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How on Earth can anyone still support the Democrat Party?

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The corruption of the Democrat Party has become so in-your-face-obvious despite the lies and cover-ups by their Progressive Main Stream Media cheerleaders that it has become a ridiculous joke.

For too many years the signs of corruption have been everywhere and nonstop!

And the Democrat Party has now begun introducing US politics to Banana Republic style corruption with their ever-expanding ballot manipulations.

How could any honest self-respecting American possibly still support this 20th Century Democrat Party?

Seriously; would somebody/anybody please offer-up a sensible rational explanation...Please!
 

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I completely agree!
Fingers crossed the democrats lose in 2020!
 

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OP is mindless cheerleading. Why is it in Law and Order.
 

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When you value concepts like decency, law and order, compassion, truth, and logic, the Democratic party is the only party you've got to choose from nowadays.
 

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The corruption of the Democrat Party has become so in-your-face-obvious despite the lies and cover-ups by their Progressive Main Stream Media cheerleaders that it has become a ridiculous joke.

For too many years the signs of corruption have been everywhere and nonstop!

And the Democrat Party has now begun introducing US politics to Banana Republic style corruption with their ever-expanding ballot manipulations.

How could any honest self-respecting American possibly still support this 20th Century Democrat Party?

Seriously; would somebody/anybody please offer-up a sensible rational explanation...Please!

Asking for a sensible rational explanation from the political left?
Umm. Hmm. Don't hold your breath.

Never mind the fact that the 'news' (DNC political propaganda arm) media is gaslighting the electorate with pro-left, anti-Trump crap 24/7.
 

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The corruption of the Democrat Party has become so in-your-face-obvious despite the lies and cover-ups by their Progressive Main Stream Media cheerleaders that it has become a ridiculous joke.

For too many years the signs of corruption have been everywhere and nonstop!

And the Democrat Party has now begun introducing US politics to Banana Republic style corruption with their ever-expanding ballot manipulations.

How could any honest self-respecting American possibly still support this 20th Century Democrat Party?

Seriously; would somebody/anybody please offer-up a sensible rational explanation...Please!

Why would anyone support the Republican party? There's tons of corruption there too.
 

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The corruption of the Democrat Party has become so in-your-face-obvious despite the lies and cover-ups by their Progressive Main Stream Media cheerleaders that it has become a ridiculous joke.

For too many years the signs of corruption have been everywhere and nonstop!

And the Democrat Party has now begun introducing US politics to Banana Republic style corruption with their ever-expanding ballot manipulations.

How could any honest self-respecting American possibly still support this 20th Century Democrat Party?

Seriously; would somebody/anybody please offer-up a sensible rational explanation...Please!

This election wasn't about supporting the Democratic Party. 95% of Democrats voted for their congressional candidates, 94% of republicans for theirs. Independents gave the House to the Democrats by voting for Democratic congressional candidates 54-42 with 4% voting third party.

https://www.cnn.com/election/2018/exit-polls

On election day 2018, only 21% of independents viewed the Democrats in congress favorably, 50% unfavorably. while at the same time 24% of independents viewed Republicans in congress favorably, 47% unfavorably. Questions 59A and B.

https://d25d2506sfb94s.cloudfront.net/cumulus_uploads/document/ylp5ygohjs/econTabReport.pdf

It's easy to see that independents which gave the house to the Democrats this year didn't care for either party. Also note that in 2016 independents voted for Trump 46-42 with 12% voting third party and for Republican congressional candidates 51-47 over the Democrats. Why? Why the huge change?

For independents, the answer is easy, Trump. I've been saying all along and getting laughed at by Republicans and Trump supporters that independents don't like the unpresidential behavior of the president. They viewed him as obnoxious and uncouth. Policy wise and stances on issues, independents were fairly evenly split on those, for some, against some. It's Trump's persona, his personality more akin to a WWE wrestler than an occupant of the White House. They don't like his name calling, his temper tantrums much like a five year old whose parents failed to teach him any manners. Perhaps the bottom line is most independents expect a president to act presidential.

