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WillyT Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-25-10 12:26 PM
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2. Because We Won't Get ANYTHING Of Value Done, Having To Get 60 Votes For Every Issue
No REAL Healthcare Reform

No REAL Financial Reform

No REAL Environmental/Energy Reform

I know it's a roll of the dice, but if we don't show the country our willingness to fight, AND WIN for them, then we're toast anyway.

:shrug:
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  -Time To Get Rid Of The Filibuster Now !!! WillyT  Jan-25-10 12:17 PM   #0 
  - That makes no sense? Why would you want to remove it if you think the republicans will gain control?  no limit   Jan-25-10 12:19 PM   #1 
  - Because We Won't Get ANYTHING Of Value Done, Having To Get 60 Votes For Every Issue  WillyT   Jan-25-10 12:26 PM   #2 
     - Look at what the republicans did with 50 some votes.  no limit   Jan-25-10 01:18 PM   #6 
     - It won't happen.  BonnieJW   Jan-25-10 02:14 PM   #11 
  - Like we really go anything done with sixty votes anyway.  MadHound   Jan-25-10 12:39 PM   #3 
  - What Makes You Think The Filibuster Will Remain Under A Republican Majority ???  WillyT   Jan-25-10 01:01 PM   #4 
     - Why do you think it didn't succeed?  no limit   Jan-25-10 01:19 PM   #7 
  - Right....  vicdoc   Jan-25-10 01:16 PM   #5 
  - the filibuster was the excuse not reason for Democrats inaction  yurbud   Jan-25-10 01:24 PM   #8 
  - Well Hell Then... What's The Use ???  WillyT   Jan-25-10 01:47 PM   #9 
  - I think you're right. Filibuster is going away SOON, either by our hand or the Repugs'  kenny blankenship   Jan-25-10 02:14 PM   #10 
 

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