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Jennicut Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-04-10 12:18 PM
Response to Reply #30
32. We have a majority of 79 seats in the House of Reps but how many are liberal seats is another story.
Edited on Mon Jan-04-10 12:18 PM by Jennicut
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  -New Year's prediction, we will give up 42 House seats and 6 Senate seats in November. CK_John  Jan-04-10 10:27 AM   #0 
  - Seeing as how we are impotent even with the majority we have now, does this matter?  closeupready   Jan-04-10 10:29 AM   #1 
  - Exactly my thoughts.  Better Today   Jan-04-10 10:56 AM   #16 
  - Mine too.  harun   Jan-05-10 09:47 PM   #88 
  - It Would Be Nice If Our Own Democrats Were Worried! Guess Not! n/t  ChiciB1   Jan-04-10 02:48 PM   #54 
  - Impotent? The Democratic Party is doing exactly what their emloyers (corporations, lobbyists) want.  invictus   Jan-05-10 11:16 AM   #76 
  - It's always the middle that runs things, regardless of who is in power  marshall   Jan-05-10 10:00 PM   #89 
  - something is shall AND transparent.  mkultra   Jan-04-10 10:29 AM   #2 
  - Unrec already. What a wuss.  CK_John   Jan-04-10 10:30 AM   #3 
  - Um, no. Not even close.  TheWraith   Jan-04-10 10:33 AM   #4 
  - I would say the 6 oldest are possibilities and Mass, NY and Ca are nip and tuck.  CK_John   Jan-04-10 10:39 AM   #7 
  - Crazy talk n/t  WeDidIt   Jan-04-10 11:04 AM   #18 
  - Trust me, Mass isn't nip and tuck  chelsea0011   Jan-04-10 12:13 PM   #31 
  - Nor is NY. The GOP has no one of any consequence to run here.  stevenleser   Jan-05-10 01:35 PM   #78 
  - I'm guessing this is your attempt at reverse psychology  onenote   Jan-04-10 12:39 PM   #37 
  - You think we're going to elect Republicans in Massachusetts, New York, and California?  TheWraith   Jan-04-10 01:47 PM   #50 
  - CA are you delusional?  xxqqqzme   Jan-04-10 03:12 PM   #55 
  - CA Senators Feinstein and Boxer are each popular here in their own way.  Hekate   Jan-05-10 02:12 AM   #69 
  - Tell me what we have gained by having those seats now?  Lost4words   Jan-04-10 10:39 AM   #8 
  - Democrats set the agenda instead of Republicans  WeDidIt   Jan-04-10 11:13 AM   #22 
     - Repukes are still setting the agenda  Sebastian Doyle   Jan-05-10 10:22 AM   #73 
  - Yeah ... There is going to be a D pullback, but not apocolyptic ...  Cosmocat   Jan-05-10 10:17 AM   #72 
  - and it wont look or sound any different from what we have today!  Lost4words   Jan-04-10 10:37 AM   #5 
  - I have bookmarked this thread so I can see how accurate...  Ozymanithrax   Jan-04-10 10:39 AM   #6 
  - I really don't go state by state, but more of the mood the country is in and what I think Oct  CK_John   Jan-04-10 10:43 AM   #9 
     - I'm book marking all predictions...  Ozymanithrax   Jan-04-10 10:44 AM   #10 
     - The mood here is usually 180 from what I see and hear around me. I try  CK_John   Jan-04-10 10:49 AM   #13 
     - Past CK_John predictions.......  FrenchieCat   Jan-04-10 01:26 PM   #47 
        - Well, he seems to be at least equal to the Sybil or the Oracle at Delphi...  Ozymanithrax   Jan-04-10 02:40 PM   #53 
        - and here are a few more  onenote   Jan-04-10 04:14 PM   #61 
        - that's a funny read  snooper2   Jan-05-10 11:37 AM   #77 
        - LOL  PM Martin   Jan-05-10 07:02 PM   #86 
     - in other words, you don't know what you're talking about.  Aramchek   Jan-04-10 01:26 PM   #46 
  - I think that will be pretty close  DrDan   Jan-04-10 10:46 AM   #11 
  - What I like about posts like these is that they motivate people to campaign.  ClassWarrior   Jan-04-10 10:48 AM   #12 
  - Bingo. n/t  CK_John   Jan-04-10 10:51 AM   #14 
  - We Will Loose Seats Because Of The Despicable HCR Bill And Obama's Broken Promises  SunriseStorm   Jan-04-10 10:53 AM   #15 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jan-04-10 01:19 PM   #44 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-04-10 01:27 PM   #48 
  - It Is Against DU Rules To Treat Other DU Members With Disrespect  SunriseStorm   Jan-04-10 02:10 PM   #51 
  - Respectfully, then, I point out you signed up today just to post this? Also, it's "lose"...  Hekate   Jan-05-10 02:24 AM   #70 
  - My prediction, we will pick up a net 8 seats in the House  WeDidIt   Jan-04-10 11:04 AM   #17 
  - I like your prediction...8 & 2  Tippy   Jan-04-10 11:46 AM   #24 
  - Beam him up scottie!!!!!!!!!!!  MNDemNY   Jan-04-10 01:14 PM   #42 
