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Senate won't Pass Military Pay Protection Act
30 Sept 2013

Posted on 09/30/2013 10:22:51 AM PDT by 11th_VA

FR won't let me post the link to Military Times, but the story is there ...


TOPICS: Front Page News; Government; News/Current Events; Your Opinion/Questions
KEYWORDS: abortion; deathpanels; govtshutdown; militarypay; obamacare; obamacaves; zerocare
The Senate is playing with fire ...
1 posted on 09/30/2013 10:22:51 AM PDT by 11th_VA
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To: 11th_VA

I think they won’t bring it up. If they did, it would pass unanimously.

No more CRs from House until military funding bill is voted on.


2 posted on 09/30/2013 10:24:06 AM PDT by Principled
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To: 11th_VA

So, democrats will not pay the active duty troops

purple lips is demanding he get his way or no way


3 posted on 09/30/2013 10:24:44 AM PDT by silverleaf (Going to war without the French is like going hunting without an accordion.)
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To: 11th_VA

The Senate acts as Obama’s shield (nothing gets to him thus he is blameless and he says he will veto such and such and thus the senate doesn’t bother bringing it up) and the Media acts as the Senate’s shield.

No matter what the republicans in the House do, they will be blamed, so they might as well go for broke! But there are members like Peter King, that stand with the democrats on all things.

Chuck Schumer: “we’re united. You’re not.”


4 posted on 09/30/2013 10:26:10 AM PDT by cotton1706
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To: 11th_VA

Democrats care more about illegal aliens than American heroes.


5 posted on 09/30/2013 10:26:53 AM PDT by Mich Patriot (PITCH BLACK is the new "transparent")
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To: 11th_VA

Good. Let them alienate the military.


6 posted on 09/30/2013 10:27:48 AM PDT by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: Principled
No more CRs from House until military funding bill is voted on.

Now the Senate is holding the Military hostage ...

7 posted on 09/30/2013 10:28:01 AM PDT by 11th_VA (I want a president who won't enforce tax laws ...)
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To: 11th_VA

I guess this means that if Air Force One flies Obama to his pretend-work vacation in Bali next weekend, the military crew won’t be getting paid but Obama will be getting paid


8 posted on 09/30/2013 10:29:21 AM PDT by silverleaf (Going to war without the French is like going hunting without an accordion.)
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To: 11th_VA; blueyon; KitJ; T Minus Four; xzins; CMS; The Sailor; ab01; txradioguy; Jet Jaguar; ...

Active Duty/Retiree ping.


9 posted on 09/30/2013 10:29:57 AM PDT by Jet Jaguar
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To: 11th_VA

Yes I think this will easily be the over-reach that will make even some of the media report honestly.


10 posted on 09/30/2013 10:30:26 AM PDT by Principled
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To: Mich Patriot
Democrats care more about illegal aliens than Americans heroes, period.

Fixed that for you.
But there's a bonus; Republicans don't care about Americans either — if they did we'd see something done about the state-sponsored terrorism incident Fast and Furious, the Benghazi incident, the IRS scandal, the NSA scandal, the Tax-code, and "immigration" (read invasion) troubles.

11 posted on 09/30/2013 10:31:18 AM PDT by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: 11th_VA

This makes complete sense. 0’s “as-well-funded force” is already well compensated, and their “pay” won’t be affected by any federal shutdown.


12 posted on 09/30/2013 10:31:18 AM PDT by C210N (When people fear government there is tyranny; when government fears people there is liberty)
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To: silverleaf

Bali is Hindu - not Muslim. They hate 0bama.

I hope the pilots get the flu and can’t fly.


13 posted on 09/30/2013 10:32:29 AM PDT by Principled
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To: 11th_VA
They must be expecting the fruits,faggots and perverts currently in the Armed Forces will be enraged by the Republicans’ savage cruelty.
14 posted on 09/30/2013 10:36:35 AM PDT by Gay State Conservative (Osama Obama Care: A Religion That Will Have You On Your Knees!)
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Stop OBAMACARE
Pass the Military Pay Protection Act

Call and email ALL Senators of the 113th Congress

Call the Republican National Committee:
310 First Street, SE Washington, DC 20003
(202) 863-8500

Tell them to stand together and stop Obamacare and pay our Military, no excuses!!!

