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70. Has anyone heard Grayson? Just got on so have missed a lot
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  -***** Official LIVE BLOG Senate = Tax Cuts Debate ***** L. Coyote  Dec-10-10 11:41 AM   #0 
  - REC if you like the LIVE BLOG idea and format, and having one thread instead of many.  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 11:42 AM   #1 
  - Reply here if you want this thread on top and you would like LIVE BLOGs to be unified  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 11:47 AM   #4 
  - It's good to have them all in one place and follow the action...  CTyankee   Dec-10-10 12:44 PM   #36 
  - I love the live threads - it's like we're all watching together. Well, I guess we  gateley   Dec-10-10 12:48 PM   #39 
  - This custom needs to be revived on DU.  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 06:10 PM   #286 
  - L Coyote  molly77   Dec-10-10 03:06 PM   #160 
  - Go Bernie!  Dinger   Dec-10-10 11:46 AM   #2 
  - Here's what Sanders has to say about what he's doing: "You can call what I am doing today  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:34 PM   #77 
  - Thanks coyote and Thank you Senator Sanders.  rurallib   Dec-10-10 11:47 AM   #3 
  - The answer is here, and so are most of those watching:  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 11:51 AM   #5 
  - "Who is winning and who is losing in the economy"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 11:56 AM   #6 
  - i wish everyone could hear what he's saying  shireen   Dec-10-10 11:56 AM   #7 
  - At same time, I'm thinking, "Every American should be hearing this"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 11:57 AM   #8 
  - This is epic  molly77   Dec-10-10 04:44 PM   #234 
     - i'm worried that people won't believe him  shireen   Dec-10-10 06:42 PM   #288 
  - "Twenty five percent of children dependent on food stamps"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 11:58 AM   #9 
  - Bernie is doing what should have been done a long time ago.  rurallib   Dec-10-10 11:59 AM   #10 
  - Hedge fund managers made 25 billion last year  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:05 PM   #11 
  - Bank of America got a refund check last year from IRS  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:06 PM   #12 
  - wow! Landrieu is speaking  shireen   Dec-10-10 12:11 PM   #13 
  - Sen. Mary Landrieu "What about the pressures of the middle class"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:13 PM   #14 
  - "This recession may never end" if the rich have all the money = HELLO  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:15 PM   #17 
  - +1  shireen   Dec-10-10 12:22 PM   #20 
  - 84% households in LA make less than 75K  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:17 PM   #18 
  - Wow!!! nt  valerief   Dec-10-10 01:19 PM   #59 
  - "I'd like at least ONE Republican to give a compassionate argument"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:24 PM   #22 
     - I think a poodle could give a compassionate argument before a Republican could or would. nt  valerief   Dec-10-10 01:19 PM   #61 
  - Rec  malaise   Dec-10-10 12:14 PM   #15 
  - Whoa! Landrieu! I fell off my chair.  golddigger   Dec-10-10 12:15 PM   #16 
  - Ryan: Tax deal no stimulus package  Roland99   Dec-10-10 12:19 PM   #19 
  - If *Landrieu* is on the horn, they must have a lot of people lined up behind this n/t  AlabamaLibrul   Dec-10-10 12:23 PM   #21 
  - Very true, she's a coward and would certainly need lots of 'cover'.  Poboy   Dec-10-10 12:25 PM   #25 
  - 3 hours now.  Graybeard   Dec-10-10 12:24 PM   #23 
  - Woooo Hoooo, keep it going until they arrest Bush for creating the Great Recession  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:28 PM   #28 
