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damntexdem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-25-10 02:53 PM
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13. Older folks vote.
Don't you lone pirates go dissing us old folks, you young whippersnapper!

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  -Why did the Medicare cut deferral receive a vote but unemployment benefit extensions did not? LonePirate  Jun-25-10 01:27 PM   #0 
  - Because unemployment is the objection  sandnsea   Jun-25-10 01:33 PM   #1 
  - Then why not push the unemployment items to a separate bill and vote on everything else?  LonePirate   Jun-25-10 01:38 PM   #2 
     - Yeah, Durbin is lazy, that's the answer  sandnsea   Jun-25-10 01:55 PM   #7 
        - That was not me. You have mistaken me for someone else in your rush to judgment.  LonePirate   Jun-25-10 02:16 PM   #10 
           - Of course not  sandnsea   Jun-25-10 02:41 PM   #12 
              - Please continue making false and baseless accusations and suppositions  LonePirate   Jun-25-10 03:23 PM   #14 
  - I think it is a bit more complicated.  county worker   Jun-25-10 01:38 PM   #3 
  - unemployed people, from the R perspective, are invariably liberal Dems  librechik   Jun-25-10 01:40 PM   #4 
  - Cuz the leadership would like to use this as an election year issue n/t  kirby   Jun-25-10 01:41 PM   #5 
  - The AMA has more power than the lobby for the unemployed  bluestateguy   Jun-25-10 01:41 PM   #6 
  - Politics  Oregone   Jun-25-10 01:56 PM   #8 
  - Medicare barely pays 50% and you and I pick up the rest  stray cat   Jun-25-10 02:13 PM   #9 
  - Huh. I didn't see a thing about 'health care workers' pay.' It's about doctor reimbursement.  laughingliberal   Jun-25-10 03:35 PM   #16 
  - Because doctors have more money than unemployed people.  Raineyb   Jun-25-10 02:27 PM   #11 
  - Older folks vote.  damntexdem   Jun-25-10 02:53 PM   #13 
  - Old people vote, and unemployed people often move & forget to re-register or  SoCalDem   Jun-25-10 03:27 PM   #15 
  - maybe after spending 8 hours a day on the phone begging for  lifesbeautifulmagic   Jun-25-10 08:51 PM   #17 
 

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