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ProSense Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-25-10 10:52 AM
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3. Don't agree. It's also completely ridiculous for Graham or
anyone to suggest that a bill that doesn't exist (immigration reform) will be put ahead of a bill that has been through the mill and is ready to be unveiled.

Think Progress:

In summary: although Lieberman and Hoyer attempted to debunk the rumor, Senate leadership and the White House refused to address the rumor of timing spread by anonymous Democratic staffers and officials. Graham, who has also been the lead Republican working on immigration with Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), announced Saturday he would not participate in a bill rollout with its fate on the Senate calendar placed in competition with unwritten immigration legislation.

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  -On climate change, the media and Graham need to cut the drama and Democrats need to get it done ProSense  Apr-25-10 10:39 AM   #0 
  - There is approximately zero chance of meaningful action on climate change.  Warren Stupidity   Apr-25-10 10:48 AM   #1 
  - Don't agree. It's also completely ridiculous for Graham or  ProSense   Apr-25-10 10:52 AM   #3 
     - It would have been easy for Reid to debunk the rumor.  Mass   Apr-25-10 10:57 AM   #4 
     - Playing politics  ProSense   Apr-25-10 11:02 AM   #5 
     - So you agree that ridiculous roadblocks are already being tossed in the  Warren Stupidity   Apr-25-10 11:04 AM   #6 
     - The roadblock is being tossed in by a Republican  ProSense   Apr-25-10 11:07 AM   #7 
        - Which is the point.  Warren Stupidity   Apr-25-10 11:17 AM   #8 
           - Kerry is not going to give up on a bill that is ready to move forward. n/t  ProSense   Apr-25-10 11:29 AM   #9 
     - Graham was responding to unverified accounts that  karynnj   Apr-25-10 08:07 PM   #14 
  - More here - It is a shame it went there, but I am not surprised.  Mass   Apr-25-10 10:50 AM   #2 
  - that bastard just knows that Immigration Reform means thousands of new Democratic voters in the Fall  Aramchek   Apr-25-10 12:04 PM   #10 
  - How is that? No one gets automatic citizenship  karynnj   Apr-25-10 08:00 PM   #13 
     - It will solidify Hispanics behind the Democratic Party for a generation or more  Aramchek   Apr-26-10 12:47 PM   #19 
  - Maybe the Senator needs to focus on a really hot, glossy issue  politicasista   Apr-25-10 04:19 PM   #11 
     - That completely misreads what the Senator's goals likely are  karynnj   Apr-25-10 07:57 PM   #12 
        - How to inform Americans that it is the biggest challenge facing us now  politicasista   Apr-25-10 09:37 PM   #15 
           - God preserve us of wonkish people!! What is wrong in this country that people cant get  Mass   Apr-25-10 09:49 PM   #16 
           - Yep  politicasista   Apr-25-10 09:56 PM   #17 
           - I don't think it is Kerry or Gore for that matter  karynnj   Apr-26-10 08:00 AM   #18 
           - Makes sense  politicasista   Apr-27-10 04:25 PM   #20 
           - it is not a bread and butter issue  unabelladonna   Apr-27-10 06:21 PM   #21 

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