  - Landrieu "WHO" put tax cut for millionaires in the package  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:25 PM   #24 
  - sounds like Landau is going to vote for the obama/mcconnell deal  sasha031   Dec-10-10 12:26 PM   #26 
  - Landrieu, the queen of offshore drilling, bemoans moral recklessness  tishaLA   Dec-10-10 12:28 PM   #27 
  - But let's ignore the moral recklessness  t0dd   Dec-10-10 12:53 PM   #43 
  - 128 BILLION surplus under Clinton, "surpluses as far as the eye can see"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:30 PM   #29 
  - so many progressive things could of been done with that money  sasha031   Dec-10-10 12:32 PM   #30 
  - $1.294 TRILLION deficit this year, no surplus in sight  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:34 PM   #31 
  - I just started another one, sorry  disillusioned73   Dec-10-10 12:36 PM   #32 
  - I gave it a REC, for great sentiments.  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:39 PM   #34 
     - Thanks..  disillusioned73   Dec-10-10 12:44 PM   #37 
  - "599 people in West Virginia make over a million dollars"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:38 PM   #33 
  - Don't you find it absolutely astounding that this data is news to Landrieu?  Skidmore   Dec-10-10 12:56 PM   #45 
  - Caucasian median net worth 70K, Hispanic 8K, African-American 5K  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:41 PM   #35 
  - kickaroo  DFab420   Dec-10-10 12:45 PM   #38 
  - This will be lasting 30 hours? Is that what Landrieu just meant? Where the  gateley   Dec-10-10 12:50 PM   #40 
  - That is the scheduled debate time when the bill comes to the floor. Tghis is a colloquy  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:52 PM   #42 
     - Thanks - I can't keep up with all the rules and regs. :-) nt  gateley   Dec-10-10 12:58 PM   #48 
  - Senator Sanders has control of the floor. VIEW @ C-SPAN2  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:50 PM   #41 
  - This is nearly a TRILLION dollar package  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:56 PM   #44 
  - This back & forward between Landreau and Sanders........  Trey9007   Dec-10-10 12:57 PM   #46 
  - +1,000  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:19 PM   #60 
  - good point. nt  shireen   Dec-10-10 01:37 PM   #83 
  - Exactly!  Supersedeas   Dec-10-10 01:38 PM   #87 
  - SANDERS: Top 400 families during Bush had incomes double, with taxes cut in half.  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 12:58 PM   #47 
  - I wish the Senate had to all sit there and listen to this. It might really give them  gateley   Dec-10-10 01:03 PM   #49 
  - GET DOWN THERE, DEM SENATORS!!!! HELP BERNIE OUT, YOU SPINELESS GOBS  wordpix   Dec-10-10 02:50 PM   #139 
  - Sanders: "During the Bush years alone, we went from 19M to 11M" manufacturing jobs  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:04 PM   #50 
  - Someone give that man a glass of water!!! eom  JuniperLea   Dec-10-10 01:05 PM   #51 
  - or cough drops.  Graybeard   Dec-10-10 01:10 PM   #54 
  - Oh! I've missed these threads!!  Viva_La_Revolution   Dec-10-10 01:05 PM   #52 
  - Viva_La_Revolution again  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:15 PM   #56 
  - I Trust Bernie Sanders  otohara   Dec-10-10 01:07 PM   #53 
  - He is speaking for the working man....one of few who do.  dixiegrrrrl   Dec-10-10 01:11 PM   #55 
  - That's for sure. nt  valerief   Dec-10-10 01:17 PM   #57 
  - Sanders: "During the Bush years 3.2 million workers lost their pensions"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:17 PM   #58 
  - 3.5 million jobs lost during Bush last six months  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:20 PM   #62 
  - Kick this thread  florida08   Dec-10-10 01:22 PM   #63 
  - Bush years: "Losing 600,000 private sector jobs in NOT good"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:24 PM   #64 
