to do it via  Hannah Bell   Jan-06-10 02:23 AM   #56 
        - Amen. nt  Bluebear   Jan-06-10 02:35 AM   #57 
        - Union shops LOSE work, because their contractor has to pay for health benefits...  Kansas Wyatt   Jan-06-10 09:31 AM   #68 
        - Speaking of premises  suffragette   Jan-06-10 09:45 AM   #70 
        - this "reform" is a privatized reform, where the quality of insurance/care varies by income. so don't  Hannah Bell   Jan-06-10 02:38 PM   #76 
  - Absolutely.  BrklynLiberal   Jan-05-10 09:31 PM   #8 
  - KNR  amborin   Jan-05-10 10:21 PM   #23 
  - my retired union-member father is certainly not 'wealthy'- but faces a $5,000 tax increase...  dysfunctional press   Jan-06-10 03:25 AM   #61 
  - Is that for single person insurance, or family insurance?  muriel_volestrangler   Jan-06-10 09:02 AM   #65 
     - that's the number he quoted from a letter he recieved from the union...  dysfunctional press   Jan-06-10 10:26 AM   #73 
  - beautiful, /swish  Fla_Democrat   Jan-06-10 08:23 AM   #64 
  - Oh those nasty unionses.  Jakes Progress   Jan-06-10 09:36 AM   #69 
  - K & R. . . . . He just thought he could play chess.  Faryn Balyncd   Jan-06-10 10:14 AM   #72 
  - This is truly unfair to union workers...  Imajika   Jan-06-10 07:57 PM   #78 
     - It is, thank you  Bluebear   Jan-07-10 04:22 PM   #80 
 

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