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Mr. President, There are Red and Blue States

Terminus in WA Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 4:05 PM
I'm watching my state move steadily leftward. The West side essentially determines election outcomes for the entire state. It is interesting to look at the geographical differences in counties and precincts. I doubt if we'll be free of a state income tax for much longer. We already have some of the highest sales tax rates in the country.

At the 2004 Democratic Convention, Barack Obama was introduced to the world. His most well-known statement from that speech remains “There are no red states or blue states, just the United States.” Fortunately, President Obama was once again wrong and we will all benefit from the fact there truly is a divide.

Living in California, we feel that divide daily. Since 1998, this state has been run by left-wing Democrats only slightly diverted by the presence of the disastrous Arnold Schwarzenegger. With this election the residents have now given complete control of the state to left-wing Democrats. Not only are the...