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Why Women Matter This Election

topknot Wrote: Aug 23, 2012 11:08 AM
These comments would be much more effective if we concentrated on the issues instead of being ugly to each other. It seems the issue at hand is the ecomony ,illegals and Obummer and getting some of the trash out of our goverment . Yes we do have the freedom right now of free speech but for how long ? I would like to vent on the illegals that are collecting from our tax dollars like the est. 7 billon that will be paid out to illegals this year under Obummer watch for illegal kids that have never been to the U.S. this should be of concern to a lot of tax payers that our goverment pays this out to someone that has never worked or paid a dime into our tax system we are having to support a lot of low life that come across our boarders.
In politics, where there are more men than women in elected positions, it's easy to get the impression that men matter most. You see them on TV, see their pictures in the paper, hear them pontificating on the issues on TV and radio.

So it may surprise you to learn that women matter more than might be evident. Why? They outvote men.

In 2008, 66 percent of women voted versus 62 percent of men. Women voted for Barack Obama over Sen. John McCain by 56 percent to 43 percent, while men were almost evenly split between the...