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2019-10-17 Syria-Lebanon-Iran
U.S. Republican, Democratic Lawmakers Introduce Legislation Opposing Trump's Decision To Withdraw U.S. Forces From Northeastern Syria
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Posted by Fred 2019-10-17 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [308 views ]  Top
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#1 Did you pass a AUMF to make any of the Syrian military adventure action legal?
Posted by Procopius2k 2019-10-17 08:37||   2019-10-17 08:37|| Front Page Top

#2 Oppose all you want. He is still the CnC. You are not.
Posted by DarthVader 2019-10-17 09:08||   2019-10-17 09:08|| Front Page Top

#3 Conservative Tree House has an article on it passing and calls for a "Stand" against the GOPs who supported the bill. Two takeaways:

1. They want to punish GOPers like Scalise and Crenshaw who legitimately think bailing out was a bad idea. In other words, don't think, don't have opinions, but follow the Prez/Party regardless. Don't represent the people, represent the Party...gee who does that sound like?

2. Cummings is listed as "did not vote". Strange, being dead hasn't stopped Donks from voting in the past.
Posted by Mercutio 2019-10-17 11:38||   2019-10-17 11:38|| Front Page Top

#4 Sorry, forgot link as I was bloviating

https://theconservativetreehouse.com/2019/10/16/a-call-to-action-stand-we-will-remember-the-129-republicans-who-refused-to-stand-with-president-trump/
Posted by Mercutio 2019-10-17 11:42||   2019-10-17 11:42|| Front Page Top

#5 The House has 197 Pubs, 234 Dems, 1 Ind., and 3 vacancies.

65% of the Pubs voted in favor of this legislation. ~ 31% Pubs voted against. Doesn't appear that any Dems voted against this legislation.

Looks like the Dems, as usual, voted as a block, 225 in favor. The remainder of votes can be accounted for by those voting "present" (4) and those not voting (14), and vacancies.
Posted by JohnQC 2019-10-17 16:04||   2019-10-17 16:04|| Front Page Top

#6 If you want to pick some GOPers to go after, ID the 10 Trunk senators who voted to overturn Trump's veto of the "no wall" bill.
Posted by Mercutio 2019-10-17 17:07||   2019-10-17 17:07|| Front Page Top

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