If power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely -- will the Dems be absolutely corrupt?

So if the Dems win a few more seats in the Senate (not unlikely if Barack has long coattails) and they obtain 60 seats -- they'll have enough votes to vote cloture and stop any Republican filibuster. Then with Pelosi in charge of the House and Obama in the White House. The Dems will have ultimate power in the... show more So if the Dems win a few more seats in the Senate (not unlikely if Barack has long coattails) and they obtain 60 seats -- they'll have enough votes to vote cloture and stop any Republican filibuster. Then with Pelosi in charge of the House and Obama in the White House. The Dems will have ultimate power in the Legislative and Executive branches -- Baron Acton would be so proud. How long before the absolute power and thus the inevitable absolute corruption become too much for us to bear?
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