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11/6/2016 6:52:59 AM
Posted: 2 months ago
For the Presidency, and any state elections (or local, even), feel free to share who you're voting for on Tuesday, or who you've submitted early voting for, or who you would vote for if you're ineligible, or if you were forced to with a gun to your head.
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11/6/2016 7:22:55 AM
Posted: 2 months ago
President: Hillary Clinton
VP: Tim Kaine

Senator: Chris Van Hollen

Representative: John Sarbanes

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11/6/2016 7:29:45 AM
Posted: 2 months ago
At 11/6/2016 6:52:59 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
For the Presidency, and any state elections (or local, even), feel free to share who you're voting for on Tuesday, or who you've submitted early voting for, or who you would vote for if you're ineligible, or if you were forced to with a gun to your head.

Sounds like a scheme to find out where people live!
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11/6/2016 8:16:21 AM
Posted: 2 months ago
At 11/6/2016 7:29:45 AM, Greyparrot wrote:
At 11/6/2016 6:52:59 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
For the Presidency, and any state elections (or local, even), feel free to share who you're voting for on Tuesday, or who you've submitted early voting for, or who you would vote for if you're ineligible, or if you were forced to with a gun to your head.

Sounds like a scheme to find out where people live!

Lol.

On a serious note, everything local is optional - but I encourage everyone to partake in some regard.
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11/6/2016 8:27:38 AM
Posted: 2 months ago
President: Undecided: but mostly leaning Clinton, slightly possibly Gary Johnson (would be if not for his share of insane policies, but things like his fake heart attack at hearing a falsehood on marijuana causing an increase in cardiac arrest risk in short-term after use are things that make me love him as an eccentric refresher sometimes), and I would really love to reduce our military budget - because I think that would stay down after he leaves office while taxes would go back up and cut aid would return. Would be a booth-time decision. 100% prefer Clinton over Trump, though I was open to Trump pre-circa VP choice, and may have been even leaning towards him before he went fully insane (and obviously before some...revelations on his past) in regards to policy and his speeches.

Representative: Josh Gottheimer (D), former Clinton speechwriter and moderate fiscal, progressive social Democrat. Challenging incumbent and contender for worst elected federal official in the nation and most insane House member, New Jersey's embodiment of what the Family Research Council would be if a person - Scott Garrett.

Local:

No opinion, because my local government is corrupt and absolutely no information about my local election candidates ever seems to be public.
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11/6/2016 1:16:51 PM
Posted: 2 months ago
At 11/6/2016 6:52:59 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
For the Presidency, and any state elections (or local, even), feel free to share who you're voting for on Tuesday, or who you've submitted early voting for, or who you would vote for if you're ineligible, or if you were forced to with a gun to your head.

If I could vote: Sir Walter Raleigh
If I had a gun to my head: If I wouldn't get shot for my choice, but were simply told I had to vote, I'd probably just slap whichever thing was closer
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11/6/2016 1:18:34 PM
Posted: 2 months ago
At 11/6/2016 1:16:51 PM, Vaarka wrote:
At 11/6/2016 6:52:59 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
For the Presidency, and any state elections (or local, even), feel free to share who you're voting for on Tuesday, or who you've submitted early voting for, or who you would vote for if you're ineligible, or if you were forced to with a gun to your head.

If I could vote: Sir Walter Raleigh
If I had a gun to my head: If I wouldn't get shot for my choice, but were simply told I had to vote, I'd probably just slap whichever thing was closer

Also, the only local person I know of is Deb Ross, who's apparently some kind of nazi because she "thinks burning the American flag is right, but refused to help a veteran fly one". It's about 90% of the ads I get on this site nowadays
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11/6/2016 2:08:54 PM
Posted: 2 months ago
I'm currently living in England, but I came from Alabama. It would be a waste of my time to vote in the presidential election given that Alabama isn't even close to a swing state, especially given that I'd have to cast an absentee ballot. The entire state government is corrupt, and I don't care about local elections at all.
I'm becoming less defined as days go by, fading away, and well you might say, I'm losing focus, kinda drifting into the abstract in terms of how I see myself.
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11/6/2016 4:53:38 PM
Posted: 2 months ago
At 11/6/2016 3:56:12 PM, Geographia wrote:
YYW for president.

+1
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11/6/2016 5:00:03 PM
Posted: 2 months ago
At 11/6/2016 1:18:34 PM, Vaarka wrote:
At 11/6/2016 1:16:51 PM, Vaarka wrote:
At 11/6/2016 6:52:59 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
For the Presidency, and any state elections (or local, even), feel free to share who you're voting for on Tuesday, or who you've submitted early voting for, or who you would vote for if you're ineligible, or if you were forced to with a gun to your head.