  - 8 million slipped out of the middle class  florida08   Dec-10-10 01:24 PM   #65 
  - Astounding. n/t  Horse with no Name   Dec-10-10 01:25 PM   #67 
  - Stark fact  Horse with no Name   Dec-10-10 01:25 PM   #66 
  - "Greed is a disease." He's spot on. Say it, Bernie! nt  valerief   Dec-10-10 01:36 PM   #81 
  - I wonder if the MSM will mention this. Nah, they'll talk up Palin's book instead.  valerief   Dec-10-10 01:26 PM   #68 
  - "The Filibuster Is In Its 4th Hour And It's A Catastrophe For Obama" The Business Insider  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:29 PM   #69 
  - Well, he's lambasting the Bush tax cuts, which will soon be known as the Obama tax cuts  AlabamaLibrul   Dec-10-10 01:32 PM   #73 
  - got that right  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:10 PM   #163 
  - The MSM will never cover this.....  Trey9007   Dec-10-10 02:14 PM   #116 
  - NPR: Happening Now: Sen. Sanders' Filibuster Of The Tax Deal  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:30 PM   #71 
  - MSM. Does this count? (blog at abcnews.com)  Ghost Dog   Dec-10-10 02:22 PM   #121 
  - hey "reality" is watching Sarah plain & stupid load her rifle to shoot an endangered caribou  wordpix   Dec-10-10 02:52 PM   #140 
  - Has anyone heard Grayson? Just got on so have missed a lot  florida08   Dec-10-10 01:30 PM   #70 
  - Grayson's a Representative, not a Senator n/t  AlabamaLibrul   Dec-10-10 01:31 PM   #72 
     - of course..mind went south..thanks  florida08   Dec-10-10 01:33 PM   #75 
     - You're wrong. Grayson's a WONDERFUL Representative, not just a Representative.  valerief   Dec-10-10 01:37 PM   #86 
        - Indeed he is, well played  AlabamaLibrul   Dec-10-10 01:38 PM   #88 
  - Top one-tenth of one percent took in 11% of all income in America  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:33 PM   #74 
  - 4 hours.  Graybeard   Dec-10-10 01:34 PM   #76 
  - I don't think he's even taken a break  sasha031   Dec-10-10 01:36 PM   #79 
     - Landrieu and Sherrod gave him breaks so far.  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:08 PM   #112 
  - these crybabies ...  shireen   Dec-10-10 01:35 PM   #78 
  - live feed also on senate.gov page...I'll be damned.  dixiegrrrrl   Dec-10-10 01:36 PM   #80 
  - Thank you... I get that much better than C-Span.  bobbolink   Dec-10-10 01:46 PM   #98 
  - Sanders: "For these people who have hundreds of millions of dollars" maybe they will say  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:36 PM   #82 
  - My Senator Cantwell has not made a statement. That pisses me off. Still can't  gateley   Dec-10-10 01:37 PM   #84 
  - how do you cry for a tax break when 25% of children are on food stamps  sasha031   Dec-10-10 01:37 PM   #85 
  - They. Don't. Care. Do you care when someone steps on a caterpillar?  valerief   Dec-10-10 01:38 PM   #91 
  - Sanders' page with link to retweet the filibuster, and/or watch live.  Waiting For Everyman   Dec-10-10 01:38 PM   #89 
  - Bush inherited 5.6 trillion projected surplus, then Bush started War in Iraq = $ 3 trillion debt  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:38 PM   #90 
  - Giving tax breaks to the rich creates zero jobs nt  TomClash   Dec-10-10 01:42 PM   #92 
  - Obama said that this morning on NPR  sasha031   Dec-10-10 01:53 PM   #101 
  - "Corporations are sitting on a huge bundle of money"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 01:42 PM   #93 
  - heading for 3rd world America  florida08   Dec-10-10 01:42 PM   #94 
  - Nothing to add ........... k&r  Angry Dragon   Dec-10-10 01:43 PM   #95 
  - k&r  spanone   Dec-10-10 01:43 PM   #96 
  - From time to time, I've been flipping to CNN and MSNBC to see if they're covering this.  Bozita   Dec-10-10 01:45 PM   #97 
  - yes you would..this is historic  florida08   Dec-10-10 01:47 PM   #100 
