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« Reply #5725 on: July 21, 2012, 10:42:32 am »
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Thank you, Mr. Winfield. Send the Assembly photos from your vacation!
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There is a lot of humor to be mined from this as the mind of LBJ in the body of an 18 month old baby girl is quite hilarious.

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« Reply #5726 on: July 21, 2012, 10:57:31 am »
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Thank you, Mr. Winfield. Send the Assembly photos from your vacation!

Uh, fact finding mission and good will visit.  Smiley
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« Reply #5727 on: July 21, 2012, 06:31:10 pm »
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Thank you, Mr. Winfield. Send the Assembly photos from your vacation!

Uh, fact finding mission and good will visit.  Smiley

Whatever. Send photos of the [adjective for someone from Liechtenstein] [insert unimportant political office]!
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There is a lot of humor to be mined from this as the mind of LBJ in the body of an 18 month old baby girl is quite hilarious.

19:08   oakvale   keep your furry horror out of here please

Alfred is the Atlasian equivalent of a malevolent deity.

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« Reply #5728 on: July 24, 2012, 10:10:45 pm »
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I will be absent from the 4th of August to the 23rd of August. I am not certain as to what arrangement to pursue here.
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« Reply #5729 on: July 24, 2012, 10:18:43 pm »
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The next election starts on August 17th, so you'll be out for the remainder of the term. I suggest that you resign from the Speakership several days before your departure and call a vote on your successor.
He should resign his seat too (though it wouldn't be a problem to run in that election).
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Yeah, after four years of being a non-disruptive poster on the forum, never considered a troublemaker, even someone who was liked well enough to be elected Atlasian President, Napoleon should be allowed to stay.


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« Reply #5730 on: July 24, 2012, 11:15:30 pm »
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I believe I could still vote.
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I just hope Trump doesn't turn into some kind of Berlusconi-esque Teflon man.
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« Reply #5731 on: July 24, 2012, 11:22:51 pm »
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I believe I could still vote.

In the election or in the Assembly?
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« Reply #5732 on: July 24, 2012, 11:35:31 pm »
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Both.
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I just hope Trump doesn't turn into some kind of Berlusconi-esque Teflon man.
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« Reply #5733 on: July 25, 2012, 08:36:13 am »
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If you feel like you can still provide debate, and a vote in the Assembly, than by all means, stay.  However, if you're just staying to be a vote, the right thing to do is resign.  Regardless, your stated absence means you should step aside for someone else to be elected Speaker.
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« Reply #5734 on: July 29, 2012, 10:01:23 am »
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We can call a special election and at least have a chance at bringing activity in the Assembly back to a more acceptable level.
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If I may interrupt, I believe that under the current law you would have to appoint Interim Representatives to fill the vacancy, not hold a special election. [/nitpick]
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« Reply #5735 on: July 29, 2012, 02:38:09 pm »
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I'll be submitting petitions for the recall of Representatives Pyrofox and Mondale unless someone explains why I should not within the next 48 hours.


Have they officially missed three consecutive votes, or one month of debate time?  Makes it a lot easier if they have..
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« Reply #5736 on: July 30, 2012, 04:45:24 pm »
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I hereby announce I shall be resigning the office of Northeast Speaker, effective 6 August 2012.
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I just hope Trump doesn't turn into some kind of Berlusconi-esque Teflon man.
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« Reply #5737 on: July 30, 2012, 04:56:52 pm »
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Duly noted. I hereby declare that the period for nominations for speaker has opened and shall last 36 hours.
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I just hope Trump doesn't turn into some kind of Berlusconi-esque Teflon man.
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« Reply #5738 on: July 30, 2012, 05:18:32 pm »
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I nominate Winfield.
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« Reply #5739 on: July 30, 2012, 06:52:51 pm »
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I second Winfield's nomination.
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I just hope Trump doesn't turn into some kind of Berlusconi-esque Teflon man.
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« Reply #5740 on: July 30, 2012, 09:05:39 pm »
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I support Winfield's nomination.
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« Reply #5741 on: July 30, 2012, 11:43:15 pm »
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I appreciate your show of confidence, however, I have no interest in the office of Speaker.

If drafted, I will not run.