  - If you really believe that, why would you want thios HCR bill passed??  MNDemNY   Jan-04-10 01:16 PM   #43 
  - 2 in the Senate?  Hell Hath No Fury   Jan-04-10 03:44 PM   #60 
     - In response to your question...  racaulk   Jan-04-10 04:56 PM   #62 
     - Ohio, where Voinovich is retiring  WeDidIt   Jan-04-10 05:13 PM   #63 
  - My prediction - all predictions made 11 months before Election Day will be wrong...  brooklynite   Jan-04-10 11:08 AM   #19 
  - +1 million  onenote   Jan-04-10 12:31 PM   #36 
  - How can we tell the difference?  shadesofgray   Jan-04-10 11:11 AM   #20 
  - Maybe, but it doesn't mean that Republicans will necessarily gain.  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jan-04-10 11:13 AM   #21 
  - Right ON,,,,  Tippy   Jan-04-10 11:49 AM   #25 
  - Well folks it's like this....  Tippy   Jan-04-10 11:36 AM   #23 
  - Well said, Tippy.  Hekate   Jan-05-10 02:27 AM   #71 
  - Cut those figures in half - it will still be more than enough to give Congress back to the GOP. nt  Umbral   Jan-04-10 11:58 AM   #26 
  - Self fulfilling prophecies based on Media/GOP meme  FrenchieCat   Jan-04-10 12:01 PM   #27 
  - You're head in the sand approach and everything is swell bs is what is wrong with DU.  CK_John   Jan-04-10 12:07 PM   #29 
     - If my message sounds nasty to you,  FrenchieCat   Jan-04-10 12:43 PM   #38 
     - you know perfectly well what is wrong with DU, and you prefer it that way, obviously  Aramchek   Jan-04-10 01:22 PM   #45 
  - Even if we give up those #'s, we don't give up the House of Reps  Jennicut   Jan-04-10 12:04 PM   #28 
  - I think we have a 38 seat majority on paper, could be off a couple. n/t .  CK_John   Jan-04-10 12:09 PM   #30 
     - We have a majority of 79 seats in the House of Reps but how many are liberal seats is another story.  Jennicut   Jan-04-10 12:18 PM   #32 
     - That is a surprise. n/t  CK_John   Jan-04-10 12:21 PM   #33 
        - The Rethugs suffered terribly in the last two elections.  Jennicut   Jan-04-10 12:26 PM   #34 
     - As of Dec. 2009, there were 257 Democrats in Congress and 178 Republicans.  Drunken Irishman   Jan-04-10 12:29 PM   #35 
        - It's the difference divided by two (round up)  Hippo_Tron   Jan-04-10 10:09 PM   #65 
  - I'll give you my 100% accurate prediction  thelordofhell   Jan-04-10 12:57 PM   #39 
  - and this prediction comes from the same dufus who thinks Obama won't run in 2012?  Aramchek   Jan-04-10 01:01 PM   #40 
  - My prediction: Democratic Senate pickup of four to six seats  jmowreader   Jan-04-10 01:05 PM   #41 
  - Why wouldn't New Hampshire be in play?  burning rain   Jan-04-10 01:29 PM   #49 
  - unfortunately you are too optomistic  grantcart   Jan-04-10 03:37 PM   #59 
  - Louisiana shows Vitter BARELY ahead  jmowreader   Jan-04-10 06:57 PM   #64 
     - If I recall, did the Democrats make additional gains  PM Martin   Jan-05-10 07:11 PM   #87 
  - Missouri?  cornermouse   Jan-05-10 12:14 AM   #67 
  - oh geez.  RepublicanElephant   Jan-04-10 02:18 PM   #52 
  - I disagree, Democrats are not going to want to relinquish power after it took so long to get it back  wisteria   Jan-04-10 03:13 PM   #56 
  - Do you see any chance of net losses?  PM Martin   Jan-05-10 07:00 PM   #84 
  - Right, and President Obama will announce that he's not running in 2012.  CakeGrrl   Jan-04-10 03:32 PM   #57 
  - obviously you haven't looked at the class of Senators that are coming up for election  grantcart   Jan-04-10 03:32 PM   #58 
  - Seriously doubtful.  Danger Mouse   Jan-04-10 11:27 PM   #66 
  - Aren't you the little ray of sunshine?  Hekate   Jan-05-10 02:04 AM   #68 
  - Aren't you the guy who predicted Melinda Gates would be vice president?  Sebastian Doyle   Jan-05-10 10:26 AM   #74 
  - If I recall in that period my picks for VP were Gates, Palin, Meg of eBay, and Carly of HP.  CK_John   Jan-05-10 05:13 PM   #81 
  - A fairly rosy prediction, compared to what will likely happen.  Milo_Bloom   Jan-05-10 11:13 AM   #75 
  - Republicans have nothing to offer  Ghost of Tom Joad   Jan-05-10 01:40 PM   #79 
  - We will not lose the house but we will lose several seats  WI_DEM   Jan-05-10 03:45 PM   #80 
  - Which ones?  Telly Savalas   Jan-05-10 06:28 PM   #82 
  - Even that whacko GOP Chairman, Michael Steele, is backing away from such a rosey prediction  Brother Buzz   Jan-05-10 06:57 PM   #83 
  - wishful thinking?...  Peacetrain   Jan-05-10 07:02 PM   #85 
 

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