15 posted on 09/30/2013 10:44:25 AM PDT by RedMDer (http://www.dontfundobamacare.com/)
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To: Principled

fyi obama spent a 6 month “sabbatical” in Bali supposedly writing his book “Dreams of my Father” (the one that Ayers wrote for him maybe while obama stayed out of the way)

This period of his life is among the mysteries we don’t know anything about, like what he did there and why he went there and who supported him


16 posted on 09/30/2013 10:45:01 AM PDT by silverleaf (Going to war without the French is like going hunting without an accordion.)
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To: silverleaf

the active troops should just not do anything today...eat, sleep, run guard duty of course, but little else.....


17 posted on 09/30/2013 10:46:01 AM PDT by cherry (.)
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To: OneWingedShark

They already have.


18 posted on 09/30/2013 10:50:52 AM PDT by antidisestablishment (Mahound delenda est)
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To: cherry

that is just not how the military mind is wired, they will do above and beyond what is expected or demanded of them, and they will find a way to take care of their own

they are not civilians wearing camo


19 posted on 09/30/2013 10:52:34 AM PDT by silverleaf (Going to war without the French is like going hunting without an accordion.)
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To: 11th_VA

They are not even at work until 2 o’clock today and didn’t work yesterday.


20 posted on 09/30/2013 10:54:31 AM PDT by napscoordinator ( Santorum-Bachmann 2016 for the future of the Country!)
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To: Principled
I hope the pilots get the flu and can’t fly...

...at 30,000 feet.

21 posted on 09/30/2013 10:56:12 AM PDT by Bloody Sam Roberts (So Obama "inherited" a mess? Firemen "inherit" messes too. Ever see one put gasoline on it?)
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To: OneWingedShark

they don’t vote democrat anyway. They lose nothing by ignoring the military.


22 posted on 09/30/2013 10:57:26 AM PDT by newnhdad (Our new motto: USA, it was fun while it lasted.)
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To: 11th_VA

My son is active. We’re both unhappy about this.

Despite both my senators being functional illiterates, this will positively draw calls to both of them.


23 posted on 09/30/2013 10:59:18 AM PDT by Colonel_Flagg (My PV2 is my hero.)
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To: silverleaf

When they did this in 1978, the flights and med care for congressmen and senators was quietly shut down, congressional wives were turned away at the door and told to seek care elsewhere because there was no funding to cover them. There was also no funding for boondogle flights for congressmen. In a couple of cases where the “rulers” tried to force the question, aircrews and hospital staff called in sick. Commanders at the time were behind it; now, who knows. It worked and within two days the self-serving bastards restored all pay and funding.


24 posted on 09/30/2013 11:01:45 AM PDT by RJS1950 (The democrats are the "enemies foreign and domestic" cited in the federal oath)
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To: newnhdad
they don’t vote democrat anyway. They lose nothing by ignoring the military.

Yeah, except historically speaking one of the best ways to turn the military against you [actively, that is] is to fail to pay them.

25 posted on 09/30/2013 11:02:58 AM PDT by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: cotton1706

Reid is the power elite’s messenger boy. He’s told what to do then he gives the message to obama. This sheilds obama. He opened his mouth on Syria before he got Reid’s instructions.


26 posted on 09/30/2013 11:06:19 AM PDT by VerySadAmerican (".....Barrack, and the horse Mohammed rode in on.")
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To: silverleaf

The AF pilots should have a “blue out”. Everyone of them call in sick.


