Immigrants should be eligible to run for office of the President of the United States

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Double_R

I thank Double_R for agreeing to accept this challenge.Resolution: Immigrants to the United States should be eligible to run for office of the President of the United States as long as they have continuously lived in the United States for more than 20 years. DefinitionsImmigrants: Naturalized U.S. citizens born outside the US to non US citizen parents...

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Asking for a new 9/11 investigation is highly unreasonable

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Sieben

In a previous post I asked for an intelligent debate on weather 9/11 was an inside job. I think I may have been asking too much. I decided to change my subject line to adapt to the evolved message the 9/11 truth movement continues to spread today.RulesIf you do not believe we should reopen the investigation or if you do not plan on making an intellig...

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The US should raise it's Debt Ceiling, with or without concessions

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bluesteel

This debate will focus on the opinion that anyone who opposes raising the debt ceiling for any reason or without any concessions is wrong. Here is an example to clarify if needed: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2011/05/28/979892/-Mitch-McCon...

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The Bush Tax cuts for the top 2% should be allowed to expire.

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medic0506

This is the debate we know we will be having in 2012. As Pro I will argue that we should allow the Bush tax cuts to expire for the top 2% income earners (those making $250,000 yr or more) back to the rates they were under Clinton. My opponent will argue that we should make the current tax rates permanent or even a more drastic solution in that direction if he/she sees fit. My basic argument is as follows: 1. As our national debt continues to soar we will inevitably have to make sacrifices....

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