If nominated, I will not accept.

If elected, I will not serve.

I do not see how the Governor can support me for Speaker since he disaproves of my performance as a Representative, and I do not see how Representative Jones can support me for Speaker since he wants me banned from the forum, which would obviously make it impossible for me to become Speaker, or anything else in this fantasy government. 

I encourage the Governor to take whatever steps he can constitutionally to deal with this matter.

Article II, Section 8

8. Vacancies in the Legislative Assembly shall be filled in a manner specified by Law, and until such determination is made, by Gubernatorial appointment. Vacancies occur upon resignation, recall, impeachment, failure to swear in within one week of the legislative sessionís opening, failure to vote on three consecutive pieces of legislation without publicly declaring absence, or failure to participate in Assembly debate for one month.

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« Reply #5742 on: July 30, 2012, 11:47:22 pm »
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Might I recommend Mr. Jones for the position?
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« Reply #5743 on: July 31, 2012, 01:35:24 pm »
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I do not see how the Governor can support me for Speaker since he disaproves of my performance as a Representative, and I do not see how Representative Jones can support me for Speaker since he wants me banned from the forum, which would obviously make it impossible for me to become Speaker, or anything else in this fantasy government. 

You're the next-most-senior Representative, are you not? My request to ban you is solely based on your actions beyond the fourth wall, which I intend to keep standing.

I'm not sure I'm ready for all this speakery responsibility, but if I must, I'll do it.
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There is a lot of humor to be mined from this as the mind of LBJ in the body of an 18 month old baby girl is quite hilarious.

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« Reply #5744 on: July 31, 2012, 05:44:40 pm »
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I deeply apologize for my lack of activity in this Assembly, but my work load will not be letting up until well into September. I am a Labor Party member because I am actually a member of the working class. I do not simply talk the talk. But I do understand that this body needs to move on with its agenda.

For this, I hereby resign from this Northeast Assembly, effective asap.

Hopefully this won't be the last you hear of me. Once things settle down a bit, I may run again. Thank you everyone for your cooperation, and please remember, this is only a game, don't take it too seriously :3
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« Reply #5745 on: July 31, 2012, 10:46:31 pm »
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I deeply apologize for my lack of activity in this Assembly, but my work load will not be letting up until well into September. I am a Labor Party member because I am actually a member of the working class. I do not simply talk the talk. But I do understand that this body needs to move on with its agenda.

For this, I hereby resign from this Northeast Assembly, effective asap.

Hopefully this won't be the last you hear of me. Once things settle down a bit, I may run again. Thank you everyone for your cooperation, and please remember, this is only a game, don't take it too seriously :3

Bye Pyro! We'll miss you!
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There is a lot of humor to be mined from this as the mind of LBJ in the body of an 18 month old baby girl is quite hilarious.

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« Reply #5746 on: July 31, 2012, 11:05:02 pm »
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I have decided to let my name stand for Speaker.

Simfan resigns the Speakership August 6 and new Assembly elections are August 17, so there is really not all that much more time left in this session.
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« Reply #5747 on: July 31, 2012, 11:16:17 pm »
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Shall we vote to confirm you?
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« Reply #5748 on: July 31, 2012, 11:25:42 pm »
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The current Speaker will call a vote.
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« Reply #5749 on: July 31, 2012, 11:43:24 pm »
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I do not see how the Governor can support me for Speaker since he disaproves of my performance as a Representative, and I do not see how Representative Jones can support me for Speaker since he wants me banned from the forum, which would obviously make it impossible for me to become Speaker, or anything else in this fantasy government. 

You're the next-most-senior Representative, are you not? My request to ban you is solely based on your actions beyond the fourth wall, which I intend to keep standing.

I'm not sure I'm ready for all this speakery responsibility, but if I must, I'll do it.

Representative Jones, just what do you mean by "my actions"?

To be honest, I have never heard so much whining from so many malcontents in my entire life than that group of moaners, groaners, and complainers who were acting like six year olds and demanding I be banned from the forum.  There was obviously nothing wrong with "my actions," the ultimate proof being I am still on the forum.

I was somewhat disappointed, however, to see you join in that chorus of clowns.
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