Gallup said this back in July 2017, I think it still applies. "Trump's unique personal style, brashness and disregard for conventional political norms and discourse -- while clearly a negative for many during the campaign -- helped him stand out from other Republican contenders and ultimately contributed to his victory in November. Six months into his presidency, these same characteristics remain prominent in the minds of his detractors and remain the most frequently cited reasons as to why the majority of Americans think he is not doing a good job."

https://news.gallup.com/poll/214091...utm_content=morelink&utm_campaign=syndication

Bottom line as far as I'm concerned, Trump's distasteful personality, his repulsive behavior as president cost the Republicans the House. Not so much his policies, as I stated, independents were split on those. It's his character that drove independents into the hands of the Democrats. Away from Trump and his republican counterparts.

It will only get worse for the GOP and Trump, Trump won't change. Like the ACA hung like an albatross around their necks costing the democrats first the House in 2010, then the senate in 2014. Trump is that albatross for the GOP, costing them the House this year, most likely the senate in 2020.
 

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The corruption of the Democrat Party has become so in-your-face-obvious despite the lies and cover-ups by their Progressive Main Stream Media cheerleaders that it has become a ridiculous joke.

For too many years the signs of corruption have been everywhere and nonstop!

And the Democrat Party has now begun introducing US politics to Banana Republic style corruption with their ever-expanding ballot manipulations.

How could any honest self-respecting American possibly still support this 20th Century Democrat Party?

Seriously; would somebody/anybody please offer-up a sensible rational explanation...Please!

Wow. The election last week really messed with your head, didn't it?
 

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You are obviously too young to have learned that the repubs since Nixon, have been the party of corruption.

Nixon, several felony convictions and with a guilty impeachment in the senate and criminal charges once removed.

To complete the corruption, Ford pardoned Nixon for all crimes relating to the Watergate investigation.

Reagan had HW Bush meet the Iranians in France to hold off on releasing our hostages until after [he] was inaugurated.

A traitorous act if you did it...ok if an 'R' does it. (why did several R senators go to Moscow on 7/4/2018 ?)

In exchange, his admin. would sell that terrorist nation missiles using the million$ to finance an illegal war. Another traitorous act.

Several convictions of his admin. Got the nickname of the Teflon man because none of his co-conspirators would implicate him.

Sec. State Geo. Schultz and VP Bush attended all of the meetings, knew all of the players and the mission, yet got clean away with it.

G.W. Bush got his father business with Saudi Arabia for the Carlyle group on which daddy served on the board and specifically for this corruption.

Got Medicare Part D passed by the repub congress complete with a legal requirement to pay retail price...several times what other citizens pay around the world.

(Now a $27 trillion unfunded liability)

There are books on the real party of corruption if you care to be objective. But feel with your above diatribe...you are not.
 
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OP is mindless cheerleading.
Absolutely not, Eco...I'm as serious as a death row executioner with his hand on the kill-switch!

Why is it in Law and Order.
Because, believe it or not, 'political corruption' is a crime...

And it's high time the powers-that-be start treating it as such.

And I'm actually a bit surprised at your response, Eco.

I would've pegged you as someone that had this figured out.
 

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Absolutely not, Eco...I'm as serious as a death row executioner with his hand on the kill-switch!

Because, believe it or not, 'political corruption' is a crime...

And it's high time the powers-that-be start treating it as such.

And I'm actually a bit surprised at your response, Eco.

I would have pegged you as someone that had this figured out.

That doesn't really seem entirely sane.
 

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The corruption of the Democrat Party has become so in-your-face-obvious despite the lies and cover-ups by their Progressive Main Stream Media cheerleaders that it has become a ridiculous joke.

For too many years the signs of corruption have been everywhere and nonstop!

And the Democrat Party has now begun introducing US politics to Banana Republic style corruption with their ever-expanding ballot manipulations.

How could any honest self-respecting American possibly still support this 20th Century Democrat Party?

Seriously; would somebody/anybody please offer-up a sensible rational explanation...Please!

Trump.
'Nuff said.
 

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Absolutely not, Eco...I'm as serious as a death row executioner with his hand on the kill-switch!

Because, believe it or not, 'political corruption' is a crime...

And it's high time the powers-that-be start treating it as such.

And I'm actually a bit surprised at your response, Eco.

