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Mon Jul 12, 2021, 05:03 PM

Dean Obeidallah/CNN: This should be the only priority for Democrats

CNN; Opinion by Dean Obeidallah
Updated 7:55 PM ET, Sun July 11, 202

CNN)Democrats from President Joe Biden to the most junior member of Congress must immediately make saving America's democracy their only priority. That means everything from raising the issue nonstop in the media to publicly pressuring their colleagues in the Senate to reform the filibuster to allow a vote on voting rights legislation and even threatening to withhold federal infrastructure aid to states that enact laws that restrict voting access.


https://www.cnn.com/2021/07/11/opinions/voting-rights-democrats-infrastructure-obeidallah/index.html

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Reply Dean Obeidallah/CNN: This should be the only priority for Democrats (Original post)
RestoreAmerica2020 Jul 2021 OP
elleng Jul 2021 #1
Funtatlaguy Jul 2021 #4
sop Jul 2021 #2
Funtatlaguy Jul 2021 #3
onetexan Jul 2021 #5

Response to RestoreAmerica2020 (Original post)

Mon Jul 12, 2021, 05:08 PM

1. Right, but that means Democrats have to agree on how to do such.

Herding cats?

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Response to elleng (Reply #1)

Mon Jul 12, 2021, 06:29 PM

4. The pro filibuster segment either relents or democracy will die.

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Response to RestoreAmerica2020 (Original post)

Mon Jul 12, 2021, 05:09 PM

2. Republicans claim they defeated communism, now they're trying to defeat democracy.

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Response to RestoreAmerica2020 (Original post)

Mon Jul 12, 2021, 06:28 PM

3. He's right. Voter suppression IS the entire ballgame.

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Response to RestoreAmerica2020 (Original post)

Tue Jul 13, 2021, 11:23 AM

5. It should be a top priority but not the only one.

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