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Republocrat duopoly eats itself in Calif. Lege, Congresswoman Nguyen

So the Congresswoman, whose family came as refugees from VietNam, while she was still a very small child, and her father was some kind of government official in the Puppet Saigon Regime, went on a revenge rant against Tom Hayden, … Continue reading

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DADT repeal on hold

Stalled. A retaliation, perhaps, for the filibuster on the Tax/Unemployment “deal”. Mixed feelings on the first. I mean, sure, take away inequality. But this reminds me of something Cicely Tyson said in a movie, concerning the integration of the Army, … Continue reading

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33 Billion more asked for the war…

uhhhh… What, is President Obama doing the Presidential version of a filibuster, tossing in all kinds of extras to the budget just to keep the opposition scrambling? I wonder how quick John McCain and Senator Lisa Murkowski (R, Alaska) are … Continue reading

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What kind of idiot do they take you for?

In the hands of Republicans, the filibuster seems to be a silver bullet. They used it today without firing a shot. The Democratic majority wanted to fashion some legislation, but lacked the 60 votes to stop a filibuster. As a … Continue reading

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Ken Salazar to start Filibuster For Peace

Ken Salazar, Democratic Senator from Colorado, has grown a spine and has begun to Filibuster against Iraqi War funding! He was egged on to take a principled stance for once, by Richard Skorman of Poor Richard fame, who was named … Continue reading

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