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Kurt_and_Hunter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-16-10 10:23 AM
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7. True, but that has to be part of the calculation
Nancy Pelosi got a lot of stuff through the House that will never be passed in the Senate (or even considered in some cases).

If we know the Senate will block any liberal legislation the House produces then the value of having the House is reduced.
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  -At this point would having the House be better? Flip a Coin Kurt_and_Hunter  Nov-16-10 10:07 AM   #0 
  - Obama has made good SCOTUS appointments, IMO. Presidency is indeed important. nt  thereismore   Nov-16-10 10:14 AM   #1 
  - Agreed. He frustrates me but the judiciary is always vital.  Kurt_and_Hunter   Nov-16-10 10:15 AM   #3 
  - In the short term it's a disaster because they'll insist on doing the wrong things  Warpy   Nov-16-10 10:15 AM   #2 
  - Exactly. Their asses are hanging out for all the world to see.  DCKit   Nov-16-10 10:23 AM   #8 
  - There are disadvantages, but if the GOP doesn't fix everything in 2 years - well....  HopeHoops   Nov-16-10 10:16 AM   #4 
  - I disagree with this assesment. Our problem is not the House but rather the Senate....  groundloop   Nov-16-10 10:18 AM   #5 
  - True, but that has to be part of the calculation  Kurt_and_Hunter   Nov-16-10 10:23 AM   #7 
  - Good analysis.  Lasher   Nov-16-10 10:21 AM   #6 
  - I think  sweetapogee   Nov-16-10 11:09 AM   #9 
     - I do not think they will get the blame...  Kurt_and_Hunter   Nov-16-10 04:31 PM   #10 
        - right  sweetapogee   Nov-17-10 01:47 PM   #11 
 

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