  - amazing but yet again, it's not  sasha031   Dec-10-10 01:54 PM   #102 
  - School busses also add to traffic jams and more greenhouse gasses.  valerief   Dec-10-10 01:46 PM   #99 
  - Kick  DoBotherMe   Dec-10-10 01:55 PM   #103 
  - kr. is this still going on?  Hannah Bell   Dec-10-10 01:56 PM   #104 
  - "We're 25th! We're 25th!"  valerief   Dec-10-10 01:57 PM   #105 
  - "If we are not going to become a 3rd world country, we have to begin investing in our infrastructure  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:00 PM   #106 
  - no duh  wordpix   Dec-10-10 02:49 PM   #136 
  - K&R nt  Celtic Raven   Dec-10-10 02:00 PM   #107 
  - Yeah, the uneducated kids end up in prison, but the wealthy make $$$$$$ off those prisons.  valerief   Dec-10-10 02:03 PM   #108 
  - Would you vote for Senator Reid's Tax cut bill  florida08   Dec-10-10 02:04 PM   #109 
  - Another stimulus bill???? If ONLY it was stimulating. nt  valerief   Dec-10-10 02:09 PM   #113 
  - "75% of youth who apply to military are ineligible to serve"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:06 PM   #110 
  - And 30% of kids drop out of high school. He asks, "Where do they go?  valerief   Dec-10-10 02:07 PM   #111 
  - take it from me, I work with public schools, a lot of them can barely read/write  wordpix   Dec-10-10 04:07 PM   #219 
  - The Filibuster: Saying he was prepared to speak "as long as possible" against a tax deal  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:11 PM   #114 
  - this man is a true hero, he hasn't even taken a break  sasha031   Dec-10-10 02:21 PM   #120 
     - Release: Sanders Statement on Tax Cut Deal December 7, 2010 WASHINGTON, Dec. 7 Sen. Bernie Sande  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:24 PM   #122 
        - BERNIE FOR PRESIDENT! Obama, do you think you're getting donations from 'just folks' for  wordpix   Dec-10-10 02:54 PM   #141 
  - Rupert Murdoc 1.3 million tax break, Diamond 1.1M (JPM-Chase),  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:13 PM   #115 
  - Not one Republican vote to give soldiers $250 cost-of-living raise.  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:14 PM   #117 
  - "Bush-era nonsense" = trickle down economics  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:18 PM   #118 
  - "Horrendous proposal regarding the estate tax"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:20 PM   #119 
  - I wonder if Ron Paul is for the inheritance tax. Based on the "earned" criterion, he should be.  thereismore   Dec-10-10 02:34 PM   #129 
  - "32.7 billion dollar tax break" for the Walton family (Wal-Mart)  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:26 PM   #123 
  - OMG - Obama, you'd better speak up---you've sunk your presidency  wordpix   Dec-10-10 02:55 PM   #144 
  - Hope there's a Red Bull delivery soon. nt  gateley   Dec-10-10 02:27 PM   #124 
  - now bernie's getting to the social security issue....  spanone   Dec-10-10 02:27 PM   #125 
  - riveting. love watching C-SPAN. K&R  NuttyFluffers   Dec-10-10 02:30 PM   #126 
  - he's speaking so that we'd all watch & because he'll lose the vote for cloture.  crikkett   Dec-10-10 02:56 PM   #146 
  - Which Senators Ask/Demanded  fredamae   Dec-10-10 02:31 PM   #127 
  - Make NO mistake. These cuts are PERMANENT!  bvar22   Dec-10-10 02:31 PM   #128 
  - I doubt this nation's permanency with these types of tax cuts  southmost   Dec-10-10 02:38 PM   #131 
  - the main reason the rich want the money  southmost   Dec-10-10 02:35 PM   # 
  - K&R  suffragette   Dec-10-10 02:35 PM   #130 
  - yes yes yes  florida08   Dec-10-10 02:46 PM   #132 
  - Awesome!  Horse with no Name   Dec-10-10 02:47 PM   #133 
  - "What kind of honest conservative can vote to raise the national debt?"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:47 PM   #134 