27 posted on 09/30/2013 11:07:31 AM PDT by VerySadAmerican (".....Barrack, and the horse Mohammed rode in on.")
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To: 11th_VA

S.1541 - A bill to appropriate such funds as may be necessary to ensure that members of the Armed Forces, including reserve components thereof, and supporting civilian and contractor personnel continue to receive pay and allowances for active service performed when a Governmentwide shutdown occurs, and for other purposes.113th Congress (2013-2014)

The following 25 Republicans stood shoulder to shoulder with Senator Harry Reid and President Obama to fund ObamaCare:

Alexander

Ayotte

Barrasso

Blunt

Boozman

Burr

Chambliss

Chiesa

Coats

Coburn

Cochran

Collins

Corker

Cornyn

Graham

Hoeven

Isakson

Johanns

Johnson (WI)

Kirk

McCain

McConnell

Murkowski

Thune

Wicker

Meanwhile, the 19 heroes who stood with Senators Cruz and Lee to defund ObamaCare are:

Crapo

Cruz

Enzi

Fischer

Grassley

Heller

Inhofe

Lee

Moran

Paul

Portman

Risch

Roberts

Rubio

Scott

Sessions

Shelby

Toomey

Vitter

Two Republican senators did not vote:

Flake

Hatch

http://www.freedomworks.org/blog/jwithrow/republicans-surrender-see-whether-your-senators-vo


28 posted on 09/30/2013 11:11:57 AM PDT by KeyLargo
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To: 11th_VA

TH House should pass a

“Fully Fund Social Security Payments”

bill, and have the Senate reject it.


29 posted on 09/30/2013 11:12:26 AM PDT by Uncle Miltie (Ted Cruz for President!)
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To: RJS1950

well Jimmuh Carter was a posturing self righteous axxhole but he was NOT a deranged emotionally detached unstable illiterate narcissist like Obama

and congress democrats were a whole different breed back then, now they might as well be brown shirts for the disdain and even hatred have for over half the American public


30 posted on 09/30/2013 11:14:33 AM PDT by silverleaf (Going to war without the French is like going hunting without an accordion.)
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To: 11th_VA

So let me get this straight.

Our men and women in uniform, who put their lives on the line day-in and day-out for this country in accordance with a Constitutionally-defined function of government, are going to go without pay.

TSA workers, however, whose job consists of violating the United State Constitution on a daily basis, are going to keep getting their checks.

Something seems hugely amiss about that to me.


31 posted on 09/30/2013 11:14:49 AM PDT by MWS
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To: OneWingedShark; vette6387; celtic gal; Forty-Niner; ZULU; Doogle; Foolsgold; Nachum; mazda77; ...

It’s not just pissing off active-duty, it’s also pissing off already angered veterans and military families who see OBayMe arming Al Qaeda in Syria. I call it politicians committing treason what do you call it besides vote them all out?


32 posted on 09/30/2013 11:15:48 AM PDT by ExTexasRedhead
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To: silverleaf
I guess this means that if Air Force One flies Obama to his pretend-work vacation in Bali next weekend, the military crew won’t be getting paid but Obama will be getting paid

Dittos for his golf caddies and the poor guy who has to hold his umbrella for him. This is not going to end well.

33 posted on 09/30/2013 11:17:40 AM PDT by Cyber Liberty (It's hard to accept the truth when the lies were exactly what you wanted to hear.)
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To: ExTexasRedhead
It’s not just pissing off active-duty, it’s also pissing off already angered veterans and military families who see OBayMe arming Al Qaeda in Syria. I call it politicians committing treason what do you call it besides vote them all out?

Treason is a good term for it.

34 posted on 09/30/2013 11:49:42 AM PDT by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: Colonel_Flagg

That sux for yours and mine!! Traitorous bastards!


35 posted on 09/30/2013 11:57:09 AM PDT by LUV W (All my heroes wear camos! Thank you David, Michael, Chris Txradioguy, JJ, CMS, & ALL of you heroes!)
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To: LUV W

To their credit, both my knee-jerk Obama-worshipping Senators have D.C. office staff that is both courteous and polite. I expect no action from either of them, but a tip of the cap to those who answered the phones.


