“What kind of country have we become?”

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  1. Kennesaw Kid

    Kennesaw Kid Super Moderator Staff Member

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    “What kind of country have we become?” she said. “These truckers are not one party. They span the spectrum. What bonds them together is, they did everything right. They’ve been betrayed by their government. ... If we don’t protect them, who do we protect?”

    http://akronbeaconjournal.oh.newsmemory.com/publink.php?shareid=1423b7cc6
     
  2. highheadblues

    highheadblues Well-Known Member

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    Sad truth is nobody cares about anyone but themselves today. Like governor Walker says " divide and conquer ".
     
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    ABFer Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Governor Walker, James P Hoffa, Judy McReynolds, Jamie Pierson, Fred Smith et al.
     
  4. LEHIGH vALLEY

    LEHIGH vALLEY Well-Known Member

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    If you trust the Government or the Union to protect your rights then there's a bridge in Brooklyn I wanna sell you!
     
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    Hoosierky Enjoying Life Everyday!

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    So you trust Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders? The only person who has your best interest at heart is

    YOU!
     
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  6. mud

    mud Wonderin'

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    The politician that helps me, is the one I'm voting for. That's what it has become. Politicians, or political parties buying votes.
    Kinda like how Jimmy Hoffa and the Teamsters Union started out back in the 1930's.
     
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    ESP Well-Known Member

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    Mr. Mud, that is exactly what I have been told in D.C. We have to let the politicians know we can put them out of office if they do not help us. Even at that we can still be blindsided. Good Luck.
     
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