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It's been 3 days and I'm STILL disturbed about Chet Edwards Vote For Bush's FISA Bill
 


7 August 2007 at 12:12:34 PM
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After all this rain, there's been a lot of grass to mow, which leads to some good reflection and arguments with myself.

I live in Texas. I am at the national and state levels represented entirely by Republicans (except Edwards, more about him in a moment). Even at the local level, although the Judge is a Democrat, my precinct commisioner is a Republican. Therefore, even though I have voted for years, there's no one that really represents *my* point of view or interests. The President is a right-wing Republican. My two state senators, Hutchison and Cornyn, are Republicans. Kip Averitt

In the last election, I voted for Edwards, even though his positions on so many matters were Republican positions.... why? Because he was a Democrat. And I wanted to see the Democrats get a majority in Congress so that they could REVERSE all the horrendous decisons the Republicans have made. Where did that get me? Got me Nancy Pelosi saying that impeachment is off the table. (I suspect now that it's probably because of people like Chet Edwards that said, behind the scenes, if you go for impeachment,


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