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Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow brags
that it doesn't 'matter' to her how high
gas prices are because she drives by every
station in her electric vehicle

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Posted By: Ribicon, 6/7/2022 3:45:52 PM

Democratic Senator Debbie Stabenow said that gas prices 'don't matter' personally to her because she has an electric vehicle as she urged the country to move toward this mode of transportation to decrease reliability on greedy oil companies. 'On the issue of gas prices–after waiting for a long time to have enough chips in this country to finally get my electric vehicle–I got it and drove it from Michigan to here this last weekend and went by every gas station and it didn't matter how high it was,' the Michigan senator said during a hearing on President Joe Biden's budget proposal.(Snip)United States senators make an annual salary


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Anti_democRAT 6/7/2022 3:56:24 PM (No. 1178998)
I would say it matters to rural michiganers that cant afford to hook up their trailer and boat for a weekend camping and fishing. Thats is their life that these commies have put on hold.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: itsonlyme 6/7/2022 4:00:47 PM (No. 1179000)
From the article - "Michigan's average household income is $59,234 between 2016-2020 – just a few thousand over the typical cost of an EV, according to the U.S. Census Bureau." Nancy "Puke" Pelosi and her "alleged" DUI husband have a $24K refrigerator. Probably filled with Grey Poupon Ice Cream.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: DVC 6/7/2022 4:01:14 PM (No. 1179003)
It ought to get her unemployed, soon.
24 people like this.

Reply 4 - Posted by: Highlander 6/7/2022 4:04:56 PM (No. 1179006)
She see the bill for a new battery. It’ll be higher than all the gas she passed up.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: idahoskook 6/7/2022 4:06:02 PM (No. 1179007)
The internal combustion is an a essential element of our freedom. Without it……..we are less free. And that’s what this is all about.
31 people like this.

Reply 6 - Posted by: bobn.t 6/7/2022 4:07:46 PM (No. 1179008)
Unfit to serve.
23 people like this.

