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Villaraigosa on God, Jerusalem Vote: I Definitely Heard a 2/3 Majority

dmoose Wrote: Sep 08, 2012 9:44 PM
I saw that on Hannity. This is the party saying "Every vote counts". Apparently, some votes count more than others.
brimley Wrote: Sep 08, 2012 10:00 PM
kinda like being "pro-choice"

but only if you "choose" to kill babies.

Was Villaraigosa living in an alternate universe at the DNC, too?  When the Democrats held a voice vote to modify the platform, undoing the omission of God and Jerusalem, chaos among the delegates ensued. It was clear to anyone watching that a 2/3 majority was not reached, even after three votes were held. After the first vote the chairman began to say,  “In the opinion of the…” then he realized ‘hey, wait a minute, that wasn’t a majority’ and proceeded to finish his sentence, “let me do that again.” He did. The same thing happened and he just...