[ExI] What Makes People Vote Republican

spike spike66 at att.net
Fri Sep 19 15:41:39 UTC 2008


> ...On Behalf Of samantha
> ...   
> The LP needs the stand 100% and loudly for the principles it 
> claims.  It has been making mealy mouthed gradualist 
> political aspirations known for some time now.  That will not 
> make the least bit of positive difference.  If the LP does 
> not clearly stand for something then it deserves to die.  You 
> can't "gain support" by just stating a goal to gain support.

Ja, and this year was our big chance.  Not to win, realistically.  But had
the LP put forth a serious candidate, then we mighta gone into November with
the majors tied within statistical error, anyone's game, with a clearly
stated libertarian platform holding a solid ten percent, the deciding
margin.  We didn't get it done.



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