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(7,493 posts)
Mon Oct 17, 2022, 02:11 PM Oct 2022

If the Repugs take back Congress ... there'll be no stopping them.

They'll figure if overturning Roe doesn't motivate enough Dems to vote, why they'll put up with whatever we decide to do.

Next on the chopping block ... birth control and LBGTQ protections and after that, SS, Medicare and Medicaid.

Oh, and elections.


(31,362 posts)
7. ☝️☝️☝️☝️☝️☝️
Mon Oct 17, 2022, 02:53 PM
Oct 2022

IF the gqp take the house they will get nothing done and will look ridiculous. Mtg with all her new found power is gonna look really bad!

And I’m either going to laugh at them, or ignore them.


(16,667 posts)
5. Nonsense, President Biden's veto pen will stop them.
Mon Oct 17, 2022, 02:36 PM
Oct 2022

Actually the Senate’s filibuster will prevent even that.

If anything the inevitably out of control antics of a new Republican House majority would be a boon for Biden’s reelection.


(31,362 posts)
8. Indeed! And it won't be this congress that counts electoral college votes but the congress
Mon Oct 17, 2022, 02:54 PM
Oct 2022

Elected in ‘24.


(7,986 posts)
6. I refuse to rely on a veto pen...I would rather see everyone rely on their
Mon Oct 17, 2022, 02:46 PM
Oct 2022

voting pen..Straight DEM ticket..


(51,251 posts)
10. It won't be that easy as they'll have to overcome Biden's vetoes.
Mon Oct 17, 2022, 03:09 PM
Oct 2022

That will take a higher percentage of reps and senator votes...and with a 50/50 Senate, or near 50/50, it won't be easy to override a presidential veto.

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