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Robert (Bob) Claussen

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rclaussen replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:20 PM

Re: H.R. 1 - Full Stop! - Reset

Hi sgiz2 and valueqwest,



sgiz2 – you said: “Zero Republicans voted for Obamacare.”

You are only partially correct – they were definitely involved and supportive before the final vote.



valuequest – you [more]

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rclaussen replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:20 PM

Re: H.R. 1 - Full Stop! - Reset

Hi laissezFaireOne,


You said: “Not a Middle Class Tax Cut”

“Lie.”

Read the FY 2012 Budget (https://budget.house.gov/budgets/fy18/ ) to understand why it is [more]

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 12:14 AM

H.R. 1 - Full Stop! - Reset

While sending a message to congress, new more incriminating evidence of Senator Mitch McConnell’s actions in pushing for passage of the current tax legislation are less than honorable:

[more]

Fri Dec 8

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rclaussen replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:57 PM

Re: DENY, DEGRADE, DIG IN

Hi BlueGrits,

You said: “Will be interested in seeing how Republicans pivot as word continues to get out about the nature of the tax bill and upcoming plans to fund it by cutting critical services, including those for [more]

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rclaussen replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:20 PM

Re: DENY, DEGRADE, DIG IN

Hi VQ,

You said: “Fact is, the Democrat party will continue to complain, bellyache, and make false charges.”


You might want to reconsider your statement. Read on.


“My concerns lie instead about the [more]

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 11:21 AM

DENY, DEGRADE, DIG IN

As investors, we should have serious concerns about the process by which H.R. 1 – Tax Cut and Jobs Act is being crafted. In their haste to pass a bill, they are setting themselves and the nation up for some not so nice surprises. Yesterday (December [more]

Tue Dec 5

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rclaussen replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:24 AM

Re: Legislative Maleficence

Hi Kingran,

You said: "I feel sorry for you that you have hope that your Senator or other senators are going to even read, or their staff is going to read this mail."


I would have to say I have had a fair [more]

Mon Dec 4

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rclaussen replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:06 AM

Re: oops--R&D tax credit buh-bye

Hi alstroemeria,

Below is more information from the article and a link that provides access. This is one of many articles that ties into “Legislative Maleficence” ( [more]

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rclaussen replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:09 AM

Re: Legislative Maleficence

Hi carbonbased,

You said: “You're wasting your time. The Republicans have the votes to pass whatever they can agree on.”

A torrent starts with one drop. If conditions are right, it gathers and grows becoming a life [more]

Fri Dec 1

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 1:31 AM

FULL STOP!!

Below is a copy of an email being sent to the entire senate. I am using:


https://www.contactingcongress.org/
Contacting Congress be an active participant in your [more]

Thu Nov 30

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 3:43 PM

Is this any way to run a country?

The last 18 hours have been spent creating and distributing to 93 senators what appears below, with the remaining senators having size limitations that prevented the opportunity to send the file. When we allow the process to become so politicized and [more]

Mon Nov 27

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 6:26 PM

Fox Guarding Hen House?

“Trump has become the first president in 40 years to refuse to release his tax returns, making it hard to know exactly how much he would gain from his tax policy. But a letter from Trump’s lawyers last year said that nearly all of his companies [more]

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 3:53 PM

Where are we as a country?

Over six years ago “How We Got Here - Where Are We Headed?” was written. It was an extensive examination of an article written in 2003. So, why are we going back to 2003? Why is it important? Because it gives us valuable perspective on decisions now [more]

Fri Nov 17

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rclaussen replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:50 PM

Re: Tax Reform (?) Pressure

Hi sgiz2,

Context is important when making an assessment. It seems as though you missed or ignored an important part of the idea. To ensure the context of your statement is not missed, your entire response is included below with your [more]

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 1:26 AM

Tax Reform (?) Pressure

The pressure is understandable the Republicans in the Senate are under to pass something in a year with no legislative accomplishments. However, that does not excuse their ignoring their responsibility to their oath to the American people to serve a [more]

Thu Nov 16

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 8:52 PM

2017 GOP Tax Reform (?) Bill

There are two things that as a citizen of our country are very important to maintaining our democracy:

• Participating in open respectful dialogues with those who not only share your political views, but those whose views are different. [more]

Fri Sep 22

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 11:22 PM

Cassidy – Graham Proposal Pt IV - Principled

Senator McCain has taken his stand in opposition to Cassidy – Graham. In addition to sending an abridged version of what was sent to the other senators, I took the time to write a personal note:


“Thank you for your persistence in [more]

Thu Sep 21

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 9:23 PM

Cassidy - Graham Proposal Pt III Insanity

I have come to the conclusion all the Republican Party wants is a win – at any cost, regardless of what it does to their constituents or the country. With regards to bashing the ACA and presenting (and passing) numerous bills over the years to repeal [more]

Wed Sep 20

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 9:56 PM

Cassidy - Graham Proposal Pt II

Listening to news from U.S. Senators about their approach to Cassidy – Graham raised concerns they may be foolish enough to pass this proposal, so a new tact in approaching the issue was taken by asking questions of the senators, giving them food for [more]

Tue Sep 19

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rclaussen posted to the Political Asylum board. 2:59 PM

Graham - Cassidy Proposal

It seems the Senate is trying to revive repeal. Following are emails sent to specific senators and a representative. I leave it up to you if you wish to add your voice to your own elected representatives. The argument being made is this proposal [more]

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