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Thu Oct 11, 2012 at 07:49 PM PDT

To be 100% honest

by Rustbelt Dem

I didn't think Biden had it in him.


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Wed Oct 03, 2012 at 08:52 PM PDT

OK, Let's Calm Down

by Rustbelt Dem

May I recommend the following strategies for getting over the latest fever swamp of doomsterism:

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Thu Jun 28, 2012 at 08:56 AM PDT

First Jeb, now Roberts?

by Rustbelt Dem

I like many others here were rather "surprised" when I heard that Roberts voted with the liberal block to uphold the ACA.  Not on the points of law, mind you, but the law has been rather malleable this session to fit the Chamber of Commerce's agenda.  

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Thu Jul 14, 2011 at 07:16 AM PDT

A Future Presidential Address?

by Rustbelt Dem

August 2nd, 2011:

Ladies and Gentlemen, my fellow Americans:

As you may have heard, the last few months have been filled with negotiations in regard to our spending, the so called "debt ceiling."  It has been a passionate debate, and one that is vital to the financial health for our great nation.  However, in spite of numerous attempts to compromise, the Republican leadership in the House of Representatives has refused to act in good faith.  They have put their own ideology over the good of the nation.  As such, I am forced to take steps that I had hoped that I would not have to do.  I am speaking to the American people to explain my actions.

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I want an effective one.  

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I feel that the McCain campaign in future years will be studied as a model case of panicking, overcompensation, and ineptitude.

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