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rockymountaindem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-26-10 12:01 AM
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2. Let's take Bernstein at his word for a minute
Obama says he's going to freeze discretionary spending, but structures things in such a way that he really doesn't freeze anything, but just says he does in order to try and score points. What's the worst that could happen?
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  -Joan Walsh: Obama is "Dead wrong, or deeply cynical" - spending freeze now is "felony stupid" highplainsdem  Jan-25-10 11:58 PM   #0 
  - She's right  bridgit   Jan-26-10 12:00 AM   #1 
  - Let's take Bernstein at his word for a minute  rockymountaindem   Jan-26-10 12:01 AM   #2 
  - then why even do it?  ibegurpard   Jan-26-10 12:02 AM   #4 
     - Maybe we fool the enemies without incurring any real damage to programs that matter?  rockymountaindem   Jan-26-10 12:05 AM   #5 
  - Later on, way down the road, we'll find out that the Brown thing took  The_Casual_Observer   Jan-26-10 12:01 AM   #3 
  - Joe Wilson is doing vocal warmups right now.  Bolo Boffin   Jan-26-10 12:05 AM   #6 
  - What?  Change has come   Jan-26-10 02:28 AM   #11 
     - There are too many ways to make this look bad for Obama.  Bolo Boffin   Jan-26-10 03:21 PM   #13 
  - This Fed Chief Brought to You by Enron  flyarm   Jan-26-10 12:14 AM   #7 
  - Perhaps they made him an offer he could not refuse.  Ozymanithrax   Jan-26-10 01:52 AM   #8 
  - he has been dead wrong as far as the Real People in the USA ever since  truedelphi   Jan-26-10 02:04 AM   #9 
  - "the freeze" = = "change you can believe in"  amborin   Jan-26-10 02:10 AM   #10 
  - Agree -- !!  defendandprotect   Jan-26-10 02:50 AM   #12 

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