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JVS Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-04-11 07:36 PM
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27. Only if he had prevented the economic collapse of 2008, which seems unlikely considering...
his record on deregulating the banking industry.
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  -If there were no term limits, would Bill Clinton still be President? Ter  Mar-04-11 02:53 PM   #0 
  - The Gore/Bush selection is one of the greatest American history tragedies  northoftheborder   Mar-04-11 02:56 PM   #1 
  - Why on earth would anyone want Clinton to still be President?  ProSense   Mar-04-11 02:59 PM   #2 
  - I neither endorsed nor rejected the idea  Ter   Mar-04-11 03:02 PM   #4 
  - Peace? Prosperity? Responsible government? Smart appointments? National image?  Rageneau   Mar-04-11 03:19 PM   #8 
  - DADT, DOMA, Telecomm Act, NAFTA, ending Glass Steagall, welfare reform, enron loophole  ProSense   Mar-04-11 03:34 PM   #12 
  - LOL, no. n/t  AlabamaLibrul   Mar-04-11 04:58 PM   #21 
  - Because the national debt would most likely be paid down by now  Avant Guardian   Mar-05-11 01:03 AM   #32 
  - Clenis landslide  Rambis   Mar-04-11 03:00 PM   #3 
  - If he were still President ...  Kennah   Mar-04-11 03:03 PM   #5 
  - Depends on if 9/11 would have happened  Ter   Mar-04-11 03:11 PM   #6 
     - His administration thwarted a lot of REAL terrorist plots  Proud Liberal Dem   Mar-04-11 03:23 PM   #9 
     - Correct!  Dawson Leery   Mar-04-11 08:41 PM   #30 
     - Remember the Gore Commission?  road2000   Mar-04-11 03:56 PM   #14 
  - He probably would had been elected to a third. Not sure about a 4th.  LiberalFighter   Mar-04-11 03:14 PM   #7 
  - If there were no term limits  SheilaT   Mar-04-11 03:27 PM   #10 
  - Might have been a third term, but ...  Kennah   Mar-04-11 03:30 PM   #11 
  - Reagan certainly would have won if he ran in 1988  Ter   Mar-04-11 04:15 PM   #16 
     - If that was the case we would gotten GHW until 2000.  Skink   Mar-04-11 04:34 PM   #19 
     - FDR was very sick when he ran for a fourth term...  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 07:02 PM   #26 
     - My take is that by then he'd have been so well isolated  SheilaT   Mar-04-11 09:41 PM   #31 
  - Yes.  JoePhilly   Mar-04-11 03:39 PM   #13 
  - No one really knows.  bigwillq   Mar-04-11 04:03 PM   #15 
  - It seems every political viewpoint supports presidential term limits  Ter   Mar-04-11 04:18 PM   #17 
     - They're always free to move to North Korea (nt)  bigwillq   Mar-04-11 04:26 PM   #18 
  - He could have won in 2000  treestar   Mar-04-11 04:50 PM   #20 
  - Yes, definitely.  Greybnk48   Mar-04-11 05:22 PM   #22 
  - Would he have fired Greenspan by now?  Uzybone   Mar-04-11 06:46 PM   #23 
  - Interesting.....  FrenchieCat   Mar-04-11 06:54 PM   #24 
  - nope. he has had heart disease and surgery.  WolfoftheWild   Mar-04-11 06:54 PM   #25 
  - Only if he had prevented the economic collapse of 2008, which seems unlikely considering...  JVS   Mar-04-11 07:36 PM   #27 
  - Yes  underpants   Mar-04-11 07:38 PM   #28 
  - I think he might've lost in 2004 because of 9/11 or the dot com bust.  craigmatic   Mar-04-11 08:08 PM   #29 
  - I think that he would have won a third term handily.  Beacool   Mar-05-11 11:53 AM   #33 
 

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