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    Quote Originally Posted by Captdon View Post
    He did. He never said anything about cutting Social Security to those already receiving it. What @Cletus said about allowing stupid people to vote...
    What about those who will require it soon? A lifetime of paying an earmarked fee promised to take care of us in our old age.? A fee separate from taxes, not meant for the general fund. A fee of 7-8% for decades? What about us. I think you may see AARP become a one issue bee hive that politicians would do well not to piss off.

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    Worst loss in midterm history, Obama.
    “What’s the difference between a cannibal and a liberal? A cannibal doesn’t eat his friends.” -- Lyndon Johnson

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    This election just increased my property taxes $60 a month. These taxes hurt the retired on fixed incomes and often forced them to move out of houses they have lived in for over 30 years.
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    Quote Originally Posted by nathanbforrest45 View Post
    Simple
    More people would rather be enslaved than free.
    People are sick of politics as usual but have no understanding of what to do. Therefore they change out congressional control but have only voted out one of the last 5 presidents. And not because the other four were all doing a good job either.
    They voted in Trump because he was different but still had a name and a party affiliation that the media had crammed down their throats. In fact he has a history with both "major gangs".
    They are ready for change but uncertain how to or unwilling to put the research into how to properly go about it. But they'll get there eventually and send the donkephant packing

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    With the amount of invaders allowed into the country ; it becomes harder for Saxons to retain political power in the unnatural environ.

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    Quote Originally Posted by donttread View Post
    What about those who will require it soon? A lifetime of paying an earmarked fee promised to take care of us in our old age.? A fee separate from taxes, not meant for the general fund. A fee of 7-8% for decades? What about us. I think you may see AARP become a one issue bee hive that politicians would do well not to piss off.
    It will go into effect for a younger age like it did when Reagan did it. I was less than forty when they raised the retirement age.

    I wouldn't kick AARP in the ass. They approved and worked to get the ACA passed which stole 700 billion out of Medicare. Why would you think I like them? I don't know of a single thing they have ever done for me.
    Liberals are a clear and present danger to our freedom and our society and our morals.

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    Quote Originally Posted by donttread View Post
    Almost always one of two things

    1) Not paying the mortgage
    2) Not paying the taxes. The property taxes, the kind that are great with both "sides" and drive up everyone's cost of housing
    So you think Ryan who was leaving the House and didn't get that money out there until the last minute, didn't affect the Repubs?
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    Quote Originally Posted by )))Marc((( View Post
    With the amount of invaders allowed into the country ; it becomes harder for Saxons to retain political power in the unnatural environ.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cletus View Post
    The Democrats took the House for one simple reason.

    Stupid people are allowed to vote.
    YOU wouldn't have able to vote otherwise.
    Cons are anti-American Russian lovers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Common View Post
    The media lying, democrat politicians raging and ranting, all had their base whipped into a frenzy. Also illegal voting had an impact how big who knows.

    I think Paul Ryan and the anti trumpers helped the democrats, thankfully Paul ryan is now done, ive always loathed the guy, flake and corker will be gone.

    One thing is for certain Trump and his agenda was not repudiated by this election, if he were to have been it would have been worse than 2010, democrats are clearly not fully on solid ground with the country.
    Enjoy your wet dream until reality bites.
    Cons are anti-American Russian lovers.

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