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  •  Funny, he did serve 2 terms. Won in Dem wave of (2+ / 0-)
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    Odysseus, bleeding heart

    2006 (vs Johnny Gard) then defeated Gard again in Obama wave in 2008.  Lost by 9% (30K votes) in Tea Wave of '10.

    And what does that say when we don't remember 1/2 his Congressional time?  heh.  Good Dem, better 'ranking' than Kind; just not the guy for this race.

    It is necessary that laws should be passed to prohibit the use of corporate funds directly or indirectly for political purposes; it is still more necessary that such laws should be thoroughly enforced. - Theodore Roosevelt, 1910

    by JVolvo on Thu Dec 22, 2011 at 04:46:39 PM PST

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    •  Yes, my bad. Time flies when (1+ / 0-)
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      the politics suck. Kagan had two terms. He is not as well known and hasn't been around the action lately. IOW, he's not making the motions of someone who is interested. Or if he is, there's not much sound.

      My opinion is that whoever it is should be a known name now because there will be insufficient time to introduce a new player into the field. Again, my opinion.

      You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else. -- Sir Winston Churchill

      by bleeding heart on Thu Dec 22, 2011 at 06:58:57 PM PST

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