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Old 12-07-2011, 12:02 PM
 
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He does not deserve this. Cronyism is common everyday in Washington.

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Old 12-07-2011, 12:03 PM
 
Location: NC
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Yes he does. He tried to sell a seat.
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Old 12-07-2011, 12:03 PM
 
Location: Raleigh, NC
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Now this is what I call social justice.

Thanks for the heads up, OP.
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Old 12-07-2011, 12:04 PM
 
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He does not deserve this. Cronyism is common everyday in Washington.
I bet if he was a GOP member, you'd be saying thats not enough time.
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Old 12-07-2011, 12:04 PM
 
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Yes he does. He tried to sell a seat.

What he does goes on all the time in Washington. Chicago is no more corrupt that Washington.
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Old 12-07-2011, 12:06 PM
 
Location: NC
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What he does goes on all the time in Washington. Chicago is no more corrupt that Washington.
So if one person gets away with murder, then murder must fine and dandy?

He committed crimes and got prosecuted. You don't agree like others, because he is a democrat.
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Old 12-07-2011, 12:07 PM
 
Location: Raleigh, NC
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What he does goes on all the time in Washington.
Murder goes on all the time in Washington too. Should we ignore it because some get away with it?

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Chicago is no more corrupt that Washington.
Once evidence surfaces of more seats being sold, they will be incarcerated too. Patience.
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Old 12-07-2011, 12:08 PM
 
Location: Texas
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What he does goes on all the time in Washington. Chicago is no more corrupt that Washington.
So nothing should be done about it just because it's common? Maybe if it wasn't so ignored, it wouldn't happen as much. Hopefully this will send a message and will be a first step towards stopping this sort of behavior.
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Old 12-07-2011, 12:08 PM
 
Location: Land of debt and Corruption
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Do you even live in Illinois? Give me a break, he most definitely deserves this and then some.
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Old 12-07-2011, 12:09 PM
 
Location: Vermont
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Good. He's a crook and he has it coming.
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