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Democrats Drop the Hammer

Not sure why it took so long to get to this point – but here it is. The Democrat leadership has finally thrown down the gauntlet to their fractious members in the Senate and House. Committee chairmanships, the most prized political plums in Congress are on the line here for folks who allow the Rethugs to shaft Health Care Reform…

About freakin’ time!

Talk about a Nuclear option!

Now, the funny looking cap on Senate Majority Reid was a reference to a 90’s group, Devo –

Rachael needs a bit of soul – so lets suggest two other approaches –

Smooth and Silky –

Or ready for the Get Down

(After all it is “Funky Friday!”)

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Posted by on October 9, 2009 in The Post-Racial Life


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60! Six Zero! Al Franken Finally “Elected”

Senator Al Franken

Senator Al Franken

Un-freakin- believable that this has been held up for so long, leaving the folks in Minnesota without representation from their elected Senator.

Well – the good news is that the Senate now has a 60 Seat Democrat majority which could stymie Republican efforts to derail progress. Let’s hope they use it soon to correct some of the politically motivated decision of the SCUMUS 5, get the Health Care Bill Moving…

And finally get the country back on the right track.

After 8 Months, Franken Wins Senate Seat in Minnesota

Nearly eight months after Election Day, Al Franken, a former comedian and an author, appeared certain on Tuesday to become the next United States senator from Minnesota, giving the Democratic Party at least symbolic control over Senate filibusters. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on June 30, 2009 in Stupid Republican Tricks


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