  - lol  florida08   Dec-10-10 02:49 PM   #135 
  - +1  valerief   Dec-10-10 02:49 PM   #137 
  - GO!!!! "Honest conservative?????" LOL NO. SUCH. THING  wordpix   Dec-10-10 02:57 PM   #147 
     - Got that right!!!! nt  valerief   Dec-10-10 03:01 PM   #153 
  - Bernie Sanders is a true American hero.  Tatiana   Dec-10-10 02:50 PM   #138 
  - Ditto  malaise   Dec-10-10 02:54 PM   #142 
  - +666 trillion  valerief   Dec-10-10 03:00 PM   #151 
  - exactly right  florida08   Dec-10-10 02:55 PM   #143 
  - This dear man brings tears to my eyes.  EmeraldCityGrl   Dec-10-10 02:56 PM   #145 
  - ditto  florida08   Dec-10-10 03:00 PM   #150 
  - Bernie Sanders Reads 'Third World America' During Senate Speech, Huffington Post - 21 minutes ago  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:57 PM   #148 
  - Ten to one, he'll not mention Palin's book even once. nt  valerief   Dec-10-10 03:01 PM   #152 
     - My first laugh since this speech began  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 03:06 PM   #161 
  - SLATE: Bernie Sanders Reads Slate. You Should, Too.  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 02:58 PM   #149 
  - PolitiFact: Sanders telling the truth on vast income inequality ‎ dKos - Joan McCarter - VIDEO...  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 03:02 PM   #154 
  - DEMOCRATIC SENATORS! GET TO THE CAPITOL IMMEDIATELY & HELP BERNIE OUT  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:02 PM   #155 
  - "Literally very hard to find a product not manufactured in China"---my shoppping experience, too  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:04 PM   #156 
  - 17 million manufacturing jobs down to 8 million under Boosh  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:05 PM   #157 
  - Calling my senators now to ask them to help Bernie out!  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:06 PM   #159 
     - same here. Patty Murray, Marie Cantwell where are you ?  EmeraldCityGrl   Dec-10-10 03:11 PM   #164 
        - LIEberman, Dodd, where are YOU? Dodd's in CT. WTF? Get on a plane, Chris  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:13 PM   #169 
  - DU Video: Bernie Sanders FILIBUSTER: Economy's Winners and Losers  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 03:05 PM   #158 
  - another great example  florida08   Dec-10-10 03:07 PM   #162 
  - "CHINA, CHINA, CHINA, CHINA!" Until GE and the others want a bailout.  valerief   Dec-10-10 03:12 PM   #165 
  - +100  Hannah Bell   Dec-10-10 03:40 PM   #199 
  - Just owned GE - "Didn't see GE going to China when it needed billions in bailout money" nt  Krakowiak   Dec-10-10 03:12 PM   #166 
  - quoting Jack Welch & Immelt "We have every plant we own on a barge"-i.e. move to where it's cheapest  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:12 PM   #167 
  - Tearing a strip off GE!  JBoy   Dec-10-10 03:12 PM   #168 
  - Bernie is touring the Rogue's Gallery of outsourcers!  JBoy   Dec-10-10 03:13 PM   #170 
  - on to US Chamber of Commerce - "funnel for money into campaigns---undisclosed"  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:15 PM   #171 
  - "urged American companies to send jobs overseas"---pres & CEO of CoC  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:17 PM   #175 
  - Those who can, will you send an e-mail of thanks to Bernie?  dixiegrrrrl   Dec-10-10 03:15 PM   #172 
  - Could only get through on his Burlington line. They were wonderful.  EmeraldCityGrl   Dec-10-10 03:18 PM   #178 
  - Call Senators and ask them to relieve Bernie & keep filibuster going!  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:18 PM   #179 
  - were you able to get thru on the number  florida08   Dec-10-10 03:22 PM   #181 
  - I called his Vermont office  dana_b   Dec-10-10 06:09 PM   #285 
     - thanks for the response  florida08   Dec-11-10 08:53 AM   #294 
