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Can a Conscientious Liberal Back Obama?

cpessell Wrote: Oct 21, 2012 4:49 PM
I have gone to Romney's website and read his plan. I still do not find details that I need to be persuasive. According to his site he wants to, for example - broaden the base to ensure that the tax decrease is revenue neutral - but with no detail in all 8 pages of what that entails. This is why I am asking for help. I am watching Fox, reading here and Red State. On the front page of Town Hall right now, there is not one article that has a positive reason to vote Romney. They are all reasons that Obama should lose. Where do I go?

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But above all you voted for him because he expressed such enlightened views.

You didn't just want a Democrat back in the White House, you wanted one who would bring progressive clarity to US national policy.

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