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  •  Elected officials for the AWB of '94 (0+ / 0-)

    were held accountable for their support. So was the Dem Party at large.

    •  That's because Democrats ran away from it (3+ / 0-)
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      after they passed it.  Democrats did the same in 2010 after passing health care reform.  Does that mean health care reform is wrong?

      We have to take leadership on important, progressive issues like these -- even if we seem a bit ahead of the times with the voters.  Let's have courage in our convictions.

    •  Right. It wasn't total failure on the signature (0+ / 0-)

      issue the President was elected on.

      It wasn't the fact that they failed to enact the fixes he promised to make to NAFTA before passage.

      It was guns.  Just guns.

      This place needs a PVP server.

      by JesseCW on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 03:11:13 PM PST

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