  - How long can he talk?  DemReadingDU   Dec-10-10 03:16 PM   #173 
  - With such incredible vigor and clarity?  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 03:17 PM   #176 
  - he needs a relief pitcher----where are our DEMOCRATIC SENATORS?  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:18 PM   #177 
     - good question  sasha031   Dec-10-10 03:22 PM   #182 
  - FACEBOOK: I Support Bernie Sanders' Filibuster of the Tax Cuts for the Rich  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 03:16 PM   #174 
  - Thanks. I went there and liked it.  Bryn   Dec-10-10 03:44 PM   #202 
  - kicking to the top. Go Bernie!! Hi L. Coyote, long time no see :)  jannyk   Dec-10-10 03:18 PM   #180 
  - This event brought me "home" to the den again.  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 03:59 PM   #211 
  - people asking on Twitter  florida08   Dec-10-10 03:25 PM   #183 
  - to hell with the media ignoring him---how about Dem senators who swore against tax cuts for rich?  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:30 PM   #186 
     - yeah..where are they?..I doubt they're even in the chamber  florida08   Dec-10-10 03:33 PM   #189 
        - mine, Dodd, is in CT and LIEberman's not answering the phone at 4:20 pm  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:37 PM   #194 
           - It's Friday, time to go home and par-tay if you're a senator - gotta keep the $$$ coming in  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:37 PM   #196 
  - Pathetic. Obama passes the ball to Clinton....heads off to XMAS Party.  NorthCarolina   Dec-10-10 03:27 PM   #184 
  - yeah ..the man who gave us NAFTA  florida08   Dec-10-10 03:37 PM   #195 
  - a business model based on fraud  DemReadingDU   Dec-10-10 03:29 PM   # 
  - "Wall Street based on a model of fraud"---talking about mergers, wealth, power, lawyers & Congress  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:29 PM   #185 
  - Wells Fargo, BoA, JP Morgan Chase, 3/4 of largest banks now larger than ever after bailouts  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:32 PM   #187 
     - largest 4 banks own 63% of GDP  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:35 PM   #193 
  - WA POST Poll: Bernie Sanders: Waste of time or proving a point?  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 03:32 PM   #188 
  - Current results  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 03:33 PM   #190 
     - yay!..those are good numbers  florida08   Dec-10-10 03:34 PM   #191 
  - "Four financial institutions have assets greater than 52% of our economic output"  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 03:35 PM   #192 
  - That explains SO much, doesn't it?  dixiegrrrrl   Dec-10-10 03:39 PM   #198 
  - EVERYTHING being said!  FredStembottom   Dec-10-10 03:39 PM   #197 
  - that day is going to come again when these financial institutions come to ask for more bailouts  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:40 PM   #200 
  - I can haz Bernie as my senator please?  tomm2thumbs   Dec-10-10 03:42 PM   #201 
  - He IS our senator. Every senator's vote affect us ALL. Coburn is a senator of us all.  valerief   Dec-10-10 03:59 PM   #210 
     - good point - glad the smart one is on our side of the battle...  tomm2thumbs   Dec-10-10 04:08 PM   #221 
        - Sad there's not many smart ones doing the right thing. nt  valerief   Dec-10-10 04:19 PM   #227 
  - "Wall St. sends its lobbyists down here in droves"  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:45 PM   #203 
  - Oh, he's talking about those commies in the UK  sasha031   Dec-10-10 03:47 PM   #204 
  - Greenspan did a lot of damage but at least he admitted he was wrong  wordpix   Dec-10-10 03:48 PM   #205 
  - Fat good that does us. nt  valerief   Dec-10-10 03:57 PM   #208 
  - I stand amazed. I had lost all hope of these comments being made in public at all much less  pgodbold   Dec-10-10 03:50 PM   #206 
