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Old 03-24-2018, 06:01 PM
 
Location: Home, Home on the Front Range
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Did you miss the "I wrote in Rand Paul" part of my post? Talk about people seeing what they wanted to see.
Yes.
I also read this:”but I did actually think Trump might be different.He started strong-ish, cutting some fluff from our plethora of alphabet agencies, but after the first increase in military spending anyone could have seen this new budget coming.”
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Old 03-24-2018, 08:07 PM
 
Location: Long Island
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He was not going to veto this bill, that would require a firm position as to the rejection in addition to the hard work required. Even under the best of circumstances this was going to be a $1T budget, there are no potential significant cuts.

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Old 03-25-2018, 03:32 PM
 
Location: Philthadelphia Slums with Pilot1
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Fact is, I don’t know what you’re all complaining about now. This is the same Republican Party that it’s been ever since I can remember. Trump isn’t behaving any different than any other Republican President. And the Congressional Republicans aren’t behaving any different than any other Republican Congressional majority in the past.
Well, I heard numerous people say they were voting for Trump because he was going to "shake up Washington" (their words, not mine). They truly believed Trump's outsider gimmick.
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Old 03-25-2018, 04:13 PM
 
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But what was our alternative. Just look at our choices. One guy who obviously BS's us into voting for him knowing full well he was going to sell us out and the other one is a falling down drunk who could have never been trusted with this nation.

This is what humanity has to offer for the leader of the world?

We have BIG problems.
Would a hybrid candidate have worked better ?

Sometimes I do believe Trump might do much better with just a drink or two . It can works wonders for anxiety and untightness. He might even tweet less and less.

The question now becomes, given what we know about Trump in recent days , would many of his fans still vote for him. Throughout the internet, the number of disgruntled and unhappy Trump base fans is quite staggering.
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Old 03-26-2018, 01:38 PM
 
Location: One of the 13 original colonies.
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[quote=desertdetroiter;51405795]Strange how Trump won, yet none of you right wingers voted for him.

Ain’t that something? Funny how that works.


Well I didn't vote for him and I said back before the election that I was not going to vote for either of them. What's funny to me is the fact that you talk a lot about things you know nothing about. Perfect example of Reagans saying about It is not that our liberals friends are ignorant but that they know so much that isn't so. LOL! You are proof of that

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