Reply 7 - Posted by: Lazyman 6/7/2022 4:11:21 PM (No. 1179013)
I wonder how the voters think of her, "let them eat cake,"attitude?
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Right Time 6/7/2022 4:12:30 PM (No. 1179015)
When Debbie Stupidnow's battery dies on the highway between Michigan and DC, I hope she'll bring her fuel can to borrow a can of electricity
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Reply 9 - Posted by: BeatleJeff 6/7/2022 4:14:40 PM (No. 1179016)
"Let them drive EVs" is the modern day equivalent of "Let them eat cake." And we all know what happened to Marie Antoinette.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: formerNYer 6/7/2022 4:16:30 PM (No. 1179017)
Michigan to DC is 400+ miles, way more than the range of electric vehicles, unless it's a hybrid which does use gas. Either way how about the poor people that can't afford an electric vehicle? I thought the D'Rats were the party of the working class? Liar & a hypocrite.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: marbles 6/7/2022 4:16:31 PM (No. 1179018)
She drove from Michigan to DC ( I doubt it ) but anyway, how often did she stop to recharge and how long did it take to recharge? AND how does she think electrical energy is produced?
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Indy8166 6/7/2022 4:18:08 PM (No. 1179021)
And Oh by the way if you can’t afford a Tesla, you just don’t matter.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: stablemoney 6/7/2022 4:18:19 PM (No. 1179022)
Debbie, your vehicle is entirely made by energy generated by the oil, gas, and coal industries. In fact, the world economy cannot sustain itself without the oil, gas, and coal industries. The industrial revolution was built on these industries and their abilities to produce steel for machinery, plastics, and chemicals. The best steward of industry is the invisible hand, which is the intelligence and efforts of individuals pursuing their self interests.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: singermom9 6/7/2022 4:26:45 PM (No. 1179032)
Wait til we have brownouts this simmer and she cannot get a full charge. Hope she gets stranded and no on comes to help her. She can then WALK past all the gas powered vehicles that are merrily on their way getting to their destination.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: smokincol 6/7/2022 4:26:49 PM (No. 1179033)
sounds so much like any statement from a member of the arrogant, aristocrat class and very rude, I think
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Reply 16 - Posted by: NYbob 6/7/2022 4:30:45 PM (No. 1179039)
Nice job Michigan voters, especially all the women who voted for this smug idiot. Try a little harder next election.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Starboard_side 6/7/2022 4:34:38 PM (No. 1179046)
How rich of her to say something so crass.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Italiano 6/7/2022 4:39:21 PM (No. 1179053)
There's stupid. Then there's very stupid. Then there's complete imbecility. (Add a few more levels) Then we finally get to Democrat Woman Politician-level brainlessness.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 6/7/2022 4:47:34 PM (No. 1179066)
My, my, Stabenow. Aren't you special. Just how were you able to re-charge your car batteries then, honey.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Quigley 6/7/2022 4:55:32 PM (No. 1179073)
It doesn’t matter how much food costs! I’ll just have my assistant go get some! And it doesn’t matter how much house prices have gone up cause i already has one!! Nya nya-nya nya nya. Fools! If you weren’t so stupid you be in congress like me! Oh ive gotta go vote on how much money you’ll have next year. See ya, wouldn’t wanna be ya!
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Reply 21 - Posted by: downnout 6/7/2022 5:07:40 PM (No. 1179078)
And just where does she think the electricity comes from? Unicorns passing gas?
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Birddog 6/7/2022 5:11:38 PM (No. 1179080)
Ya...she gets a $7500 Tax credit/Subsidy, funded by people that buy Gas...their fuel taxes also pay for the roads she drives on. that is over 1500 gallons of gas, around 100 tanks full, paid by SOMEONE...else.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: justavoter 6/7/2022 5:18:24 PM (No. 1179082)
Could someone please verify that she actually "drove" from MI to DC? (sound of Jeprody music)
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Nimby 6/7/2022 5:42:01 PM (No. 1179095)
What a pOS
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Reply 25 - Posted by: Twinkle93 6/7/2022 6:02:05 PM (No. 1179109)
After Hurricane Ida last year hit us here in Louisiana, I thanked God for fossil fuels. They fueled emergency vehicles, hospitals, police cars, my home generator for a week, the electric companies repair trucks (this included all of those that came from out of state), delivery trucks, chain saws, etc..
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Reply 26 - Posted by: SALady 6/7/2022 6:28:32 PM (No. 1179119)
Detroit to DC is about 550 miles. I could easily drive that in 1/2 day in my gas-powered crossover vehicle. That means she took at least 2 days to drive that distance, considering a Tesla is lucky to get 350 miles on a charge, and then it will take about 8+ hours to fully charge it again for the rest of the trip -- if you are lucky enough to be in a place with the faster real Tesla chargers. My time is worth money. And sitting in Pittsburgh for 8+ hours of charging (instead of 10 minutes to fill up at a gas station) so I can get back on the road is a huge waste of my time and money!!!
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Reply 27 - Posted by: danu 6/7/2022 6:35:10 PM (No. 1179121)
Stab-u -now's pants are on fire--> hope the great Andy Ngo will spend his vacay zeroing in on these greedy gangsters and their hauteur -- from pelousy on down, to expose their lying and thieving.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: volksford 6/7/2022 6:56:58 PM (No. 1179135)
I hope her butt is caught in a major blizzard with traffic backed up twenty miles .
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Reply 29 - Posted by: deerejon 6/7/2022 7:21:16 PM (No. 1179166)
I hope it catches Fire with her in it.Then let us know how wonderful your Electric car is.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: JrSample 6/7/2022 7:24:07 PM (No. 1179171)
''Haa ha ha... Only peasants pay for gasoline. Also, I don't have to worry about high grocery prices, because I only eat in restaurants.'' --Sen. Stabenow
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Reply 31 - Posted by: skacmar 6/7/2022 8:30:03 PM (No. 1179229)
I'm glad that Do Nothing Debbie can afford an EV. Most of can't and will not be able to due to the rising costs of everything and general uncertainty in the economy. Stabenow's attitude is the same as most Democrats: I've got mine so SCREW YOU!
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Hazymac 6/7/2022 9:01:52 PM (No. 1179256)
#28 and #29 have the right idea. You can't take a trip in one of these glorified golf carts. These things won't fly. They're boutique transportation, good only for short local jaunts on the ground. When the population wakes up to the impracticality of e-transportation (and the lack of necessary electrical generation to power them up), even Elon Musk might be in financial trouble. Think carefully. Why electric vehicles? Why? For what? Stop whackin off.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: mifla 6/8/2022 4:58:52 AM (No. 1179459)
My, aren't we arrogant.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: M-79 6/8/2022 7:44:44 AM (No. 1179540)
As long as Michigan has the Dominion voting machines she will be a senator.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: msjena 6/8/2022 8:15:49 AM (No. 1179565)
Let them eat cake!
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Reply 36 - Posted by: RayLRiv 6/8/2022 9:45:58 AM (No. 1179639)
Excuse me while I pass some gas: D-E-B-B-I-E S-T-A-B-E-N-O-W (looks like by driving an e-car she also passes gas)
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