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Postby John Q. Public » Wed Mar 27, 2019 12:41 pm

Poll on this from Quinnipiac. Others are similar. The first says this is political suicide, the second is a warning for Progressives, the third, maybe a suggestion for Progressives. Look at the switch Republicans made between 2 and 3.

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Postby crayegg » Wed Mar 27, 2019 1:50 pm

I'm not sure what "buying into Medicare" means.

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Postby John Q. Public » Wed Mar 27, 2019 9:07 pm

The only proposal I've heard of on that is to allow people between 50 and 65 to qualify for Medicare by kicking in an extra $X a month. No idea what X would be at this point but I will say it's sure nice not having any qualms about whether or not you can afford to get care when you need it. I had decent insurance before but Medicare's been downright nice.
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Re: "the inevitable disaster that will be the Trump Administration"

Postby Vilepagan » Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:24 am

Guess who said this:

“He should be forced out of office,”

“He is a disgrace to our country.”

“In one way you could say it’s a crime what he did,"..."because … he was making horrible statements that he knew were false."

Who said that and who were they talking about?

Amazingly that was uttered by trump...about Adam Schiff...isn't it interesting that trump thinks a Congressman should resign for lying. There's also the "forced out of office" comment...does he even know how that might be accomplished?
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Postby Wabash » Thu Mar 28, 2019 6:33 am

Schiff only won his last election by 55 points. Let's hope Trump stays focused on that and not something important like healthcare.
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Postby John Q. Public » Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:05 pm

The guy's incapable of saying anything without lying. I count six lies in this series, none of which serve any purpose in supporting his contention. :bonk:



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Postby Wabash » Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:30 am

Can he please keep his story straight for at least one day? Now he is claiming he never wanted to address healthcare till after 2020.

Claiming the GOP has a better plan. But they refuse to show it.

What idiot believes that at this point in time? The GOP had two years to offer up a better alternative and they did nothing but try to repeal Obamacare.
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Postby John Q. Public » Wed Apr 03, 2019 9:04 am

No predictions on what Republicans come up with or when, but "you have to elect us to see what it is," like it's some kind of game show, doesn't sound like a good idea for any of their candidates. I give that gambit a week, tops.
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Postby Wabash » Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:35 pm

The Chair of the House Ways and Means Committee issued a subpoena for the last six years of Trump's tax returns. Trump is vowing to fight them all the way to the Supreme Court.

I doubt there is anything that would rise to the level of an impeachable offense. What could possibly be there that would terrify him to that level?
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Postby John Q. Public » Wed Apr 03, 2019 10:04 pm

I heard he only requested them. And I assume Mnuchin would deny the request. No idea what the precedent is on that sort of thing but it could be interesting.
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Re: "the inevitable disaster that will be the Trump Administration"

Postby Vilepagan » Thu Apr 04, 2019 3:15 am

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Postby Wabash » Thu Apr 04, 2019 4:36 am

Huh?


Technically you are correct. The Ways and Means Chair sent a letter. Not a subpoena.
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Postby Vilepagan » Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:02 am

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Postby Wabash » Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:33 am

Sure. I reread the article. It stated that Trump would probably take it to the Supreme Court.

Which doesn't change my original point.

Why is he so worried about what is in his returns?
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Re: "the inevitable disaster that will be the Trump Administration"

Postby Wabash » Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:08 pm

We have to assume that whatever damaging information is in there is fairly current. What could it be? That he claimed no charitable deductions? Everyone already knows he is a miser, so that wouldn't be big news. That he claimed huge charitable deductions for giving money to his own foundation? New York State is already on that case. The most plausible thing that would show up on a tax return and would be damaging would be transactions involving Russia, such as deductions for interest paid to Russian banks for loans, capital gains or losses on Russian real estate deals, etc. These would undercut his statements that he has no business with Russia.

Not grounds for impeachment. But certainly enough to hurt him politically in areas where he is already vulnerable.
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Re: "the inevitable disaster that will be the Trump Administration"

Postby broman » Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:23 pm

The tax returns should be framed around national security. Do the Presidents past business activities, current business activities , and debt ratio impact his political decisions. Have foreign governments tried use the Trump org. to impact policy? Focus on what is in the public record and make that the narrative. Like I said, should, the "D's" could miss this up again... #-o

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Re: "the inevitable disaster that will be the Trump Administration"

Postby John Q. Public » Thu Apr 04, 2019 6:29 pm

Like the clip I posted said, Congress can generally only get his taxes if it's part of a prosecution, impeachment being the only prosecution Congress does. Ways and Means, however, did a little twist by saying that they want to investigate how the IRS treats the president's taxes, which is within its purview but I kind of doubt it will fly. Another committee might have better grounds for a request.

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