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WI_DEM Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Feb-05-10 09:16 AM
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30. sorry but I'm a realist and the dems are not going to gain 3 seats
I'm also not one of those who think we will lose the Senate but we aren't going to gain ground either.
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  -62 seats in the Senate remains a possibility. TheBigotBasher  Feb-04-10 09:41 PM   #0 
  - I like that attitude....  Clio the Leo   Feb-04-10 09:43 PM   #1 
  - O yes, I agree!  Betty Karlson   Feb-05-10 10:06 AM   #31 
     - Then, if we only had 65 seats, we could pass something.  Dr.Phool   Feb-06-10 06:29 AM   #46 
  - The DK poll of the republican party says all you need to know about how to win  thunder rising   Feb-04-10 09:55 PM   #2 
  - How can that be? Chris Matthews said just today, chances are good Dems will lose the Senate.  Avalux   Feb-04-10 09:57 PM   #3 
  - You have to ignore those who are talking the Party down.  TheBigotBasher   Feb-04-10 10:07 PM   #4 
  - And the media has to sell some kind of story. 2007 and 2008 were about beating up on  Jennicut   Feb-04-10 10:16 PM   #6 
  - Then get good media out.  TheBigotBasher   Feb-04-10 10:25 PM   #7 
     - It is shorter then my 4 year old's. And that is not long.  Jennicut   Feb-04-10 10:39 PM   #8 
  - Tweety really needs to stop pretending he is an expert in politics.  LiberalFighter   Feb-04-10 10:49 PM   #9 
  - Matthews is a loudmouthed slobbering fool. nt  AlinPA   Feb-05-10 01:41 PM   #35 
  - Towel Snappy can't wait for the day  Enthusiast   Feb-05-10 06:49 AM   #26 
  - For Democrats to win  BlueIdaho   Feb-04-10 10:07 PM   #5 
  - You don't think that little  Enthusiast   Feb-05-10 06:52 AM   #27 
  - I want what you're smoking  Ter   Feb-05-10 12:06 AM   #10 
  - Just nicotine and confidence.  TheBigotBasher   Feb-05-10 12:16 AM   #11 
     - Not gonna happen  Ter   Feb-05-10 12:52 AM   #12 
        - You see no gains then?  TheBigotBasher   Feb-05-10 12:57 AM   #13 
           - We might pick up one seat  Ter   Feb-06-10 05:37 AM   #45 
  - This.  burning rain   Feb-05-10 01:51 AM   #14 
  - no, I'm sorry, this is just pie in the sky  cali   Feb-05-10 03:08 AM   #15 
  - We can elect Crist in Florida as a DEMOCRAT....nt  Change Happens   Feb-05-10 05:46 AM   #23 
  - Not after this congress. Bunch of spineless Democrats  impik   Feb-05-10 03:12 AM   #16 
  - My predictions, and I'm sticking to them...  Independent_Voice   Feb-05-10 03:24 AM   #17 
  - Add PA to the republicans' pick up list. No way that Specter will win here. nt  AlinPA   Feb-05-10 01:42 PM   #36 
     - What if Sestak is the nominee? nt  Independent_Voice   Feb-05-10 06:11 PM   #41 
        - If Sestak is our nominee, we win PA. But Obama, Rendell, Casey are supporting  AlinPA   Feb-05-10 09:16 PM   #42 
           - In that case...  Independent_Voice   Feb-06-10 07:48 AM   #48 
              - No question that Toomey is another Santorum. He's a teabagger and a worshipper  AlinPA   Feb-06-10 08:05 AM   #49 
                 - 2016 is definitely a wild card  Independent_Voice   Feb-06-10 06:15 PM   #52 
  - My prediction  quaker bill   Feb-05-10 03:47 AM   #18 
  - Possibilities certainly don't indicate probabilities.  fujiyama   Feb-05-10 04:34 AM   #19 
  - A question for all of you who are *SO SURE* the GOP will take back the Senate....  Independent_Voice   Feb-05-10 04:45 AM   #20 
  - It is all possible if the Democrats decide they want to do it.  old mark   Feb-05-10 04:55 AM   #21 
  - Vote for whom though?  fujiyama   Feb-05-10 04:59 AM   #22 
     - Even an asshole Dem is better than a NO NO NO GOPer. nt  old mark   Feb-05-10 09:13 AM   #29 
  - But we need 67 to pass anything.  rug   Feb-05-10 05:48 AM   #24 
  - It is going to be ugly. The seven most vulnerable seats are blue right now. I think...  Wardoc   Feb-05-10 05:55 AM   #25 
  - IMO, the unrestricted flow of money into republicans' campaigns from corporations will  AlinPA   Feb-05-10 07:56 AM   #28 
  - Unrestricted into Democrats' campaigns also. Why does everyone ignore that?  timeforpeace   Feb-05-10 01:42 PM   #37 
     - Because corporations' issues are the issues that republicans will push:  AlinPA   Feb-05-10 01:46 PM   #38 
  - sorry but I'm a realist and the dems are not going to gain 3 seats  WI_DEM   Feb-05-10 09:16 AM   #30 
  - The only way we could do that  iceman66   Feb-05-10 01:05 PM   #32 
  - That is the point.  TheBigotBasher   Feb-05-10 01:32 PM   #33 
     - Right, but the Democrats in congress, especially the senate will not fight. nt  AlinPA   Feb-05-10 01:49 PM   #40 
  - It would still fall short of the 80-vote ultra-majority. nt  Deep13   Feb-05-10 01:34 PM   #34 
  - The problem is that we're still saddled with a lot of DINOs  Kitsune   Feb-05-10 01:47 PM   #39 
  - I Think That The Democrats Are Going Get Wiped Out Wholesale In This Election  Yavin4   Feb-05-10 09:24 PM   #43 
  - So what is the coherent national platform for the Republicans?  dorktv   Feb-06-10 01:11 AM   #44 
  - Does the DNC know this? They seem desperate for hope.  DailyGrind51   Feb-06-10 07:08 AM   #47 
  - You use a one-month-old graph  ohiodemocratic   Feb-06-10 02:38 PM   #50 
  - Forget all polls....Forget all pundits...just look at  golfguru   Feb-06-10 03:11 PM   #51 

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