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bhikkhu Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-20-11 11:20 AM
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19. The GOP sweep of the mid-terms brought real change
Edited on Sun Nov-20-11 11:30 AM by bhikkhu
...which is the example most relevant to the OP, I think.

on edit - the most immediate real change following that was the compromise that extended the bush tax cuts, which was unthinkable just a few months before. I know every thinks now that was all Obama - they forget the "GOP mandate" of the mid-terms...how a nation of people could decide to give a majority to asshats promising little but low taxes for the rich is beyond me, but I'd look at the next elections to see whether anything is going to change.
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