  - Wall St. as casino  wordpix   Dec-10-10 04:03 PM   #213 
  - Wall Street gangsters  sasha031   Dec-10-10 03:55 PM   #207 
  - +666 trillion!!!!  valerief   Dec-10-10 03:58 PM   #209 
  - "Credit Unions have done fine for over 30 years" ( with decent credit rates)  dixiegrrrrl   Dec-10-10 04:02 PM   #212 
  - history will prove these are crooks on Wall Street  wordpix   Dec-10-10 04:03 PM   #214 
  - So what if he has to use the bathroom??  rainbow4321   Dec-10-10 04:04 PM   #215 
  - hopefully he's got a can behind the podium  wordpix   Dec-10-10 04:05 PM   #217 
  - Bernie's running out of steam----spineless Dems won't help him out!  wordpix   Dec-10-10 04:05 PM   #216 
  - Shame on all of them.  EmeraldCityGrl   Dec-10-10 04:06 PM   #218 
  - LA TIMES: Vermont Democrat rails against tax bill for hours, lone voice in otherwise empty Senate  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 04:08 PM   #220 
  - ..  NorthCarolina   Dec-10-10 05:34 PM   #264 
  - reading letter from VT woman who has to choose between diapers & heating fuel  wordpix   Dec-10-10 04:10 PM   #222 
  - and another who had to burn furniture b/c she couldn't afford heating oil  wordpix   Dec-10-10 04:12 PM   #223 
     - "and my friends here are talking about tax breaks for billionaires?"  wordpix   Dec-10-10 04:12 PM   #224 
  - Congress is talking about letting the US die, except for Wall St., and making  valerief   Dec-10-10 04:13 PM   #225 
  - HUGE K & R !!!  WillyT   Dec-10-10 04:17 PM   #226 
  - kicking to the top  jannyk   Dec-10-10 04:21 PM   #228 
  - I'm not that familiar with this process. How long do you think he'll go for?  AmandaMae   Dec-10-10 04:22 PM   #229 
  - If someone helps him, it could be for days.  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 04:32 PM   #231 
  - SALON: Bernie Sanders' epic tax cut filibuster rant  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 04:28 PM   #230 
  - He's going "Chomsky" on them!  immoderate   Dec-10-10 04:59 PM   #242 
  - Over seven hours now. This is historic, and the content is unprecedented.  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 04:40 PM   #232 
  - He is quoting from The Center for Responsible Politics!!  dixiegrrrrl   Dec-10-10 04:44 PM   #233 
  - 3.47 billion spent in lobbying Congress in 2009 = 6.5 million per Congress critter  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 04:44 PM   #235 
  - Did he just say Mediacom and Comcast were wanting to merger???  dixiegrrrrl   Dec-10-10 04:47 PM   #236 
  - He's still coherent and making so much sense this far into it. I'm slack-jawed and  gateley   Dec-10-10 04:51 PM   #237 
  - I tuned in just now.  AngryOldDem   Dec-10-10 04:55 PM   #239 
  - Thank you, Sen. Sanders  AngryOldDem   Dec-10-10 04:53 PM   #238 
  - Go, Senator, GO!  Missy Vixen   Dec-10-10 04:55 PM   #240 
  - this thread is making me sob!  Kali   Dec-10-10 04:57 PM   #241 
  - Me too!  DoBotherMe   Dec-10-10 05:16 PM   #251 
  - Sam Walton and family are now poster children as to why the rich don't need tax cuts.  AngryOldDem   Dec-10-10 05:01 PM   #243 
  - This is such a good point!  JDPriestly   Dec-10-10 05:02 PM   #244 
     - It is...now he';s going into the decadence that most of these people indulge in,  AngryOldDem   Dec-10-10 05:08 PM   #245 
  - Bernie Sanders has proved he's got the biggest balls in the Senate, and the biggest bladder.  Frank Booth   Dec-10-10 05:08 PM   #246 
  - I'm worried about him  sasha031   Dec-10-10 05:16 PM   #252 
  - And yet Republicans can simply say  Blue_In_AK   Dec-10-10 05:18 PM   #254 
  - No kidding..everytime he takes a drink of water  rainbow4321   Dec-10-10 05:36 PM   #265 
  - anyone worried about Bernie becoming exhausted  sasha031   Dec-10-10 05:09 PM   #247 
  - Yes, for hours now!!  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 05:13 PM   #248 
