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Old 1st August 2019, 06:11 PM   #176
Delphic Oracle
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Originally Posted by Craig4 View Post
Biden would have been better off telling everyone, "listen you bunch of lightweights, governing is hard. You don't get to choose you who you do it with and you don't get to decide how they'll vote. So, you make choices, hard decisions, compromises. You deal with people repugnant to you. We did the ADA because that's what we could do. We did the 1994 crime bill because that was the best option on the table." That sort of response is really what will keep the more progressive candidates down.
Yeah, taking paternalistic jabs at progressives will really win them over.
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