New York: Edolphus Towns Retiring After 15 Terms

There are 11 comments on the Roll Call story from Apr 15, 2012, titled New York: Edolphus Towns Retiring After 15 Terms. In it, Roll Call reports that:

A knowledgeable source confirmed to Roll Call that 15-term Rep. Edolphus Towns , first elected in 1992, will retire at the end of the 112th Congress.

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Curtis Lowe

San Antonio, TX

#1 Apr 15, 2012
He looks awfully black to be an elected official. Dumbest name I've ever heard. Where's Vera Baker?

“Truth to Power!”

Since: Apr 07

Monticello, FL

#2 Apr 16, 2012


15 terms is disgusting. Another gross example of Why we need Term Limits.
CHECK SIX

North Port, FL

#3 Apr 16, 2012
Wonder Whats In His FREEZER.??...Send This Old Bastard to the TAXIDERMISTS!...and keep him in his seat!!..a Real Fixture!!

“bar0ckalypse n0w”

Since: Mar 10

Huntington Station, NY

#4 Apr 16, 2012
You can still donate to his legal defense fund though.

Since: Nov 08

Paris

#5 Apr 16, 2012
another one bites the dust...........

Since: Oct 08

Alpharetta, GA

#6 Apr 16, 2012
I didnt see in the article if he was a Dem or Rep, then i saw his picture....and my question was answered.

“JESUS WOULD IMPEACH THE GOP!!!”

Since: May 09

Lake Success, N.Y.

#7 Apr 16, 2012
The laughing liberal wrote:
15 terms is disgusting. Another gross example of Why we need Term Limits.
Yet every president and Congress, regardless whether Democrat or Republican, have never voted in favor of this.

Doubtful they ever will either.

“JESUS WOULD IMPEACH THE GOP!!!”

Since: May 09

Lake Success, N.Y.

#8 Apr 16, 2012
inbred Genius wrote:
I didnt see in the article if he was a Dem or Rep, then i saw his picture....and my question was answered.
You are eternally the epitome of a bigoted, southern racist.

Since: Oct 08

Alpharetta, GA

#9 Apr 16, 2012
TonyT1961 wrote:
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You are eternally the epitome of a bigoted, southern racist.
Hey, thats great, nobody's ever called me an epitome....let me look that up, I'll be right back.

And you are the poster child for pushy, know it all, dago, goombah, guinnea wops. Just kidding, you're a good guy tone, you just have some weird ideas.

Since: Oct 08

Alpharetta, GA

#10 Apr 16, 2012
TonyT1961 wrote:
<quoted text>
You are eternally the epitome of a bigoted, southern racist.
I'm just doing my best to perpetuate the stereotype.

“JESUS WOULD IMPEACH THE GOP!!!”

Since: May 09

Lake Success, N.Y.

#11 Apr 16, 2012
inbred Genius wrote:
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I'm just doing my best to perpetuate the stereotype.
Be unique, and try to not be as the others around you. That's easy.

A Dago? Wow - haven't heard that one in a long time.

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