I would've pegged you as someone that had this figured out.

Why do you celebrate and promote corruption and graft?
 

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When you value concepts like decency, law and order, compassion, truth, and logic, the Democratic party is the only party you've got to choose from nowadays.
Why would anyone support the Republican party? There's tons of corruption there too.
You are obviously too young to have learned that the repubs since Nixon, have been the party of corruption.

Nixon, several felony convictions and with a guilty impeachment in the senate and criminal charges once removed.

To complete the corruption, Ford pardoned Nixon for all crimes relating to the Watergate investigation.

Reagan had HW Bush meet the Iranians in France to hold off on releasing our hostages until after [he] was inaugurated.

A traitorous act if you did it...ok if an 'R' does it. (why did several R senators go to Moscow on 7/4/2018 ?)

In exchange, his admin. would sell that terrorist nation missiles using the million$ to finance an illegal war. Another traitorous act.

Several convictions of his admin. Got the nickname of the Teflon man because none of his co-conspirators would implicate him.

Sec. State Geo. Schultz and VP Bush attended all of the meetings, knew all of the players and the mission, yet got clean away with it.

G.W. Bush got his father business with Saudi Arabia for the Carlyle group on which daddy served on the board and specifically for this corruption.

Got Medicare Part D passed by the repub congress complete with a legal requirement to pay retail price...several times what other citizens pay around the world.

(Now a $27 trillion unfunded liability)

There are books on the real party of corruption if you care to be objective. But feel with your above diatribe...you are not.
Trump.
'Nuff said.
The Republican Party, by necessity, is far less corrupt than the Democrat party.

This is obvious by the fact that the Democrat Party and the MSM must actively invent and concoct Republican corruption, of which this ridiculous Russian collusion investigation is a prime example.

The GOP has long been forced to walk the 'straight-n-narrow' simply because the MSM watches them like starving vultures which is a good thing because politicians and government need the non-stop scrutiny of a watchdog press.

The problem is; this same MSM not only ignores the flagrant corruption of the Democrat Party, it actively downplays, covers up and defends them.

And it has nothing to do with President Trump because all this started long before his political career ever began.

And you people that continue to support the Democrat Party is the reason they remain so incredibly corrupt!
 

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When you value concepts like decency, law and order, compassion, truth, and logic, the Democratic party is the only party you've got to choose from nowadays.

And I thought you didn't have a sense of humor! :lamo
 

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The Republican Party, by necessity, is far less corrupt than the Democrat party.

This is obvious by the fact that the Democrat Party and the MSM must actively invent and concoct Republican corruption, of which this ridiculous Russian collusion investigation is a prime example.

The GOP has long been forced to walk the 'straight-n-narrow' simply because the MSM watches them like starving vultures which is a good thing because politicians and government need the non-stop scrutiny of a watchdog press.

The problem is; this same MSM not only ignores the flagrant corruption of the Democrat Party, it actively downplays, covers up and defends them.

And it has nothing to do with President Trump because all this started long before his political career ever began.

And you people that continue to support the Democrat Party is the reason they remain so incredibly corrupt!

What LOL?

https://www.washingtonpost.com/nati...e-achieving-rare-feat/?utm_term=.e5d914c8f058

Not to mention R voted for the *****grabber in chief who high level advisors are dropping like flies for crimes.
So you've got it completely backwards.
 

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The corruption of the Democrat Party has become so in-your-face-obvious despite the lies and cover-ups by their Progressive Main Stream Media cheerleaders that it has become a ridiculous joke.

For too many years the signs of corruption have been everywhere and nonstop!

And the Democrat Party has now begun introducing US politics to Banana Republic style corruption with their ever-expanding ballot manipulations.

How could any honest self-respecting American possibly still support this 20th Century Democrat Party?

Seriously; would somebody/anybody please offer-up a sensible rational explanation...Please!

After the Kavanaugh witch hunt, Dems physically repulse me. Right now, I can't fathom ever voting for another Dem.
They are feckless liars who will do ANYTHING to stay in power. There is no lie they won't tell and no person they will not destroy.
And I don't think they have a moral compass which would give them a moment's hesitation.
I fear the Dems having total power and control. They will destroy our country.
 
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