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Would you vote for a Democrat who behaves like a Republican?

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Both Democrats and Republicans surveyed are approximately 19 percentage points more likely to select a candidate from their own party than one from the other party—an effect that exceeds those observed for a candidate’s policy positions and support or opposition to democratic principles. Imagine you are a fairly mainstream Republican voter and are considering Republican candidate Luis Vasquez. He says he wants to raise taxes on the wealthy and believes government should do more to prevent discrimination against racial minorities. Would you still vote for him? What if you are…read more

12 Steps to Overcoming Addiction to Voting for the “Lesser” of 2 Evils

Posted by in Commentary, politics

1.  Admit you are in a self-destructive relationship with the Democratic Party. 2.  Remove conflicting bumper stickers from your collection.  “Shut Down Guantanamo” and “Obama 2012” are mutually exclusive. 3.  Understand that kill lists and more unjust war is the wrong kind of change to believe in. 4.  Stop lying to yourself.  The President is not sucking up to the most powerful interests in the world because he loves you. 5.  Cut off all contact with Obama, Holder, Clinton and Pelosi.  No more phone calls or writing letters. They are aware…read more

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