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  •  So GOP gerrymandered districts, (1+ / 0-)
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    jan4insight

    and GOP voter-suppression have had no effect on American politics, yes?

    It's just because the Democratic politicians aren't doing their jobs that we can't get any legislation passed or nominations through?

    -4.75, -5.33 Cheney 10/05/04: "I have not suggested there is a connection between Iraq and 9/11."

    by sunbro on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 02:46:51 PM PST

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    •  Part of Congresspeoples' job (1+ / 0-)
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      Shahryar

      is pushing for things that benefit your political coalition.  In short, if gerrymandering would help Democrats, they should do it.  Certainly, the Democrats should be pulling out all the stops and playing every brand of dirty politics they know — in order to stop the Republicans from doing it.  Politics is a Machiavellian art, and not for the faint-hearted.  

      Shirley Chisholm was right. Our Republic is in deep trouble.

      by Big River Bandido on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 02:59:06 PM PST

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