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  1. #1 Obama shifts, says he may back offshore drilling 
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    Obama shifts, says he may back offshore drilling

    By MIKE GLOVER, Associated Press Writer 8 minutes ago

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama said Friday he would be willing to support limited additional offshore oil drilling if that's what it takes to enact a comprehensive policy to foster fuel-efficient autos and develop alternate energy sources.

    Shifting from his previous opposition to expanded offshore drilling, the Illinois senator told a Florida newspaper he could get behind a compromise with Republicans and oil companies to prevent gridlock over energy.


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    Another flip, or a flop, depending how you look at it...
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    "Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants, it is the creed of slaves." -William Pitt




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    The wackoo env. must be having a diarrhea attack with that statement. I think Nader and the greenies just gained a few hundred thousand votes.

    This lying POS will say or do anything to get elected. Bush needs to call these Congress critters back into session.
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    DU is spinning trying to excuse this one.
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    Defintely a mealy mouthed on the fence statement if I've ever heard one.
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    Hey Pelosi, how does the bus look from underneath?
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    Quote Originally Posted by LibraryLady View Post
    Hey Pelosi, how does the bus look from underneath?
    He's throwing Reid under, too. There are LOTS of people under that bus. :D
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    Quote Originally Posted by SaintLouieWoman View Post
    He's throwing Reid under, too. There are LOTS of people under that bus. :D
    I drive the bus.
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    Apparently, if you don't like Obama rhetoric, wait a few days, it'll change.
    Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.
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    Do not ever say that the desire to "do good" by force is a good motive. Neither power-lust nor stupidity are good motives. (Are you listening Barry)?:mad:
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