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dionysus Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-07-11 08:17 PM
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33. russ isnt responsible? he's the one who lost. n/t
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  -Russ Feingold.. enough said Peacetrain  Aug-07-11 01:25 PM   #0 
  - Here is something I wrote in the middle of that campaign  Jackpine Radical   Aug-07-11 01:32 PM   #1 
  - And those who just don't vote.. are voting ..  Peacetrain   Aug-07-11 01:36 PM   #3 
  - Well, I agree that the voters often behave like spoiled dimwits;  Jackpine Radical   Aug-07-11 01:39 PM   #6 
  - If you're working class, why bother voting for a party whose words  coalition_unwilling   Aug-07-11 08:21 PM   #34 
  - If they won't vote then they should revolt....and maybe that would  movonne   Aug-07-11 01:41 PM   #8 
  - I think you're onto something. nt  Vanje   Aug-07-11 01:50 PM   #12 
  - I've pointed this out lots of times & people don't want to hear it,  elocs   Aug-07-11 03:27 PM   #18 
  - Don't blame the voters who didn't show up.  JDPriestly   Aug-07-11 04:07 PM   #22 
  - Yes, I do blame voters who do not show up. I was taught to always vote. Always.  elocs   Aug-07-11 04:30 PM   #23 
  - I support Feingold and I understand that he had nothing to do with  JDPriestly   Aug-08-11 01:36 AM   #45 
  - It was Feingold, not Obama, that was running for that Senate seat in 2010.  Telly Savalas   Aug-07-11 07:35 PM   #26 
  - Which is exactly my point. A lot of state Dems running for office suffered  elocs   Aug-07-11 08:26 PM   #37 
     - You and I understand the difference between Feingold and Obama,  JDPriestly   Aug-08-11 01:38 AM   #46 
  - Fuck that and no it isn't.  Arkana   Aug-07-11 07:59 PM   #27 
  - I showed up, and in California we elected Democrats for all  JDPriestly   Aug-08-11 01:39 AM   #47 
  - The voters don't have a duty, but they also have no right to bitch when they sit home.  joshcryer   Aug-07-11 08:04 PM   #31 
  - russ isnt responsible? he's the one who lost. n/t  dionysus   Aug-07-11 08:17 PM   #33 
  - Yep, and then they blame the blue dogs for this shit. Irony: if the Dems voted as consistently as...  joshcryer   Aug-07-11 08:03 PM   #29 
  - Excellent post, jackpine radical.  JDPriestly   Aug-07-11 04:01 PM   #21 
  - Indeed. Kicked and recommended.  TheWraith   Aug-07-11 01:35 PM   #2 
  - Yep but we have to live with the results of  Peacetrain   Aug-07-11 01:39 PM   #7 
  - As opposed to those living with his compromises?  vi5   Aug-07-11 01:49 PM   #11 
  - No, we're not pissed because he's not all powerful....  vi5   Aug-07-11 01:45 PM   # 
     - Very well said nt  Vanje   Aug-07-11 01:53 PM   #13 
     - Righteous!!  bbgrunt   Aug-07-11 03:13 PM   #14 
  - Russ Schmuss, I give you DeFazio and Wyden with record  Bluenorthwest   Aug-07-11 01:39 PM   #4 
  - "Russ Schmuss" - WTF??  inna   Aug-07-11 01:48 PM   #10 
  - Its 2011.  undeterred   Aug-07-11 01:39 PM   #5 
  - Unfortunately the 2010 election was a referendum on the Presidency  Horse with no Name   Aug-07-11 01:45 PM   #9 
  - but Harry Reid won and he brought up Obama the most while Feingold distanced himself  JI7   Aug-07-11 03:17 PM   #15 
  - Sharon Engel was batshit insane  Horse with no Name   Aug-07-11 03:42 PM   #19 
     - so is the guy who ran against Feingold  JI7   Aug-07-11 03:57 PM   #20 
  - it was also on the heels of their other abysmal performance...HEALTHCARE.  LaydeeBug   Aug-07-11 07:30 PM   #25 
  - Yep!  Little Star   Aug-07-11 08:27 PM   #38 
  - so all those years Feingold was in the Senate, he didn't convince people of who/what he was  JI7   Aug-07-11 03:21 PM   #16 
  - No, they stayed home based on Obama.  Jackpine Radical   Aug-07-11 07:27 PM   #24 
     - That is equally absurd of a statement. nt  TheWraith   Aug-07-11 08:00 PM   #28 
     - I think they stayed home because they didn't think midterms mattered.  PeaceNikki   Aug-07-11 08:06 PM   #32 
  - He had a majority in the Senate and Congress for TWO YEARS.  sabrina 1   Aug-07-11 03:24 PM   #17 
  - Actually, all we heard was the excuses why nothing he did was good enough.  TheWraith   Aug-07-11 08:04 PM   #30 
  - Well, we didn't set the standards. The Democratic Party  sabrina 1   Aug-07-11 09:16 PM   #42 
  - Bingo. You get the same flavor from DUers who blame Nader  coalition_unwilling   Aug-07-11 08:26 PM   #36 
  - He only had a filibuster proof Senate for 49 days or so.  joshcryer   Aug-07-11 09:13 PM   #41 
     - He campaigned on specific issues.  sabrina 1   Aug-07-11 09:21 PM   #43 
        - Krugman was for the mandate, and the mandate would've saved billions if it had a public option.  joshcryer   Aug-08-11 12:22 AM   #44 
           - He never campaigned on bringing Republicans back into  sabrina 1   Aug-08-11 01:56 AM   #48 
              - exactly, Sabrina  ladyVet   Aug-08-11 07:08 AM   #49 
  - Koch brothers stole Feingold's election. I would bet money on it. n/t  in_cog_ni_to   Aug-07-11 08:23 PM   #35 
     - i kind of wondered. i thought feingold had a good rep & high approval,  indurancevile   Aug-07-11 08:29 PM   #39 
        - My guess is the Koch brothers have been in business stealing elections  in_cog_ni_to   Aug-07-11 08:50 PM   #40 
 

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