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McKinley faults Obama on sequester impasse

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee blames Tea Party

March 2, 2013

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denver

Mar-03-13 3:22 PM

Don Blankenship, and king coal, is a big time supporters of Shelley Moore Capito! And I'd say its just a matter of time before they find out that Capito knew what Blankenship was doing. And something else to think about how did Blankenship know when the "FEDERAL" inspectors were going to show up, and at what mine, like Upper Big Branch where an explosion 2010 killed 29 Massey miners. That"s why I wrote "Not good news for Shelley Moore Capito!"

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neocurmudgeon74

Mar-03-13 12:37 PM

to WestByGod (at Mar-02-13 9:59 AM)

I'm having trouble remembering whether Obama is supposed to be a Muslim, or a Communist? I've never heard of a Communist Muslim.

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neocurmudgeon74

Mar-03-13 12:33 PM

denver, "since we're getting off topic", might as well finish your thought. How do you tie Shelley Moore Capito to Don Blankenship? I'm not saying it doesn't hang together, just that you haven't supported your assertion.

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Kathie

Mar-03-13 11:32 AM

I bet whenever Obama crawled into his bed friday night, he laughed and said to the Mrs., "We did it again, we created a monster (sequestration), and managed to blame it all on the republicans, and our stupid supporters really believe us " ! I am convinced that Obama supporters are the dumbest people yet ! Wake up from your Obama slumber ! The sequestration was Obama's baby...he never intended to make any compromises with anyone...if he did, why wasn't he in D.C. meeting with congress to come up with a deal?..Instead, he was traveling around the country on his typical blame tour !

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Suttle

Mar-02-13 11:52 PM

Republican Rep. McKinley should have to explain to each person individually who loses his or her job because he stood by and put his political party above the very citizens of West Virginia that he was sworn to serve. Now, because of the insane inaction of McKinley and Congress, tens of thousands of American families will soon face financial ruin. The Republican Party has now put the United States of America at risk, both financially and to our never ending threat from terrorists. Rep. Mckinley has sullied himself and should be held accountable by the voters of his district. The financial pain will be felt throughout the MOV and surrounding areas in both Ohio and West virginia all in the name of protecting the super rich. How disgusting!!!

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musicbox

Mar-02-13 10:00 PM

Boehner: "I got 98% of what I want." Oh yeah, it's Obama's fault.

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manydemocrats

Mar-02-13 8:25 PM

When your party...."republican or democrat has a 14% NATIONAL approval rating, how can anyone continue to defend their policies and thinking? This stastic actully say that 86% of the electorate DISAGREE with your opinion.... DUH!!!!!

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pkrsbrgh

Mar-02-13 8:10 PM

still waiting on gorilla to give his/her reasoning behind the shameful rhetoric he/she tried to instill earlier...

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Tassie

Mar-02-13 8:02 PM

Yeah MothMan Republican leadership was so fed up with President Obama crap that they let 700,000 people {Americans} be put out of a job to save the tax loopholes for the rich! David McKinley is right on is he? NOT!

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manydemocrats

Mar-02-13 7:50 PM

That statistic means that 14% of you imbeciles are NUTS, in your thinking and conduct... This is not exactly """ROCKET SICIENCE"""... RIGHT WINGERS IT'S TIME TO RE- EVALUATE YOUR THINKING....

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manydemocrats

Mar-02-13 7:43 PM

With a 14% NATIONAL approval rating, How can you right wing MORONS defend the actions of the people you call representatives in congress.... Darm, what am I missing here???

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denver

Mar-02-13 7:36 PM

Here is another Interesting side note since we're getting off topic. A longtime subordinate of ex-Massey Energy chief Don Blankenship publicly implicated Blankenship for the first time Thursday in what appears to be a widespread corporate practice of "warning coal miners about surprise inspections."

Not good news for Shelley Moore Capito!

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Tassie

Mar-02-13 6:24 PM

Here's an Interesting side note, did you know that Rep. David McKinley (R-WV), is the top recipient of coal cash for 2012, receiving over $200,000.

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denver

Mar-02-13 5:54 PM

McKinley would take a chance at losing 700,000 America Jobs, because him and the republican leaders refuse to take a balanced approach that would cut wasteful spending on giveaways. Like corporate tax loopholes for Big Oil companies and the tax credits for companies that ship jobs overseas.

Whose fault is that?

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Itsnottolate

Mar-02-13 5:22 PM

WOW, what a surprise! Denver faults Republicans on sequester impasse who would have seen that coming?

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Tassie

Mar-02-13 3:54 PM

I see that the teabaggers are here again,, criticizing the wrong person for the problem. How about directing your criticism towards the real problem, the speaker and his distinguished mob of naysayers refusing to compromise.

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pkrsbrgh

Mar-02-13 1:02 PM

haha nice manydems...

to state it bluntly: i care more about facts than partisan rhetoric.

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manydemocrats

Mar-02-13 12:38 PM

LOL---- pkrsbrgh, you and I were thinking the same thing at the same time.....

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manydemocrats

Mar-02-13 12:36 PM

Gorrilla, Just because some obscure legislator makes a proposal to remove term limits on the office of president, is a TYPICIAL FOX NEWS TYPE of LIES and DISTORTION of the FACTS. However, because of OBAMA'S HIGH popularity and approval rating. I can understand your concern and YOUR TYPICAL RADICAL RIGHT WING attempts to distort the facts.... Although, I would seriously question the validity of your patroitism to country VS patroitism to RUSH LIMBAUGH TYPES.

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pkrsbrgh

Mar-02-13 12:34 PM

gorilla - this is the ninth time rep. serrano has introduced similar legislation you refer to since 1997 (which includes four attempts under bush's presidency). for you to claim that obama may wish to seek a third term because of this, simply is not supported by any facts.

also (yours truly), sen. mitch mcconnell introduced similar legislation in 1995.

maybe dive a little further in your research and theory-creating skills?

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rayduck

Mar-02-13 12:09 PM

AuburnMountaineer that was happening before President Obama took office, and I didn't hear anything form you republicans then.

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AuburnMountaineer

Mar-02-13 11:59 AM

Consider how well you could live if yo only had to earn 60% of what you spend. This is what our government does, borrowing the rest, primarily from China. Then, when someone suggests that this is not sustainable and you need to spend less, you say "Oh , No, we will not be able to live the same way we are with borrowed money" DUH !! Of course, we will have to cut some government jobs and some government program. But this will be mild compared to what will happen if we continue to use these borrowed dollars to buy votes.

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gorilla

Mar-02-13 11:54 AM

pkrsbrgh; You can find "The LIBRARY of CONGRESS - Thomas" at *******thomas.loc.gov/home/thomas.php

This site is the source for federal legislation information. It provides the status of all legislations: proposed, failed or passed, how your Senators and Congressmen voted. You can find out if your Reps. supported or opposed a Bill.

Look it up and learn!

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GregBailey

Mar-02-13 11:43 AM

Seriously? Multiple decades of running up debt and it's solely Obama's fault? McKinley is going to be in for a very rude awakening as debt finally crushes us.

We the people will be also, and deservedly so. We voted in these clowns that gave us instant gratification that we knew we'd have to pay for later.

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pkrsbrgh

Mar-02-13 11:19 AM

seriously gorilla?? you have made some pretty far out conspiracy theories in the past... but congrats, you just set a new low standard for troll comments. (sorry c8/kittycity)

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