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Response to JustFiveMoreMinutes (Reply #1)

Thu Nov 8, 2012, 08:08 PM

7. Not good enough to motivate.

Remember 2000? Peace and prosperity, 23 million jobs created, a president who left office with incredibly HIGH approval ratings despite being impeached . . . and it was CLOSE' close enough to steal.

It appears that people get lazy when things are going well in the country. It only took ONE Duhbya term to destroy all that President Clinton and the Democrats worked so hard for.

Midterm elections should get the same attention by the Obama Camp as their presidential election. You'd be surprised how many Democrats didn't even know we had a 2010 midterm election and that helped the TeaBaggers push Republicans into office all across the country, into the House where obstructionism immediately began to rear its ugly head, and voter suppression and racists laws were being passed faster than they could bring it to the floors of state legislatures.

We must remain vigilant and have something to fire up those relatively lazy voters - and we need to do so quick because the 2014 midterms are just around the corner.

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