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What Foreign Policy Debate?

wmou Wrote: Oct 17, 2012 10:22 AM
The senatorial debate in Indiana included the Libertarian. Consensus is he won the debate. He'll get 3% of the vote.
JustMC Wrote: Oct 17, 2012 2:15 PM
"From small beginnings come great things."

"Be bold and mighty forces will come to your aid."

"The journey of a thousand miles begins with but a single step."

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wmou Wrote: Oct 17, 2012 3:26 PM
In Indiana, Libertarians have been getting 3-5% of the vote for state and national offices for the last 20 years. When Lugar ran unopposed by a democrat, the Libertarian got about 15%.
They are not making much progress, because they are too conservative for most people.
Next week, Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are scheduled to meet for their third and final presidential debate, this time focusing on foreign policy. Although he will be on the ballot in at least 48 states on Nov. 6, Gary Johnson, the Libertarian Party's nominee, was not invited, lest an actual debate about foreign policy break out.

Johnson, a former Republican governor of New Mexico, believes that so-called defense spending should be used for defense, that the United States "should resort to military action as the last option and only as provided in the Constitution" and that our foreign policy should...