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Can the Democratic Party Govern America?

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Posted By: Magnante, 8/14/2019 6:06:32 AM

I recently had a lunch meeting with a client of 25 years who is a lifelong member and financial supporter of the Democratic Party. (snip) This same cabal that would be charged with governing the nation has, for the past three and a half years, marginalized, physically confronted and repeatedly accused 63 million Americans who voted for Donald Trump of being not only racists but fascists and white supremacists, as well as homophobic, xenophobic and among the most vile people on the face of the earth. What will be their intentions for these rightfully incensed citizens?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Lazyman 8/14/2019 6:38:46 AM (No. 151708)
We will all live in Newark but without any help from the State or Fed because they will be unable to help since they will be broke too.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Socio 8/14/2019 6:41:50 AM (No. 151711)
They don't want to Govern they want to rule it.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: MattMusson 8/14/2019 6:44:55 AM (No. 151715)
Only if you define Bullying and Intimidation as governing. But hey, it worked for George the Third.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: George R. 8/14/2019 6:46:24 AM (No. 151716)
This article is scary! I believe it is also true. I wish someone who has the microphone would one day ask the Democrat Presidential candidates: "How many millions of Americans are you willing to kill to implement your socialist agenda? In every instance of Communist take-over of government millions died! Russia 20 to 40 million; China 80 to 100 million; little Cambodia, the Khmer Rouge 7 to 10 million Democrats are dangerous people, not only to individuals but the country as well.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: F15 Gork 8/14/2019 6:51:17 AM (No. 151721)
America? No way. Venezuela? You bet!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 8/14/2019 7:44:55 AM (No. 151745)
Are you kidding? They can't manage their own party. They think leadership is in-your-face confrontation and intimidation. Dems live outside economic reality. Things cost what they cost for a reason. While there can be some level of cost containment in some areas, usually lower price means you get less. Medicare for all could only be implemented at a great price tag. But it would also require great cost reductions that the dems would simply impose on the system because that is what is required to make it work. Those reductions would limit the service available and increase waits for service. In some cases it might rule out getting the service. It will lower quality. It will reduce innovation and discovery of new meds and medical/surgical techniques. The dems will vehemently deny this but it MUST happen. Why? Because it is economic reality. Less money equals getting less. Period. This is why all Socialist based systems fail, they are based on economic fantasy and trying to force people into behaviors that simply cannot be sustained.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Deety 8/14/2019 7:57:58 AM (No. 151755)
Democrats do not govern. They dictate. If you do not submit, you are punished. Even if you submit, you are punished.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: udanja99 8/14/2019 8:11:23 AM (No. 151764)
Thank you Founding Fathers for giving us the 2nd Amendment!
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Reply 9 - Posted by: chance_232 8/14/2019 8:12:25 AM (No. 151765)
Wrong question. Can the Democrat party govern WELL or even competently is more appropriate.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Clinger 8/14/2019 8:15:22 AM (No. 151769)
Perfect question #4. Of course they can take many of our guns but they will have to go house to house and not every homeowner will go without a fight. This will require periodic raids. Then once the guns are hidden, the feisty people shot or jailed, the penalty for having a gun must be extreme. As the storm troopers sweep the suburban and rural areas the dazzling urbanites will continue to kill one another at the current rate while becoming more emboldened to expand their trade to the disarmed surrounding areas. This is the path that they are proposing whether they know it or not. The danger posed by the criminal and mentally ill fringe we face today is a drop in the ocean compared with the danger of totalitarian government and disarmed society.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: bigfatslob 8/14/2019 8:43:55 AM (No. 151806)
A communist is a socialist in a hurry carrying a gun.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 8/14/2019 8:44:29 AM (No. 151808)
These clowns can't even control their own lives let alone controlling our lives.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: tom7 8/14/2019 8:57:12 AM (No. 151826)
"Can the Democratic Party Govern America?" Sure, if by "govern" you mean rule by iron-fisted diktat. Listen to them - ban everything that smacks of freedom, demolish any courts or institutions that disagree with them, seize assets of anyone they dislike. They can do that (if they are allowed to).
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Annie Xango 8/14/2019 1:03:55 PM (No. 152158)
Does anyone remember just before BHO took office..that Val Jar..the real POTUS..said we will be ready to RULE from day one...chilling...
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Smart11344 8/14/2019 3:05:01 PM (No. 152263)
It's no secret that the democrats can't even govern themselves.
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