36 posted on 09/30/2013 12:00:50 PM PDT by Colonel_Flagg (My PV2 is my hero.)
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To: silverleaf

Democrats HATE THE MILITARY and always have. If it were up to them they would not have any pay.


37 posted on 09/30/2013 12:38:13 PM PDT by NKP_Vet
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To: cotton1706

“The Senate acts as Obama’s shield”

As well as, (among other things) his shill, beard and/or pimp!


38 posted on 09/30/2013 12:42:10 PM PDT by Polyxene (Out of the depths I have cried to Thee, O Lord; Lord, hear my voice.)
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To: 11th_VA

RAT and RINO B@stards!


39 posted on 09/30/2013 12:42:35 PM PDT by Polyxene (Out of the depths I have cried to Thee, O Lord; Lord, hear my voice.)
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To: 11th_VA

Has this been going on since 2011 or is this time a redo of the same Rat tactics?

Efforts to Protect Military Pay Stalled
September 23, 2011 | Terry Howell

http://militaryadvantage.military.com/2011/09/efforts-to-protect-military-pay-stalled/


40 posted on 09/30/2013 12:48:15 PM PDT by RedMDer (http://www.dontfundobamacare.com/)
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To: 11th_VA; MestaMachine; Rushmore Rocks; Oorang; sweetiepiezer; txnuke; La Lydia; aragorn; ...
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. . . . Article and comments. Esp # 4 , 15 , 28.

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41 posted on 09/30/2013 1:27:59 PM PDT by LucyT
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To: LucyT
Their goal is to punish, at all costs...and blame it on the Repubs. Don't think it will work this time.

Government shutdown: Harry Reid spearheads Democratic strategy (refuse to negotiate)

When the president considered sitting down with the four congressional leaders in the White House ahead of the deadline to avert a government shutdown, Reid privately urged Obama to call off the meeting, according to several people familiar with the situation. Reid believed that it would amount to nothing more than a photo-op that would give the false impression that a serious negotiation was occurring, even warning he wouldn’t attend such a session. Obama scrapped it.

As Washington barrels forward to the first government shutdown in 17 years on Tuesday, the wily Reid has taken the lead role in pushing a hardball Democratic legislative strategy that can be summed up like this: Make the Republicans cave.
*****************

Bob Woodward: If Shutdown or Debt Ceiling Causes Economic Crisis, It’s on the ‘President’s Head’
****************

Obama Inc. to Deny Cancer Treatments by Redefining What “Cancer” Is

The death panels aren’t going to come through the front door. They’re going to sneak up on you from behind with piano wire.

42 posted on 09/30/2013 1:41:36 PM PDT by thouworm (A lawless oligarchy has replaced our Constitution-based govt. Their motto: Catch us if you can.)
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To: silverleaf

democrats in the house and senate were mostly the same as they are today, with a few more exceptions. Read “The Roosevelt Myth” and you’ll see that today is much like history repeating itself, with the house and senate mostly doing everything it could to support Roosevelt’s socialist agenda.


43 posted on 09/30/2013 1:46:22 PM PDT by RJS1950 (The democrats are the "enemies foreign and domestic" cited in the federal oath)
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To: 11th_VA

No military pay then no welfare pay and no congressional/executive/legislative branch pay either.


44 posted on 09/30/2013 1:54:07 PM PDT by Resolute Conservative
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To: ExTexasRedhead

..this s*** comes right from the top..........


45 posted on 09/30/2013 2:02:41 PM PDT by Doogle (USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated))
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To: RJS1950

Campaigns to vote these slithering Elitists out in 2014 start now, ya think?


46 posted on 09/30/2013 2:52:17 PM PDT by ExTexasRedhead
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To: Resolute Conservative

I believe that the Senate passed the bill this afternoon and sent it on to the President for signature.

Only because, politically, they HAD NO CHOICE.


47 posted on 09/30/2013 2:54:03 PM PDT by House Atreides ( D)
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