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Chuck Todd: If Lincoln Were Dealing with These Republicans, We'd Still Have Slavery

wmou Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 6:49 AM
Every party that has been in the minority in congress throughout our history has been obstructionists. It's part of politics. Just because you are in the minority does not mean giving the majority everything they want without a fight. The racist charge is so tired, but for some reason it's still effective.
Timothy32 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 8:28 AM
the house has passed 30 bills for the economy that harry will not even bring up or bring one of his own so then they can conference on the differances. the obstructionist are HArry and company. There is a reason they have not passed a budget. It allows Obama to move money around in the executive branch with impunity.
americathebeautiful Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 7:52 AM
AND wmou, now we have an imperial dictator as prez who is trying desperately to completely "castrate" the Congress all together. He wants power and more power and more power. Yes, he is a power hungry dictator who on top of everything else - HE IS ABJECTLY ILLITERATE.

Not his words, you must understand.  Just a "depressing" observation from a "very smart" White House aide:
 


 

Joe Klein -- last seen beclowning himself on Benghazi -- gets a big laugh at this line because it's so true, right?  Republicans are just the worst.  Lincoln would have never been able to handle this bunch of radicals.  Maybe this "very smart" White House source should go re-watch Lincoln, or re-read his history books.  Congressional Republicans were the ones who