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senseandsensibility Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-19-11 06:42 PM
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64. k and r but no one's listening.
Least of all this administration.
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  -Oops... 'Obama's Social Security Talk Is Turning Voters Off, Pollsters Say' - Dan Froomkin/HuffPo WillyT  Jan-19-11 04:36 PM   #0 
  - what a load of bull  Uzybone   Jan-19-11 04:37 PM   #1 
  - er, the same as Obama's?  DJ13   Jan-19-11 04:40 PM   #2 
  - no, read up on their position  Uzybone   Jan-19-11 04:43 PM   #4 
  - President Obama has barely tried to differentiate the Dem and Rep positions, imo.  theophilus   Jan-19-11 05:09 PM   #18 
  - I agree completely. n/t  whathehell   Jan-19-11 05:24 PM   #30 
  - +++  emilyg   Jan-19-11 06:29 PM   #62 
  - LOL !!! - You Mean THESE People ???  WillyT   Jan-19-11 05:15 PM   #23 
  - "The Republican Party won decisive control of the House in this year's midterm elections"  ProSense   Jan-19-11 05:24 PM   #31 
     - My Point Was The... 'Less than half know GOP won the House' Part...  WillyT   Jan-19-11 05:29 PM   #37 
  - I agree completely. nt  Bobbie Jo   Jan-20-11 12:29 PM   #103 
  - More like a load of reality  Smashcut   Jan-20-11 03:56 PM   #106 
  - "Americans now trust Republicans in Congress more than Democrats when it comes to Social Security "  ProSense   Jan-19-11 04:42 PM   #3 
  - This should state: Rampant speculation about Social Security cuts  DJ13   Jan-19-11 04:46 PM   #5 
  - Why?  ProSense   Jan-19-11 04:50 PM   #8 
     - If he has no plans to undercut SS, why not?  DJ13   Jan-19-11 04:56 PM   #11 
     - What? n/t  ProSense   Jan-19-11 04:57 PM   #13 
        - Why take the PR hit if he isnt planning on messing with it  DJ13   Jan-19-11 05:03 PM   #14 
           - A "PR hit" created by Democrats?  ProSense   Jan-19-11 05:10 PM   #19 
              - No, a "PR hit" from supporters of Social Security  DJ13   Jan-19-11 05:14 PM   #22 
              - "Which side are you on?"  ProSense   Jan-19-11 05:17 PM   #25 
                 - Ya See Pro... THAT Is The Problem...  WillyT   Jan-19-11 05:26 PM   #33 
                    - +100  whathehell   Jan-19-11 05:27 PM   #34 
                    - Well here's a bigger problem  ProSense   Jan-19-11 05:30 PM   #39 
                    - It's Called A "Heads-Up" !!!  WillyT   Jan-19-11 05:34 PM   #41 
                       - Head's-up?  ProSense   Jan-19-11 05:38 PM   #45 
                          - Tell Ya What...  WillyT   Jan-19-11 06:07 PM   #60 
                             - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-19-11 11:08 PM   #87 
                                - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-19-11 11:13 PM   #88 
                    - Yes, make no mistake, no REAL Democrat  Enthusiast   Jan-20-11 10:02 AM   #96 
              - Yeah, it's not like Andrew Breitbart blogged about it  Hello_Kitty   Jan-19-11 10:59 PM   #85 
                 - LOL! nt  Enthusiast   Jan-20-11 10:03 AM   #97 
     - It is his job  Caretha   Jan-19-11 08:45 PM   #76 
     - Yeah, SS is such a minor issue ...  slipslidingaway   Jan-19-11 09:32 PM   #78 
  - Well... Obama Could... You Know... Take A Stand...  WillyT   Jan-19-11 04:49 PM   #7 
  - Like that  ProSense   Jan-19-11 04:54 PM   #10 
  - "is absurd that billionaires pay the same amount into the system as someone who earns $106,800."  Hannah Bell   Jan-19-11 05:07 PM   #17 
     - Wait  ProSense   Jan-19-11 05:13 PM   #20 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-19-11 05:18 PM   #26 
