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To: iowamark

WTF? Why does the goddamned Senate have to be involved in this?


2 posted on 04/01/2017 6:13:17 AM PDT by onedoug
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To: onedoug
WTF? Why does the goddamned Senate have to be involved in this?

It's not a question of federal money or subsidies. It's a regulatory issue. The Delta Queen was regulated out of service. It needs to be grandfathered.

6 posted on 04/01/2017 6:32:26 AM PDT by sphinx
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One of the reasons for the law for which they are trying to get a federal exemption from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GRcTij_ZpFc

There are a long list of other wooden ships that burned with large loss of life including Yarmoth Castle, and Morro Castle.


7 posted on 04/01/2017 6:32:42 AM PDT by Fraxinus (My opinion, worth what you paid.)
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To: onedoug

“Why does the gd senate have to be involved?”

Because the tentacles of government have wrapped around everything we use. I really like going to the john and knowing there’s some federal bureaucrat sitting next to me to ensure I’m flushing with a Washington mandated tank. Mr Trump, make my crapper great again.


8 posted on 04/01/2017 6:35:46 AM PDT by hardspunned
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To: onedoug

They’re just rearranging the deck chairs Doug.


19 posted on 04/01/2017 8:09:44 AM PDT by onona (Keeping the faith will be our new directive for the republic !)
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To: onedoug

Because it’s involved in interstate commerce.

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35 posted on 04/05/2017 6:27:52 PM PDT by Lurker (America burned the witch.)
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