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rsmith6621 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-03-11 05:26 PM
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Obama presses Congress to end FAA shutdown


http://news.yahoo.com/obama-presses-congress-end-faa-sh...



Obama Will Presses the Congress in 5 Weeks...I don't believe for one minute that President Obama is concerned about this FAA shutdown He's going to let his RIGHT WING friends take their 5 week break first
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KoKo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-03-11 05:39 PM
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1. A "good thing" that our President "presses Congress" to restore paychecks
for THOUSANDS of Employees held HOSTAGE by Congress on Both Sides...no matter what they say...it's both sides.
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MichiganVote Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-03-11 05:40 PM
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2. +1
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Skink Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-03-11 05:47 PM
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3. Here would be a good time for Obama to use some Presidential power.
there's got to be something in the Patriot act for this kind of situation.
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KoKo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-03-11 06:07 PM
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4. Seriously!... he needs to do it... n/t
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Cali_Democrat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-03-11 06:23 PM
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6. Dude, he won't
He's just not a confrontational person. That approach would anger the GOP and Obama prefers attempting to build bridges with people that want to destroy him.
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KoKo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-03-11 06:47 PM
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8. check this out..some University Professors on Obama...
I thought it was interesting.. Hat Tip to another DU'er for this. If you like something more...intellectual than posters on DU have time to get into, but that some of us who want to "probe deeper" about Obama enjoy reading:

http://coreyrobin.com/2011/08/01/572/
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boston bean Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-03-11 06:21 PM
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5. I have a trip the last week of August? Is there any chance my flight will be canceled.
Is it safe?
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jwirr Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-03-11 06:42 PM
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7. Why didn't he include that in his grand deal? They are not going to
return to DC for this.
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