Thomas Jefferson, our third president, once said, “We in America do not have government by the majority. We have government by the majority who participate.” How true dat, in the parlance of our times, is that? This November, races all over the country, including the presidential race, will be won and lost not by people […]
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What a crazy day in American government! I was on pins and needles before SCOTUS announced its decision on Obamacare this morning. Initially I was dismayed at the ruling because I strongly disagree with things that reek of socialism when my people have fought and died for a democratic republic since the founding of this nation. Why, […]
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The nonpartisan website OnTheIssues (http://www.ontheissues.org/default.htm) has a quiz that will help match your values with the presidential candidate who most closely represents them: http://www.ontheissues.org/Quiz/Quiz2010.asp?quiz=Pres2012 The quiz makes the distinction between social and economic issues and by clicking on corresponding links you can find out what a particular candidate believes. What a useful tool for undecided voters […]
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