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99 Percent Sure Donating Member (355 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-24-10 01:04 PM
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2. They can place blame on the repubs all they like, but
the Dems are just as much to blame.

The Dems care no more for the suffering of the jobless than the fat cat corporations that created this unemployment mess. Weak democratic leadership is the bigger culprit, IMO.
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  -Jobless Aid Measure Dying In Senate Purveyor  Jun-24-10 12:49 PM   #0 
  - Well, this is the kind of crap that happens when the Republicans are the majority party.  AndyA   Jun-24-10 01:01 PM   #1 
  - We have wrangled every Democrat in the Senate, but Republicans  Arkana   Jun-24-10 05:01 PM   #11 
     - MAKE THEM FILIBUSTER!  Hawkowl   Jun-24-10 05:25 PM   #12 
  - They can place blame on the repubs all they like, but  99 Percent Sure   Jun-24-10 01:04 PM   #2 
  - Not true - you need 60 votes to pass this  karynnj   Jun-24-10 01:27 PM   #4 
  - It's way past time to change the filibuster rules.  dflprincess   Jun-24-10 01:06 PM   #3 
  - Definately - The Republicans have perfected using them to obstruct.  karynnj   Jun-24-10 01:28 PM   #5 
  - Recommend  xchrom   Jun-24-10 01:29 PM   #6 
  - Of course it's the stupid fillibuster, but to the average voter they don't understand all these  WI_DEM   Jun-24-10 01:33 PM   #7 
  - They HAVE been putting pressure on the gop...  babylonsister   Jun-24-10 05:49 PM   #13 
  - Are we the people doing anything about this?  FrenchieCat   Jun-24-10 01:34 PM   #8 
  - You are correct, Frenchie Cat, but it seems people  99 Percent Sure   Jun-24-10 04:50 PM   #9 
  - Jesus fucking Christ, they can't DO this.  Arkana   Jun-24-10 04:52 PM   #10 
  - Easy, they are Republicans. Just in their nature. Time to reform the filibuster already.  Jennicut   Jun-24-10 05:58 PM   #14 
  - THIS is the issue the Dems should run on!  jillan   Jun-24-10 06:00 PM   #15 

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