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Our Disenfranchised Troops Deserve Better

SoldierMomX2 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 11:30 AM
Liberal pukes like yourself have put them in the position they are in. It is because of people like YOU that they cannot defend themselves. It is because of people like YOU that they will be in more danger now than before. Do you know the body count under Obama? How about the WIA? Now that Obama has handed Afghanistan to the Taliban completely, while you're cheering the "end" of the war, our sons and daughters will be fighting for survival over there because they are NOT allowed to defend themselves.

The next president of the United States must do right by our men and women in uniform. Our troops put their lives on the line to protect our right to vote, but untold thousands of them were unable to cast their own ballots on Tuesday. For shame.

Veterans groups and soldiers advocates have warned about military disenfranchisement for years. M. Eric Eversole, director of the Military Voter Protection (MVP) Project and a former litigation attorney in the Voting Section of the U.S. Department of Justice, reported that "more than 17,000 military and overseas voters were disenfranchised in 2008 because their...