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    Serious political question

    I am kinda new to politics and wonder based on my beliefs what my affiliation should be. Is their a site that has questions that decide if i am a democrat, rep, socialist, tea party, or other political group? Not even sure what all political groups their is?
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    What are your views? We'll help diagnose you.

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    I would suggest you register to vote as an independent, you wont be able to vote in the primary's, but you wont have to affiliate yourself with either of the Dems or Pubs, who are one in the same anyway.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bonhomme Richard View Post
    What are your views? We'll help diagnose you.
    what are the subjects needed and i can anwser.

    I know i am pro-life not sure what others i need.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gunnails View Post
    I would suggest you register to vote as an independent, you wont be able to vote in the primary's, but you wont have to affiliate yourself with either of the Dems or Pubs, who are one in the same anyway.
    i am just looking for a diagnosis lol I seriously do not know.

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    not sure if i am left, right, conservative or anything else lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by ucrenegade View Post
    I am kinda new to politics and wonder based on my beliefs what my affiliation should be. Is their a site that has questions that decide if i am a democrat, rep, socialist, tea party, or other political group?
    You should take your time and do your research. There are sites like that but all are biased. Read what people have to say on all sides and decide for yourself.

    Some questions to ponder:

    Do you like left wing politics such as Obama with his policies of big Government takeovers, massive tax hikes and massive government spending and equal outcomes for all regardless of talent or effort, or do you prefer the Republican ideals of smaller government, lower taxes and fiscal responsibility.

    Would you prefer the GOP vision of an opportunity society in which those that work hard, save and invest have a real opportunity for advancement or the Democratic ideal of equal outcomes and big government to take care of everyone in exchange for lower opportunities for advancement?

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    Quote Originally Posted by chiefst2000 View Post
    You should take your time and do your research. There are sites like that but all are biased. Read what people have to say on all sides and decide for yourself.

    Some questions to ponder:

    Do you like left wing politics such as Obama with his policies of big Government takeovers, massive tax hikes and massive government spending and equal outcomes for all regardless of talent or effort, or do you prefer the Republican ideals of smaller government, lower taxes and fiscal responsibility.

    Would you prefer the GOP vision of an opportunity society in which those that work hard, save and invest have a real opportunity for advancement or the Democratic ideal of equal outcomes and big government to take care of everyone in exchange for lower opportunities for advancement?
    LOLz.

    Do you love America or are you a baby-killing commie?

    Ponder it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ucrenegade View Post
    not sure if i am left, right, conservative or anything else lol
    Do you wish it was 1951 again?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ucrenegade View Post
    I am kinda new to politics and wonder based on my beliefs what my affiliation should be.
    Democrats are gay friendly.

    You're welcome.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ucrenegade View Post
    not sure if i am left, right, conservative or anything else lol
    Don't assign yourself a political direction...that's a big part of this country's problem.

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    Coupe of quick questions to help you see where you stand:

    Do you think the highest wage earners should pay more taxes?

    Do you think any of these three would be better than a strictly private insurance healthcare system - universal healthcare, a public option or a mandate that everyone purchase health insurance?

    Do you believe, to lower the deficit, that America should cut military spending along with domestic spending? Do you think to cut the deficit we should only cut or do you favor combining cuts with increases in revenue through taxation increases?

    Is Barack Obama a Muslim or a Christian?

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    pro-life- God does not want anyone killed no matter the circumstances.

    I believe all hand guns unless you are military or law enforcement be banned. I do think we should own shot-guns as we have a right to defend our house.

    I believe if a person has 2 million their is no reason he can not give the guy next to him some money who only has 200 dollars. No matter what people say we are all not allowed the same chances. Chances are the rich guy got it dishonestly anyway.

    I believe the welfare system needs reworked but not done away with.

    I believe we should not be in other people's countries we can develop a cell phone the size of a wallet but can not find alternative fuel sources yeah right.

    I believe we need stronger FDA and animal abuse laws even on our so called food.

    I believe a few companies should not be able to own most of our grocery shopping items just put it under different names.

    I believe wall street needs stricter rules and deravitives outlawed.

    I believe clear channel should not be allowed to own as many stations as they do.

    I believe we should be able to choose from more than 1 or 2 electric, water, and tv companies.

    I believe walmart and other companies that take jobs overseas should be taxed an unbelievable amount on their imports.

    I believe a universal healthcare system is better than what we have now.

    those are some of the things i believe not sure what other issues are needed.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SafetyBlitz View Post
    Coupe of quick questions to help you see where you stand:

    Do you think the highest wage earners should pay more taxes?

    Do you think any of these three would be better than a strictly private insurance healthcare system - universal healthcare, a public option or a mandate that everyone purchase health insurance?

    Do you believe, to lower the deficit, that America should cut military spending along with domestic spending? Do you think to cut the deficit we should only cut or do you favor combining cuts with increases in revenue through taxation increases?

    Is Barack Obama a Muslim or a Christian?
    yes

    yes

    yes

    don't know but think he is doing a decent job.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ucrenegade View Post
    pro-life- God does not want anyone killed no matter the circumstances.

    I believe all hand guns unless you are military or law enforcement be banned. I do think we should own shot-guns as we have a right to defend our house.

    I believe if a person has 2 million their is no reason he can not give the guy next to him some money who only has 200 dollars. No matter what people say we are all not allowed the same chances. Chances are the rich guy got it dishonestly anyway.

    I believe the welfare system needs reworked but not done away with.

    I believe we should not be in other people's countries we can develop a cell phone the size of a wallet but can not find alternative fuel sources yeah right.

    I believe we need stronger FDA and animal abuse laws even on our so called food.

    I believe a few companies should not be able to own most of our grocery shopping items just put it under different names.

    I believe wall street needs stricter rules and deravitives outlawed.

    I believe clear channel should not be allowed to own as many stations as they do.

    I believe we should be able to choose from more than 1 or 2 electric, water, and tv companies.

    I believe walmart and other companies that take jobs overseas should be taxed an unbelievable amount on their imports.

    I believe a universal healthcare system is better than what we have now.

    those are some of the things i believe not sure what other issues are needed.
    You're a liberal. Welcome to the forum...

    By the way, you could have said absolutely anything after this and I still would have responded the same way...

    I believe if a person has 2 million their is no reason he can not give the guy next to him some money who only has 200 dollars. No matter what people say we are all not allowed the same chances. Chances are the rich guy got it dishonestly anyway.

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    This reeks of trolling via thread starting...

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    Quote Originally Posted by brady's a catcher View Post
    This reeks of trolling via thread starting...
    not sure what that means but i was looking for a serious answer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AlwaysGreenAlwaysWhite View Post
    You're a liberal. Welcome to the forum...

    By the way, you could have said absolutely anything after this and I still would have responded the same way...
    I am. I also think the gay thing is a choice and not be taught in schools also. I do not care that they have rights but flaunting it i have a problem with.

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    Quote Originally Posted by brady's a catcher View Post
    This reeks of trolling via thread starting...



    But he kinda represents the problem with American politics.

    He thinks abortion is wrong and ALSO things that Wall Street need to be minded. There is NO party for someone who thinks like that. He'll be ostracized by Pubs for even thinking that regulation is necessary and ostracized by Dims for thinking that abortion is wrong.



    Not for nothing...he's pretty much an average American voter. Voting isn't and shouldn't be a personality test.
    Last edited by PlumberKhan; 04-10-2012 at 05:41 PM.

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