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To: BenLurkin

“It’s an unpopular idea with lawmakers on both sides of the aisle in Congress, and officials with the Obama administration have also criticized it.”

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So why is Congress even considering it?

Maybe instead, Congress should look for ways to throw the UN out of the US.


7 posted on 05/26/2012 8:26:36 AM PDT by fatnotlazy
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To: fatnotlazy

So why is Congress even considering it?

Easy.
“Don’t blame us, the UN did that!!”


14 posted on 05/26/2012 8:49:25 AM PDT by djf ("There are more old drunkards than old doctors." - Benjamin Franklin)
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To: fatnotlazy
So why is Congress even considering it?

So they can scare the IP providers into thinking they will vote for it, which would result in the lobbyists for the IP providers supplying more money to the Congressmen to defeat it, thus lining their own pockets.

21 posted on 05/26/2012 10:08:28 AM PDT by TheCipher (Suppose you were an idiot and suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself- Mark Twain)
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