Special Session: Broaden the call?

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Re: Special Session: Broaden the call?

Postby ELB » Sat Jun 20, 2009 12:02 pm

I understand the fact that senators and representatives cannot be single-issue flag wavers all the time, and that even if they don't help us on a particular bill or issue, we have to look at the broad view -- are we better off overall with this person? and if yes, avoid scalding them too badly over any one issue.

However, if this is true, and I have no reason at all to think Mr. Cotton is making it up:

Charles L. Cotton wrote: ...the last minute sellout by a particular person on Calendars Committee... Chas.

...that person's head needs to be on a stick for both Republicans and Democrats to see. It's one thing to come out and say "I can't do this one" up front, but a switcheroo backstab needs to be punished.
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Re: Special Session: Broaden the call?

Postby Bart » Sat Jun 20, 2009 2:48 pm

phoneguy wrote:
aardwolf wrote:The dirty rats allowed good bills to die to block a fair vote on the ID bill. I think Perry should call a special session for the ID bill to send them a message. Otherwise they'll do it more and more, like a four year old throwing a tantrum to get his way.


Then the dems will just run to New Mexico and hide like they did during the redistricting fight in 2003. Our biggest mistake then was letting them back into the state.

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Re: Special Session: Broaden the call?

Postby gwashorn » Wed Jun 24, 2009 12:46 pm

Done and hope more follow

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Re: Special Session: Broaden the call?

Postby CodeJockey » Wed Jun 24, 2009 1:36 pm

I have contacted both Gov. Perry and Mr. Straus. I sincerely hope this makes it.
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