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  •  When Dems were in the minority (0+ / 0-)

       filibuster was a dirty word. Now that Repubs are on the other end, not so much.


    What's the difference between Vietnam and Iraq? Bush knew how to get out of Vietnam.

    by happy camper on Fri Jun 15, 2007 at 01:43:20 PM PDT

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    •  Well- it's our job to get into the media (0+ / 0-)

      and spread the word that a filibuster of this bill or a veto of this bill means a vote against workers in the US. Period. The Republicans can align themselves against working people at their own peril- but it's our job to make sure that the people know what they have done.

    •  To be fair ... (0+ / 0-)

      ... Democrats filibustered their fair share of legislation while Bill Clinton was President, although they weren't nearly as abusive with the filibusters as Mitch McConnell has been.

      Today, the Court purports to be the dispassionate oracle of the law. - Justice Blackmun

      by jim bow on Fri Jun 15, 2007 at 04:07:22 PM PDT

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