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Obama campaign uses email
list to rally supporters
on ´fiscal cliff´

The Hill [Washington, DC], by Justin Sink

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 11/21/2012 3:26:53 PM

Supporters of President Obama received an email outlining the president´s position on the "fiscal cliff" Wednesday, the first evidence of his plan to use his massive campaign infrastructure to advocate for policy goals. On Tuesday, the president´s campaign manager, Jim Messina, said the system built for the releection effort — including its huge voter and donor databases that were widely credited with helping secure a victory — would be used increasingly to advocate for policy goals. The email highlights Obama´s ideas to avoid the tax hikes and spending cuts scheduled to go into effect next year.

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I find that behavior reprehensible. It´s just one long party and campaign for the political hack 0bama. He sure does get down to work with everyone to solve these critically important issues. s/o Of course most of them were caused by Democrats so what does he care?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Mass Minority, 11/21/2012 3:33:03 PM     (No. 9028074)

I also am deeply troubled by this crass behaviour. The President needs to sell his policy positions to the entire country on their merits, not to mobilize an easily misled partisan minority to canvas with prepared talking points and no chance of counterpoint.

This is the antithesis of informed governance. This is propagandizing on a new and deeply troubling level.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Straitpath, 11/21/2012 3:43:54 PM     (No. 9028090)

Say what you will, they are not dumb.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mike PHX, 11/21/2012 3:45:56 PM     (No. 9028093)

Supporters on fiscal cliff? Is he rallying them to jump?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: nevernaught, 11/21/2012 3:50:20 PM     (No. 9028098)

And how will that influence a Republican majority in the House. By the way, your Union thugs are making a lot of people who voted for both parties mad by blocking LAX streets so people can´t travel on Thanksgiving day. After going through all that, then they have to be felt up and ogled by more Union thugs working for TSA. That is after stuff was stolen from their baggage. The Socialist/Marxist ideology is upon us.

Why is it that people who don´t believe in any religion get Easter, Christmas and other holidays off of work. Seems like they should opt out.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JoeUser, 11/21/2012 3:51:23 PM     (No. 9028101)

LOL, Obamaspam...

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Reply 6 - Posted by: AltaD, 11/21/2012 4:01:11 PM     (No. 9028113)

Oh joy, we´ll get to hear obama "fiscal cliff" talking points during Thanksgiving dinner from the liberal relatives.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: formerlyphelps, 11/21/2012 4:12:34 PM     (No. 9028132)

FTA: "…has a concrete plan to reduce the deficit so we can grow the economy."

Interesting. This appears to be a radical reversal of direction for team -0-. The entire first term was about spending money we don’t have to “grow the economy”. Now we have to “reduce the deficit” to “grow the economy”? Why didn’t -0- reveal his “concrete plan” during the campaign? And if reducing the deficit is the key to growing the economy, why did team -0- expand the deficit so massively in the first place?


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Reply 8 - Posted by: Dante, 11/21/2012 4:16:02 PM     (No. 9028134)

Your brain dead drones can´t help you on this one, Zero, something has to be delivered other than hype. Worthless creep.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: volksford, 11/21/2012 4:22:10 PM     (No. 9028145)

Well,maybe our side can crank up all that valuable info from ORCA.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: trackman999, 11/21/2012 4:24:43 PM     (No. 9028150)

I got the e-mail. There is a long category list, african-american, asian-american, senior, hispanic, gay etc. Caucasian is not listed.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: jdh, 11/21/2012 4:42:40 PM     (No. 9028169)

There was also a place to donate to the Obama/Biden Victory Fund. I wish he would remember that he said "Maybe peace would have broken out with a different kind of White House, one less committed to waging a perpetual campaign—a White House that would see a 51–48 victory as a call to humility and compromise rather than an irrefutable mandate."
in The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream


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Reply 12 - Posted by: sceptic82, 11/21/2012 5:05:47 PM     (No. 9028196)

I had one of these forwarded to me by a co-worker. Here´s some text:

"That´s the President´s plan, but he´s not wedded to every detail. He is determined to work with Congress to find compromise and common ground. ... In fact, the Senate has already passed a bill to keep your taxes low. The House needs to pass it, and Congress should get it to the President as soon as possible."

At the end, there is even a "Donate" button! (So his supporters can donate, but only the rich can afford to "redistribute"?)

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Reply 13 - Posted by: strikingviking, 11/21/2012 5:12:06 PM     (No. 9028203)

This is our modern Fascist´s version of the Nurenbourg rallies by which The Leader gave his worshipers their marching orders.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: volksford, 11/21/2012 5:16:32 PM     (No. 9028214)

# 10 PLZ forward that e-mail to any white male obamabots you might know.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: nonsense, 11/21/2012 5:42:00 PM     (No. 9028252)

Experts at the use of Propaganda. Useful idiots do not have jobs and do not pay taxes, therefore the only skin they have in the game is the hold they have on the "free stuff".

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Reply 16 - Posted by: WIBadger, 11/21/2012 6:02:48 PM     (No. 9028273)

Most of Barky´s supporters aren´t able to grasp basic math much less the complexities of the fiscal cliff.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: stablemoney, 11/21/2012 6:13:39 PM     (No. 9028291)

Maybe Obama´s supporters could send some money to the U.S. Treasury.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Altoona, 11/21/2012 6:45:08 PM     (No. 9028332)

Cult of personality a la Hugo and Fidel

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Reply 19 - Posted by: tatterdemalion, 11/21/2012 7:16:07 PM     (No. 9028367)

did he also ask for $3 and promise dinner with with his family if people support his decision to drive off the cliff?

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Starlady, 11/21/2012 7:54:44 PM     (No. 9028413)

The Hill.com is one of the biggest PR arms Zero has., they are just trying to ruin your Thanksgiving Day. One way to get over the big Zero is to focus on those you love, forget his message of division and hate.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: LanieLou, 11/21/2012 10:32:21 PM     (No. 9028618)

Obama´s database is compiled from all US citizen data.. from HHS, IRS & elsewhere. They aren´t using a campaign database... they have us all categorized & identified... and targeted.

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