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Thread #34698 Message #469793
Posted By: Greg F.
24-May-01 - 05:09 PM
Thread Name: POL: A Salute to Jim Jeffords!
Subject: RE: POL: A Salute to Jim Jeffords!
He didn't "desert his party"- the party deserted him. And if the "Dems had made him an offer he couldn't refuse", he'd have declared as a Democrat, not an independent.
Don't project the self-serving bent of current Republican-Right practice onto everyone, Doug. This man doesn't deserve that sort of cheap shot.