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Clio the Leo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-08-10 01:22 PM
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17. "no new ideas from Mr. Boehner, just the same thing we tried before..."
"the same thing that got us into this mess."
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  -**** Heads Up: POTUS Speaks on the Economy, Live 2:10pm EDT! **** Clio the Leo  Sep-08-10 01:03 PM   #0 
  - Obama about to serve up a MEAT LOVERS speech...  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:05 PM   #1 
  - POTUS up now!!!! nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:06 PM   #2 
  - Kick!  jenmito   Sep-08-10 01:07 PM   #3 
  - Standing ovation lasted well over a minute...  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:08 PM   #4 
  - K and R  mzmolly   Sep-08-10 01:08 PM   #5 
  - "We are proud to be Democrats but PROUDER to be Americans!"  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:11 PM   #6 
  - Discussing the flawed trickle down economic practices of the past.  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:12 PM   #7 
  - Employment growth in 2008 was slowest since WWII, slower than this last year. nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:13 PM   #8 
  - Says he ran for POTUS because he had a different ideal on how our economic system should work...  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:15 PM   #9 
  - Talks about how government programs allowed his family to achieve their dreams...  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:16 PM   #10 
  - "Rising tide lifts all boats....  democrat_patriot   Sep-08-10 01:17 PM   #11 
  - beautiful nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:17 PM   #13 
  - Rising tide also drowns those who cannot swim.  wizstars   Sep-13-10 03:56 PM   #65 
  - "We cant have a strong economy w/out a strong middle class." nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:17 PM   #12 
  - "Some GOP leaders decided to sit on the side lines and let Dems to all of the work." nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:18 PM   #14 
  - "My most important job once taking office was to stop a fin. meltdown from becoming a depression..."  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:19 PM   #15 
  - "The easiest thing to do is ride fear/anger to election day." nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:20 PM   #16 
  - "no new ideas from Mr. Boehner, just the same thing we tried before..."  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:22 PM   #17 
  - "Instead of coming together, they want us to go back to what got us into this mess"  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:22 PM   #18 
  - "That is NOT the America I know! That is NOT the America I believe in!" nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:22 PM   #19 
  - we have "a choice between sliding backwards or moving forward." nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:23 PM   #20 
  - lots of older, white WASPy types seated behind him...  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:24 PM   #21 
  - Yup. The message is clear-HE has those supporters, too. n/t  jenmito   Sep-08-10 01:27 PM   #23 
  - He looks good...  one_voice   Sep-08-10 01:26 PM   #22 
  - Discussing his proposals including....  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:28 PM   #24 
  - Awww, snap! He just called out "Mr. Boehner"! n/t  jenmito   Sep-08-10 01:28 PM   #25 
  - Yeah, Obama says must seem like "common sense" but  Cha   Sep-08-10 01:29 PM   #30 
     - Yup. That was good. And on Boehner's turf, too!  jenmito   Sep-08-10 01:33 PM   #36 
  - Thanks Clio..I'm watching now!  Cha   Sep-08-10 01:28 PM   #26 
  - Pow right in Boner's face!  democrat_patriot   Sep-08-10 01:28 PM   #27 
  - Mr. Boehner is getting an ass kicking from POTUS!! nt  Parker CA   Sep-08-10 01:28 PM   #28 
  - As well he should and only by pointing out  Cha   Sep-08-10 01:30 PM   #32 
  - slams Boehner for calling jobs for teachers/fire fighters "government jobs." nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:29 PM   #29 
  - Pres Obama is rocking the populist theme. nt  AtomicKitten   Sep-08-10 01:29 PM   #31 
  - He needs to do this instead of Oval addresses IMO....  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:31 PM   #33 
  - Mr. Boehner has said no to infrastructure, and that's bad for America.  Parker CA   Sep-08-10 01:32 PM   #34 
  - "I believe we should make tax cuts for middle class PERMANENT." nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:33 PM   #35 
  - "Mr. Boehner wants to give a tax cut to the wealthiest 2% of Americans." nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:34 PM   #37 
  - We should not hold middle class tax cuts hostage any longer.  Parker CA   Sep-08-10 01:34 PM   #38 
  - "Let me be clear to Mr. Boehner, we should not hold MIDDLE CLASS tax cuts hostage any longer." nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:35 PM   #39 
  - TOUCHE` !!!!!!! Great wording, now repeat 1 million times no matter what the subject  uponit7771   Sep-08-10 01:37 PM   #40 
  - "Our jobs bill is bipartisan and paid for but the GOP is blocking it..."  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:38 PM   #41 
  - "Their strategy may get them Congress but it wont get our Country where it needs to go..."  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:39 PM   #42 
  - Did Obama just leave door open to temporary increase in tax cuts for top 2%?  flpoljunkie   Sep-08-10 01:39 PM   #43 
  - stepped out of the room, what did he say? nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:42 PM   #45 
  - He said the R's want to make the tax cuts for the top permanent, thereby leaving the door open to  flpoljunkie   Sep-08-10 02:02 PM   #56 
     - He said the Repubs. want to make ALL of the tax cuts permanent, including those for the RICH,  jenmito   Sep-08-10 06:11 PM   #63 
  - Nope. He. Didn't. He will not extend those tax cuts "beyond this year"  ClarkUSA   Sep-08-10 01:43 PM   #47 
  - I love how he stands there glaring in the middle of an applause....  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:41 PM   #44 
  - Repeats that as long as he's POTUS, social security will not be privatized...  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:42 PM   #46 
  - Thats great, but not nearly enough....Wont do me or millions others  OwnedByFerrets   Sep-09-10 01:57 PM   #64 
  - When Boehner and GOP was in charge, earmarks went UP not down. nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:44 PM   #48 
  - "You didnt elect me to do what was easy, or to read the polls..."  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:48 PM   #49 
  - "We need to move past asking 'what's in it for me, but what's best for America." nt  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:49 PM   #50 
  - Says the great leaders of our time didn't spend their time trying to score points...  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:51 PM   #51 
  - Here's my main complaint about Obama....  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:52 PM   #52 
  - +1  uponit7771   Sep-08-10 02:00 PM   #55 
  - Damn....  SDuderstadt   Sep-08-10 01:53 PM   #53 
  - Gotta love all of that COLOR behind him, beaming with pride...  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 01:54 PM   #54 
  - Clio, you rock the play-by-plays!  Phx_Dem   Sep-08-10 02:04 PM   #57 
  - Thanky! That was fun!  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 02:10 PM   #58 
     - You've gotten a couple of good ones in the past couple of days. A good week for the staycation.  Pirate Smile   Sep-08-10 02:58 PM   #59 
        - Well, I missed Monday but I WONT be missing Friday....  Clio the Leo   Sep-08-10 04:59 PM   #61 
           - I believe it is 11:00 am ET on Friday. Party on!  Pirate Smile   Sep-08-10 05:36 PM   #62 
  - Thanks an AWFUL lot for this, Clio  Inuca   Sep-08-10 03:42 PM   #60 

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