Historians point out that within months of achieving statehood in 1876, Colorado with its measly three electoral tipped the presidential election for Rutherford B. Hayes. Yet the dominant issue of that era, equal rights for former black slaves, wasn’t settled by the election. It troubled the American conscience for almost...
Mr. Andrews, Sir, you have correctly stated that the election will not change much as we will still have the same problems we have today on 7 NOV. I had never heard of the Tytler Circle, but I do know the biblical pattern to the fall of a great nation. First the nation is faithful but in bondage/poor; second the nation is freed and prosperity follows; next, the nation becomes arrogant and forgets its humble beginnings and WHO blessed them throughout their history; next comes complacency and sin in all its forms; lastly, sin destroys the great nation. As the good book States: Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a disgrace to any people.
I'm reminding all my friends here in Denver not to believe their vote is worthless. Our swing state’s nine electoral votes could hand the presidency to Romney or Obama -- and the Colorado outcome in 2012 could turn on a few hundred ballots, much like the Florida outcome in 2000.
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