Re: [The-Medina-We-Surround-Them] Re: Filibuster

From: Robert Heed
Sent on: Thursday, March 7, 2013 10:58 AM
Amen Christen!

On 3/7/13, Christen Varley <[address removed]> wrote:
> The Wall Street Journal ran an opinion on the filibuster saying it was
> basically designed to entertain libertarian college kids. The comments
> refuting that opinion are fantastic. I haven't seen so much enthusiasm on
> the right side of the aisle since Joe Wilson shouted "You lie."
> http://online.wsj...­
>
> As someone who has worked in policy for years at state and national level, I
> recommend we all write to our OH GOP Senator today - and the D as well -
> asking them why they did not join the filibuster and stand up for due
> process. I know we're tired of calling and writing letters but we have an
> opportunity before us to "exploit".  We should be writing letters to the
> editor as well - and keep the conversation going on talk radio!
>
> "Our" point all along (yes, I am new to this group) has been that federal
> government in general and the Obama admin in particular are taking away our
> individual liberties at an unprecedented rate. The refusal to clarify the
> drone policy may be the most egregious one but it is not affecting us on a
> daily basis like the debt and deficits, incursions on property rights
> and privacy violations are. Senator Paul did a great job of linking Obama's
> drone policy to his other anti-liberty policies and practices. Let's
> endeavor to do the same and start new conversations!
>
>
> On Mar 7, 2013, at 7:36 AM, Robert Heed wrote:
>
>> Sanator Graham said the following:
>>
>> "I think it's paranoia between libertarians and the hard left that is
>> unjustified," Graham said. "I trust this president and other presidents to
>> exercise commander-in-chief authority in a time of war.".
>>
>> How does this guy keep his job?
>>
>>
>>
>> On Thursday, March 7, 2013, Nancy B-N <[address removed]>
>> wrote:
>> > I really enjoyed following/participat­ing in the filibuster on twitter.
>> > And, while, several tweets were read on the floor of the senate,
>> > unfortunately, the best ones couldn't BE read on the floor of the senate
>> > - LOL.
>> >
>> > Also, several senators were called out by name on twitter, asking why
>> > they weren't there, afterwhich, many of those called out, did show up.
>> >
>> > During the course of the evening, most of the items trending on twitter
>> > were related to the filibuster, such as:   standwithrand, filibuster,
>> > filiblizzard (play on the fact that DC was shut down for a blizzard that
>> > never happened), etc.
>> >
>> > --
>> > Nancy
>> > There is No Left and Right
>> > There is Only Tyranny and Freedom
>> >
>> > ---- [address removed] wrote:
>> >> This is the most fun I've had watching C-Span in a very long time.
>> >> Interesting to see the Senators jumping in to help Rand Paul.  Ted
>> >> Cruz, Mike Lee, Marco Rubio on now, and others.
>> >> --
>> >> Nancy
>> >> There is No Left and Right
>> >> There is Only Tyranny and Freedom
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
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>> Bob Heed
>>
>> "Virtue, morality, and religion.  This is the armor, my friend, and this
>> alone that renders us invincible."  Patrick Henry
>>
>>
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> Christen Varley
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>
>


-- 
Bob Heed

"Virtue, morality, and religion.  This is the armor, my friend, and
this alone that renders us invincible."  Patrick Henry

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