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2012 Election Doesn't Give Obama a Mandate

Ann272 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 7:57 AM
Well, no. America was built as "an ideal nation, one which exists solely in the mind." Its founders, should your pompous pseudo-intellect chance to read "The Federalst Papers" , were men of vision.
InAmericaSince1627 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 8:23 AM
Sorry "chump", the Federal government was designed to insure our freedoms would not be taken away. To make sure we had opportunity to live and work without "central authority". That belonged to the States or to the people, you know US
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If your family has been here that long I'll bet their real proud of you.
AmericanLiberal Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 8:07 AM
The Federalist Papers were an attempt to convince anti-federalists they had nothing to worry about. But in fact, the purpose of the Federal government was to vest central authority with teeth, particularly where commerce was concerned.

President Barack Obama won re-election tonight without winning as many electoral votes as he did the last time around after facing a serious threat because of his first term agenda. Now beware of people in the mainstream media proclaiming that there's some kind of "mandate" for Barack Obama to run with.

As Ron Fournier points out at the National Journal, President Obama completely sold out the hopes, dreams and...