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Only Issue now Facing Americans is Freedom

jonkanner Wrote: Sep 03, 2012 3:10 PM
She won about a quarter of the vote in one of the more liberal districts in California, a notoriously liberal state, in a district where republican candidates sometimes don't even get 10% of the vote, and higher than any republican has received in the past two redistrictings. In the past half century, the only republicans to win here were quite liberal, and all were appointed to finish someone else's term, "inherited" the seat from a spouse, or switched parties, often run run against an incumbent from their own democratic party. Good race, Starr!
The political parties throw a lot of glitz at us with their made-for-TV spectaculars, which we call conventions.

But the bottom line defining the choice facing Americans this year is stark and clear, and these conventions provide no new insights or information.

If you think we’re struggling because we don’t have enough government, then the Democrats are the party for you. If you think the point of government is to protect individual freedom, and the problem is it has gone way beyond that, then Republicans are the party for you.

No visual dominates the landscape...