Enjoy an Ads-Free Jets Insider - Become a Jets Insider VIP!
Results 1 to 7 of 7

Thread: GOP Senator Ted Stevens indicted

  1. #1
    All Pro
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Posts
    6,279
    Post Thanks / Like

    GOP Senator Ted Stevens indicted

    You can read about it via the "series of tubes" here:

    [url]http://www.mcclatchydc.com/election2008/story/45824.html[/url]

    Stevens is up for re-election in 2008 and the race has been a toss-up, with his Dem challenger slightly ahead in the polls. This is a key race for the Democrats if they want a veto-proof (or Lieberman-proof) Senate majority.

  2. #2
    All Pro
    Join Date
    Jul 2003
    Posts
    6,118
    Post Thanks / Like
    [QUOTE=nuu faaola;2653530]You can read about it via the "series of tubes" here:

    [url]http://www.mcclatchydc.com/election2008/story/45824.html[/url]

    Stevens is up for re-election in 2008 and the race has been a toss-up, with his Dem challenger slightly ahead in the polls. This is a key race for the Democrats if they want a veto-proof (or Lieberman-proof) Senate majority.[/QUOTE]

    Maybe he can ask Congressman Coolcash from Louisana for some advice.

  3. #3
    All Pro
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Posts
    6,279
    Post Thanks / Like
    [QUOTE=sackdance;2653544]Maybe he can ask Congressman Coolcash from Louisana for some advice.[/QUOTE]

    He needs better advice than Jefferson could give him right now.

    Pretty hard to win a close election when you're under indictment.
    The GOP is facing certain senate seat losses in Colorado, Virginia, New Mexico and New Hampshire. It has tossup battles for seats it holds in Minnesota, Mississippi, Oregon and this one in Alaska, which is probably now a Dem lock.

  4. #4
    Hall Of Fame
    Join Date
    Feb 2005
    Location
    Montville, NJ
    Posts
    5,473
    Post Thanks / Like
    Whoo-hoo this means a Croatian will be in the Senate! :D

  5. #5
    Waterboy
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Posts
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    [QUOTE=Tanginius;2653790]Whoo-hoo this means a Croatian will be in the Senate! :D[/QUOTE]

    There goes the neighborhood... ;)

  6. #6
    Hall Of Fame
    Join Date
    Feb 2005
    Location
    Montville, NJ
    Posts
    5,473
    Post Thanks / Like
    [QUOTE=pauliec;2653900]There goes the neighborhood... ;)[/QUOTE]

    ROFLMAO

  7. #7
    Hall Of Fame
    Join Date
    Apr 2003
    Location
    Philly
    Posts
    38,782
    Post Thanks / Like
    by the way this is a HUGE deal to have a Senator with 40 years of seniority get indicted. In senate terms he's a t-rex, someone like hillary is a little woodland creature by comparison. When you get that much seniority the power just grows - Senator Stevens - Just another in the long line of GOP scandal.

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Follow Us