     - What?  ProSense   Jan-19-11 05:21 PM   #29 
        - and the crap in the article about lifting the cap on fica to tax "billionaires" has nothing to do  Hannah Bell   Jan-19-11 05:25 PM   #32 
           - What the hell does the income tax have to do with Social Security?  ProSense   Jan-19-11 05:28 PM   #35 
              - the article is the one who introduced the subject of billionaires to the discussion, saying that  Hannah Bell   Jan-19-11 05:37 PM   #43 
                 - "lifting the cap on fica is a good thing because it would tax billionaires."  ProSense   Jan-19-11 05:44 PM   #46 
                    - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jan-19-11 05:47 PM   #47 
                    - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-19-11 05:51 PM   #49 
                       - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-19-11 05:56 PM   #51 
                       - I got your point, but you have no response.  ProSense   Jan-19-11 06:03 PM   #56 
                       - Totally agree! Found that out during the HC discussions :) n/t  slipslidingaway   Jan-19-11 06:03 PM   #59 
                       - What don't you understand?  ProSense   Jan-19-11 06:02 PM   #54 
                          - I understand that you do not understand when it is convenient for your POV...  slipslidingaway   Jan-19-11 06:34 PM   #63 
                          - kick n/t  slipslidingaway   Jan-19-11 09:51 PM   #79 
     - That was in October. In January he extended the Bush tax cuts.  sabrina 1   Jan-19-11 07:35 PM   #73 
     - THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU for continuously making this point ...  slipslidingaway   Jan-19-11 05:38 PM   #44 
  - Take a stand...yes, that would be nice...nt  old mark   Jan-20-11 04:39 AM   #95 
  - Has Obama come out and corrected that speculation? He's  sabrina 1   Jan-19-11 06:00 PM   #52 
     - My bet, the response will be crickets :( n/t  slipslidingaway   Jan-19-11 06:54 PM   #68 
        - That is too bad. I really would like an answer, from someone,  sabrina 1   Jan-19-11 07:33 PM   #72 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-19-11 09:29 PM   #77 
              - Sadly, it appears you are correct. However, I have done a little  sabrina 1   Jan-19-11 10:30 PM   #82 
              - Unfortunately words and subsequent actions are not always the same...  slipslidingaway   Jan-19-11 10:49 PM   #84 
              - Having fun?  ProSense   Jan-19-11 10:35 PM   #83 
                 - You can believe in talk if you want, I'll believe the talk when followed by actions...  slipslidingaway   Jan-19-11 11:19 PM   #89 
                    - Well, that settles it  ProSense   Jan-19-11 11:27 PM   #92 
                    - Well then why post blue links to his stated positions when he has backed away from them...  slipslidingaway   Jan-19-11 11:55 PM   #93 
                    - Excellent post, sometimes I think I was dreaming when I  sabrina 1   Jan-20-11 04:02 AM   #94 
                    - Perfect argument. nt  Enthusiast   Jan-20-11 10:06 AM   #98 
  - Is he prepared to tell us that his predecessors have lied about SS for years?  tularetom   Jan-19-11 04:49 PM   #6 
  - + 1,000,000,000... What You Said !!!  WillyT   Jan-19-11 04:51 PM   #9 
  - Interesting  ProSense   Jan-19-11 04:56 PM   #12 
  - The man does not even know the history of the program  Bluenorthwest   Jan-19-11 05:30 PM   #38 
  - I find it hard to reconcile Obama's "Social Security is not in crisis" with your  emulatorloo   Jan-19-11 05:04 PM   #15 
