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  •  There are ways of getting appointees (1+ / 0-)
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    Deep Texan

    especially with the way Reid is structuring the filibuster.  Bring your nominee up, if they filibuster, let the people see, then bring up an even more progressive nominee.  The difference now will be the public will see just how obstructionist the Republicans really are.

    And then there's Recess appointments.

    •  I doubt having the public watch their (1+ / 0-)
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      codairem

      obstructionism would affect the gopers at all.  They don't give a shit what anybody thinks except the 1%

      Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a Republican. But I repeat myself. Harry Truman

      by ratcityreprobate on Wed Nov 28, 2012 at 05:15:03 PM PST

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