Longtime GOP Texas Gov. Perry wins an...

Longtime GOP Texas Gov. Perry wins another term

There are 23801 comments on the El Paso Times story from Nov 2, 2010, titled Longtime GOP Texas Gov. Perry wins another term. In it, El Paso Times reports that:

Republican Gov. Rick Perry has defeated Democrat Bill White to win a third four-year term as Texas governor.

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WACO 1954

Rosharon, TX

#15250 Nov 13, 2012
Heavy Fed wrote:
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Again, apples and oranges.
Why are you so obsessed with this .15 cents?
Please listen.Papa John made a decision to circumvent the 15 cents.He won't be the only one.I attach no particular blame to him.I'm practical.I simply state that workers in America get no respect.WORKERS, not freeloaders.

Since: Jan 09

Location hidden

#15251 Nov 13, 2012
WACO 1954 wrote:
<quoted text> Please listen.Papa John made a decision to circumvent the 15 cents.He won't be the only one.I attach no particular blame to him.I'm practical.I simply state that workers in America get no respect.WORKERS, not freeloaders.
And the average wage has decreased a higher percentage for the average worker under the Obama administration than under any administration before it.

So much for standing up for the little guy.
Defiant1

Deer Park, TX

#15252 Nov 13, 2012
Hezekiah wrote:
<quoted text>
You're repeating blatant lies straight from Fox and Drudge. It's Teabagger stupidity to say that Hillary is partying in Australia.
I don't care about Papa John's pizza. I don't buy crap from a pizza joint. I don't think rich corporate fascists should be responsible for their workers health care. Taxes should be collected to fund universal socialized medicine like other civilized countries.
Ok, so the old bag isn't partying. She's only going on a wine tasting tour.
LOL

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/national/exc...
Saved by Grace

United States

#15253 Nov 13, 2012
Here we go, people are going to realize as we go along that our country is not getting better.
For the Life of me I can't understand what is so hard to understand; people that have worked to build a business DO NOT OWE their income to someone else. Start a business if you want to. People start from nothing all the time and make it.

“I don't believe in mathematics”

Since: Aug 08

De Leon, TX

#15254 Nov 13, 2012
Papa John estimates that Obamacare will end up costing his company $5-8 million annually. So the real cost is 3-5 cents per pizza.

The pizza giveaway promotion would be the equivalent of $24 million to $32 million in pizza revenue.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/calebmelby/2012/1...
Saved by Grace

United States

#15255 Nov 13, 2012
Hezekiah wrote:
<quoted text>
You're repeating blatant lies straight from Fox and Drudge. It's Teabagger stupidity to say that Hillary is partying in Australia.
I don't care about Papa John's pizza. I don't buy crap from a pizza joint. I don't think rich corporate fascists should be responsible for their workers health care. Taxes should be collected to fund universal socialized medicine like other civilized countries.
Many doctors are going to quit their practice. What good is insurance if you can't get an appointment? Some doctors are already not taking Medicare. Sounds good when you think everyone will have insurance, but where are we getting the money to pay for this service. AS A COUNTRY WE ARE BROKE. My parents did not have any insurance as they raised us. At least if it was an emergencey they borrowed the money. Today we have fund raises. Things are not free, someone has to pay. Rob Peter to Pay Paul???

“I don't believe in mathematics”

Since: Aug 08

De Leon, TX

#15256 Nov 13, 2012
Bake sales and fund raisers. That sounds like great healthcare insurance.

Since: Jan 09

Location hidden

#15257 Nov 13, 2012
Hezekiah wrote:
Papa John estimates that Obamacare will end up costing his company $5-8 million annually.
Great!!!

Re-call Hillary and all of her friends and cancel their little week long party in Australia... that ought to cover about two years of health insurance for Papa John's employees!!!

Problem solved!!!

Since: Jan 09

Location hidden

#15258 Nov 13, 2012
Hezekiah wrote:
Bake sales and fund raisers. That sounds like great healthcare insurance.
.15 cents per pizza will not pay for healthcare for all of Papa John's employees... that's pie in the sky.

The real cost is far more than that.
WACO 1954

United States

#15259 Nov 13, 2012
Maybe the thing is is is that people are just too damn greedy.
Defiant1

Deer Park, TX

#15260 Nov 13, 2012
WACO 1954 wrote:
Maybe the thing is is is that people are just too damn greedy.
You got it!. We the sheeple are caught between the corporate fat cats who only care about their millions of dollars salaries and use the government as a tool to make more and the truly worthless who get their freebees from the same government and keep expecting more.
WACO 1954

United States

#15261 Nov 13, 2012
Defiant1 wrote:
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You got it!. We the sheeple are caught between the corporate fat cats who only care about their millions of dollars salaries and use the government as a tool to make more and the truly worthless who get their freebees from the same government and keep expecting more.
I think you put that real well Defiant.My own concern has always been the workers and the WORKING poor!

Since: Jan 09

Location hidden

#15262 Nov 13, 2012
Isn't it amazing that we know more about the Patraeus affair in two days... than we know about Benghazi in two months... or Fast and Furious in the last two years?

Our priorities as a country are screwed up... and that's not an accident.

It's all by design.
Bruser

Edison, NJ

#15263 Nov 13, 2012
This may be the start of the ugliest 4 years in the USA history:

November 13, 2012
27 States Petition Federal Government to Secede After Election

Is this simply the product of a few thousand discontents in each individual state? Perhaps. But TexasÂ’ petition has over 40,000 signatures, well over the 25,000 necessary to reach the attention of the President. If this turns out to be more than the discontented murmurings of a single state, this story may get ugly.

Additionally, here is a list of all the states with petitions to secede on WhiteHouse.gov :

Delaware
Nevada
Pennsylvania
Arizona
Oklahoma
Arkansas
South Carolina
Georgia
Missouri
Tennessee
Michigan
New York
Colorado
Oregon
New Jersey
North Dakota
Montana
Indiana
Mississippi
Kentucky
Florida
North Carolina
Alabama
Texas
Louisiana
latina

Sinton, TX

#15264 Nov 13, 2012
This is disgusting, Perry has to go too.
USA

Kerrville, TX

#15265 Nov 13, 2012
Perry is the best thing that has happened in this state in a long time.
latina

Sinton, TX

#15266 Nov 13, 2012
We shall see when the next election comes, hispanic voters are furious right now for several reasons. Texas owes lots of us money too.
Texas Treats

United States

#15267 Nov 13, 2012
latina wrote:
We shall see when the next election comes, hispanic voters are furious right now for several reasons. Texas owes lots of us money too.
Get a job and stop living off others! Or go to Mexico...
latina

Sinton, TX

#15268 Nov 13, 2012
Ha, I'm not from Mx, I'm American. Mr. Perry knows.

“Behave Yourself”

Since: Jul 07

Fort Worth, Texas

#15269 Nov 13, 2012
Defiant1 wrote:
<quoted text>
You got it!. We the sheeple are caught between the corporate fat cats who only care about their millions of dollars salaries and use the government as a tool to make more and the truly worthless who get their freebees from the same government and keep expecting more.
No kidding. So when I heard Karl Rove blew 350-400 million of Koch Brothers' money, I had to laugh and celebrate their losses. Now they know what it's like to get rooked.

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