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Old 04-02-2019, 01:53 PM
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Originally Posted by HurricaneDitka View Post
It wasn't MY hypothetical. It was Richard Parker's / Buttigieg's. And no, I don't think it has even the slimmest chance of passing, for precisely the reason that you complain about: everyone, including Pelosi and Schumer, will look at the political implications of passing it, and oppose it if they feel they'll end up on the short end of the exchange.
No. Richard Parker posted the idea, from a Democratic candidate about something that may happen should he be elected president. You created your hypothetical of how you dreamed it would play out if the current legislature passed this plan this term. Your post is what is divorced from reality. Its right there, just scroll up to post #79. All your words.
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