     - The President has been warning about Social Security ever since he was a candidate  RufusTFirefly   Jan-19-11 05:16 PM   #24 
     - Funny:  ProSense   Jan-19-11 05:19 PM   #28 
        - Not really, he's been breaking promises since he took office...actually, even before  whathehell   Jan-19-11 05:32 PM   #40 
     - If he makes it clear that SS had nothing to do with the Deficit  sabrina 1   Jan-19-11 07:31 PM   #71 
        - Since the payroll tax holiday (I know it has only been 3 weeks but still)  kelly1mm   Jan-19-11 08:35 PM   #75 
        - I don't buy that. If THEY consciously pulled a con on the American  sabrina 1   Jan-19-11 10:25 PM   #80 
        - He needs to say; "Social security  Enthusiast   Jan-20-11 10:09 AM   #99 
           - I have never heard him say it either. He often uses that old  sabrina 1   Jan-21-11 02:50 AM   #107 
  - Would love to see the questions. It is "Obama's Social Security Talk" or "Speculative Op-Eds Talk"  emulatorloo   Jan-19-11 05:07 PM   #16 
  - How was the question worded....  WCGreen   Jan-19-11 05:14 PM   #21 
  - Link Works For Me, But It's A .pdf File...  WillyT   Jan-19-11 05:19 PM   #27 
  - Here's the content of the PDF - nothing about questions.  emulatorloo   Jan-19-11 05:28 PM   #36 
     - "Findings from an Election Eve/Night Survey of 1,200 Likely Voters Nationwide, Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 2010"  ProSense   Jan-19-11 06:22 PM   #61 
     - Voters oppose free trade deals by similar margins yet we keep getting them.  Hello_Kitty   Jan-19-11 11:06 PM   #86 
  - Not happy with either party on this issue and would want to know more about Lake's ...  slipslidingaway   Jan-19-11 05:48 PM   #48 
  - Obama's plan to raise retirement age up to 70...(?)  Imagevision   Jan-19-11 05:36 PM   #42 
  - Do you have any Obama quotes? n/t  emulatorloo   Jan-19-11 07:23 PM   #69 
     - Do Obama appointees count? Or is he not allowed to delegate? (nt)  w4rma   Jan-20-11 11:19 AM   #102 
  - i really do`t trust either party  madrchsod   Jan-19-11 05:52 PM   #50 
  - i haven't heard 'Obama's social security talk'  spanone   Jan-19-11 06:00 PM   #53 
  - Gee, so something we haven't heard of except out of the mouths  Arkana   Jan-19-11 06:02 PM   #55 
  - LOL n/t  emulatorloo   Jan-19-11 07:23 PM   #70 
  - Do you have quotes from Obama making it clear that SS  sabrina 1   Jan-19-11 07:54 PM   #74 
  - Recommend  Poboy   Jan-19-11 06:03 PM   #57 
  - Trust  whosinpower   Jan-19-11 06:03 PM   #58 
  - k and r but no one's listening.  senseandsensibility   Jan-19-11 06:42 PM   #64 
  - If you want to cut SS, you're in the wrong party. Period.  grahamhgreen   Jan-19-11 06:47 PM   #65 
  - EXACTLY correct, no REAL Democrat will ever suport  Raine   Jan-21-11 03:08 AM   #108 
  - K&R  Little Star   Jan-19-11 06:48 PM   #66 
  - DDDDDDDDUUUUUUUUUUUHHHHHHHHHH !  L0oniX   Jan-19-11 06:52 PM   #67 
  - Obama's social security talk? WTF?...  SidDithers   Jan-19-11 10:27 PM   #81 
  - Do not forget those who appointed the heads of the deficit reduction commission...  slipslidingaway   Jan-19-11 11:22 PM   #91 
  - bold means  snooper2   Jan-19-11 11:20 PM   #90 
  - I am a fairly informed person ...  Kweli4Real   Jan-20-11 10:34 AM   #100 
  - Then he had better come out and state, unequivically, that he won't do what he sounds like he is  w4rma   Jan-20-11 11:16 AM   #101 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-20-11 12:44 PM   #104 
  - Pay attention to Obama's state of the union schpiel...  Imagevision   Jan-20-11 12:46 PM   #105 
 

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