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Old 01-15-2020, 09:34 AM   #1
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Records: Connecticut congressional candidate Robert F. Hyde had U.S. ambassador to Ukraine under ‘physical surveillance'

“Mr. Hyde … sent a series of text messages suggesting that he had Ambassador Yovanovitch under physical surveillance in Kyiv and that ‘They are willing to help if we/you would like a price,’ ” according to a letter sent by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam B. Schiff.
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Old 01-17-2020, 07:58 AM   #2
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Old 01-17-2020, 02:57 PM   #3
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Business as usual, a slide starting with Reagan.
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Old 01-18-2020, 10:49 PM   #4
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Business as usual, a slide starting with Reagan.
You misspelled "Nixon". His Southern Strategy was the beginning of all of this.
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Old 01-18-2020, 11:52 PM   #5
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You're right, 59 years ago today Ike said...

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As we peer into society’s future, we – you and I, and our government – must avoid the impulse to live only for today, plundering for our own ease and convenience the precious resources of tomorrow. We cannot mortgage the material assets of our grandchildren without risking the loss also of their political and spiritual heritage. We want democracy to survive for all generations to come, not to become the insolvent phantom of tomorrow.
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Old 01-23-2020, 04:11 PM   #6
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I don't believe Reagan and Bush 1-2 were anti-American. I believe they had different ideological visions for the country. Bush 2 most obviously fell for the neo-con nonsense. The current occupant's corruption is not ideological. Ideology is how he keeps his believers in line but his corruption is personal and against the interest of the United States.

Emphasis: I believe Reagan loved this country.
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Old 01-23-2020, 04:19 PM   #7
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"Emphasis: I believe Reagan loved this country." Griff
And So do I. I did exceptionally well during the Reagan years.
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Old 02-14-2020, 02:43 AM   #8
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Watch this man, he's stealing democracy...
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Old 02-14-2020, 02:59 AM   #9
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Nixon's Southern Strategy was promoting racism, Reagan's strategy was pushing down the organization of the working men so robber barons could make a comeback in control of the government as well as commerce and industry.
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