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View Diary: Hey White House, may I ask for something? (248 comments)

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  •  I anticipate some sentiment here at Kos (1+ / 0-)
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    that will be derisive of me and those who believe in the president.  OK.  

    But I know incompetence.  This president is competent and he is not a corporatist and he is not right wing on anything.  I am more like Senator Bernie Sanders in my world view.  I know that the US is in big trouble because of unbridled capitalism and the attached abuses of our people.  President Obama is working hard for the people.  Damn, it is as if I am channeling MLK ("I have been to the top of the mountain...") and I may never see the fulfillment of equality for everyone in the US (straight/gay. women/men. lower/working/middle/upper classes, etc), but I do believe we are on our way.  President Obama helps & does not hinder that.


    •  Tommy....I am part (1+ / 0-)
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      the Hell No Chained CPI group.  The reason the president is doing some things is because we are holding him accountable.  I believe I should not nor you should have to fight against some of these policies left over from Bush and he is getting the base fired up but maybe not in the way he wants.  
      I stand by all of my criticism of the workings of the backlogs which are ridiculous and stand by these Hell No Blogathons.  He is not doing the best he can and as an advocate I will preach to either side I feel is not doing us right.   I speak on behalf of all the veterans...who feel they are getting a raw deal.....I spoke of you in a diary just last week of waiting so long........Susan 29 is a widow and has not received her widows pension.  I cannot handle a chained CPI and I continue to raise Hell.  The president called on our behalf last year as well.   He may want to keep that line open considering I still got some complaints on the way things are going.

      Congrats on the call......peace my friend.

      We the People have to make a difference and the Change.....Just do it ! Be part of helping us build a veteran community online. United Veterans of America

      by Vetwife on Thu Apr 11, 2013 at 03:38:18 PM PDT

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