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Marr Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-24-10 10:29 PM
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10. They don't. Their owners do.
The same people who own the GOP have also purchased much of the Democratic Party.
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  -How is it that Republicans still run the country? Poiuyt  Jun-24-10 09:52 PM   #0 
  - gawd i am so tired fo those fukin republicans  Parche   Jun-24-10 09:54 PM   #1 
  - I'm so fucking tired of those wimps  pocoloco   Jun-24-10 10:20 PM   #8 
  - One word answer:  JeffersonChick   Jun-24-10 10:01 PM   #2 
  - Where was the fillibuster when Bush was in office?  Scuba   Jun-25-10 04:09 AM   #17 
  - Because Democratic leaders then and now are spineless!  Democat   Jun-25-10 05:33 AM   #18 
     - Pelosi and Reid aren't the problem. It's the Blue Dogs.  Scuba   Jun-25-10 05:46 AM   #21 
  - Actually, it's three words:  City Lights   Jun-25-10 07:55 AM   #25 
  - Money runs the country  Oregone   Jun-24-10 10:01 PM   #3 
  - DLCers are saboteur Republicans. (nt)  w4rma   Jun-24-10 10:01 PM   #4 
  - For one thing, the Senate filibuster rule. Get rid of that and we  ladjf   Jun-24-10 10:05 PM   #5 
  - the Senate makes its own rules  William Z. Foster   Jun-24-10 11:19 PM   #13 
  - There is nothing wrong with the filibuster if both parties used it!  Democat   Jun-25-10 05:34 AM   #19 
  - Answer: they don't.  Dr Morbius   Jun-24-10 10:09 PM   #6 
  - Because they are cruel and greedy....  PDJane   Jun-24-10 10:17 PM   #7 
  - Because it's not a priority to bust up their Party-line voting block  JHB   Jun-24-10 10:26 PM   #9 
  - They don't. Their owners do.  Marr   Jun-24-10 10:29 PM   #10 
  - I'd like to know the answer to this question as well.  AndyA   Jun-24-10 10:43 PM   #11 
  - exactly  William Z. Foster   Jun-24-10 11:22 PM   #14 
  - "Center-right"  Vampire Knight   Jun-25-10 12:43 AM   #16 
  - "Center-right" is a canard  Poiuyt   Jun-25-10 07:47 AM   #24 
     - Maybe.  Vampire Knight   Jun-25-10 10:47 AM   #28 
     - I remember the interview with Lincoln Chaffee  newspeak   Jun-25-10 10:56 AM   #29 
  - Republicans know the "art" of sticking together  SoCalDem   Jun-25-10 06:19 AM   #22 
  - They don't. The corporations and "moneyed interests" do.  metapunditedgy   Jun-24-10 10:56 PM   #12 
  - How can you bring a bill to the floor when with the  Bitwit1234   Jun-24-10 11:38 PM   #15 
  - They arent. Repubs vs. Demo's is an easy distinction but distracting and counter productive  rhett o rick   Jun-25-10 05:39 AM   #20 
  - They seem to have the ear of the President ....  gleaner   Jun-25-10 06:24 AM   #23 
  - Repubs control the media:.. Dems WERE "obstructionists," but SILENT on Repubs.  Festivito   Jun-25-10 10:43 AM   #26 
  - EXACTLY!!!!  newspeak   Jun-25-10 11:01 AM   #31 
  - They're just a better more genuine representative of the wealthy and powerful.  tranche   Jun-25-10 10:45 AM   #27 
  - Stop thinking it's just about Republicans.  Dappleganger   Jun-25-10 10:57 AM   #30 

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