     - He's 70yrs old Coyote, I'm furious that someone doesn't help him with this torch  sasha031   Dec-10-10 05:15 PM   #249 
  - I am in awe at this man  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-10-10 05:16 PM   #250 
  - POLITICO: Bernie Sanders filibuster stalls Senate  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 05:18 PM   #253 
  - HE'S STILL GOING! I left earlier, has anyone else joined? n/t  AlabamaLibrul   Dec-10-10 05:20 PM   #255 
  - Not for over four hours  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 05:23 PM   #257 
  - TWITTER Realtime results for Bernie Sanders  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 05:22 PM   #256 
  - Bernie Sanders is trending #1 worldwide!  Echotrail   Dec-10-10 05:29 PM   #261 
  - Click the link, then watch the numbers climb  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 05:29 PM   #262 
     - 5,114 and rolling along at a fast clip  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 05:52 PM   #268 
        - 7,210 now. Whew,  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 06:03 PM   #281 
  - Well it tells you where our senators stand  florida08   Dec-10-10 05:23 PM   #258 
  - BIG ZEROS  wordpix   Dec-11-10 06:59 AM   #293 
  - Other senators should hang their heads in shame  Echotrail   Dec-10-10 05:25 PM   #259 
  - The ONLY senator to speak up for the people. Amazing.  Poboy   Dec-10-10 05:28 PM   #260 
  - SANDERS: "What are you smoking?" if you favor tax breaks for millionaires.  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 05:32 PM   #263 
  - lol  florida08   Dec-10-10 05:40 PM   #266 
  - Kick  AngryOldDem   Dec-10-10 05:47 PM   #267 
  - I have been crying non-stop for 2 hrs watching this treasure.  golddigger   Dec-10-10 05:54 PM   #269 
  - HUGE KNR!! nt  indimuse   Dec-10-10 05:55 PM   #270 
  - HUGE KNR!! nt  indimuse   Dec-10-10 05:55 PM   #271 
  - Whoa, preach it Bernie!  ljm2002   Dec-10-10 05:56 PM   #272 
  - Bernie Sanders is an American hero  LBJDemocrat   Dec-10-10 05:57 PM   #273 
  - "Let me conclude..." oh no!!!!!  stlsaxman   Dec-10-10 05:59 PM   #274 
  - Thanks for the live blog. Here are my thoughts...  Pistarkle   Dec-10-10 05:59 PM   #275 
  - thank you L. Coyote for the thread  cal04   Dec-10-10 05:59 PM   #276 
  - Bernie's finished  GCP   Dec-10-10 06:00 PM   #277 
  - "Let me conclude .. if the American people stand up and say  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 06:00 PM   #278 
  - Anyone happen to have the time?  Life Long Dem   Dec-10-10 06:01 PM   #279 
  - Thank you, Bernie. This nation is blessed because of you.  davidwparker   Dec-10-10 06:02 PM   #280 
  - Thankyou for this thread  florida08   Dec-10-10 06:05 PM   #282 
  - Senator MY FULL RESPECT for you  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-10-10 06:06 PM   #283 
  - Been at work all day  senseandsensibility   Dec-10-10 06:08 PM   #284 
  - 10:25 AM until 7:00 PM without sitting or leaving the chamber. DANG!!!!  L. Coyote   Dec-10-10 06:32 PM   #287 
  - Sheesh...my great timing  senseandsensibility   Dec-10-10 06:51 PM   #289 
  - I've been gone all day too and it was *killing* me to be away today.  jillan   Dec-10-10 06:55 PM   #290 
     - Did you see the top of Keith's show?  senseandsensibility   Dec-10-10 07:36 PM   #291 
        - MUST SEE indeed. Those are great clips! LINK:  L. Coyote   Dec-11-10 08:59 AM   #295 
  - Thank you Sen. Bernie Sanders (eom)  CONN   Dec-10-10 08:48 PM   #292 
  - Filibernie's Greatest Hits = some of the best excerpts  L. Coyote   Dec-11-10 09:36 AM   #296 
  - DU VIDEO: KO: "Berniebuster"  L. Coyote   Dec-11-10 09:55 AM   #297 
  - C-SPAN links to the ENTIRE FILIBUSTER stream online in three parts  L. Coyote   Dec-11-10 10:16 AM   #298 
 

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