If I could vote: Sir Walter Raleigh
If I had a gun to my head: If I wouldn't get shot for my choice, but were simply told I had to vote, I'd probably just slap whichever thing was closer

Also, the only local person I know of is Deb Ross, who's apparently some kind of nazi because she "thinks burning the American flag is right, but refused to help a veteran fly one". It's about 90% of the ads I get on this site nowadays

I'd prefer president Clinton over senator Ross
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11/6/2016 5:02:42 PM
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I'd vote democrat for my local state senator, am indifferent about the gubernatorial race, and vote Burr for senator and Trump for pres.
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11/6/2016 9:09:24 PM
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I voted Democrat all the way down the ballot, except for sheriff (which was uncontested). I also discovered the costs of overnight shipping, which is something I will never, ever do again. I expected it to be expensive. I did not expect it to cost $40.
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11/6/2016 9:14:57 PM
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At 11/6/2016 9:09:24 PM, SolonKR wrote:
I voted Democrat all the way down the ballot, except for sheriff (which was uncontested). I also discovered the costs of overnight shipping, which is something I will never, ever do again. I expected it to be expensive. I did not expect it to cost $40.

Good boy.
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11/6/2016 9:16:13 PM
Posted: 2 months ago
At 11/6/2016 3:56:12 PM, Geographia wrote:
YYW for president.

Honestly I can't tell if you're joking or being serious.

(You'd be amazed how many times people IRL seriously, and without reservation tell me I should run for office. I'm never going to, though.)
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11/6/2016 9:24:04 PM
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Hillary for President, and then I imagine I'll vote Republican ticket for all the local stuff.
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11/6/2016 9:25:27 PM
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At 11/6/2016 9:24:04 PM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
Hillary for President, and then I imagine I'll vote Republican ticket for all the local stuff.

You should, at the very least, vote for the Democratic options in the senate in addition to voting for Hillary for president.
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11/6/2016 9:28:43 PM
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At 11/6/2016 9:25:27 PM, YYW wrote:
At 11/6/2016 9:24:04 PM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
Hillary for President, and then I imagine I'll vote Republican ticket for all the local stuff.

You should, at the very least, vote for the Democratic options in the senate in addition to voting for Hillary for president.

Uh, I'm not a Democrat?
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11/6/2016 9:29:24 PM
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In all honesty, I don't know squat about anyone who's running for senator, with the exception of David Duke, lol.
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11/6/2016 9:30:30 PM
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At 11/6/2016 9:28:43 PM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
At 11/6/2016 9:25:27 PM, YYW wrote:
At 11/6/2016 9:24:04 PM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
Hillary for President, and then I imagine I'll vote Republican ticket for all the local stuff.

You should, at the very least, vote for the Democratic options in the senate in addition to voting for Hillary for president.

Uh, I'm not a Democrat?

Doesn't really matter. If you want the Republican party to ever return to a respectable state, they have to lose this election across the board.
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11/6/2016 9:39:30 PM
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At 11/6/2016 9:30:30 PM, YYW wrote:
At 11/6/2016 9:28:43 PM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
At 11/6/2016 9:25:27 PM, YYW wrote:
At 11/6/2016 9:24:04 PM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
Hillary for President, and then I imagine I'll vote Republican ticket for all the local stuff.

You should, at the very least, vote for the Democratic options in the senate in addition to voting for Hillary for president.

Uh, I'm not a Democrat?

Doesn't really matter. If you want the Republican party to ever return to a respectable state, they have to lose this election across the board.

Seeing Trump lose will suffice. I don't see the GOP as a whole as being particularly unrespectable or radical.
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11/6/2016 9:43:13 PM
Posted: 2 months ago
At 11/6/2016 6:52:59 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
For the Presidency, and any state elections (or local, even), feel free to share who you're voting for on Tuesday, or who you've submitted early voting for, or who you would vote for if you're ineligible, or if you were forced to with a gun to your head.

Green Party - Jill Stein

Albeit I don't live in the US, and cannot vote.
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11/6/2016 9:47:48 PM
Posted: 2 months ago
At 11/6/2016 5:02:42 PM, SeventhProfessor wrote:
I'd vote democrat for my local state senator, am indifferent about the gubernatorial race, and vote Burr for senator and Trump for pres.

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11/6/2016 9:50:23 PM
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At 11/6/2016 9:47:48 PM, ShabShoral wrote:
At 11/6/2016 5:02:42 PM, SeventhProfessor wrote:
I'd vote democrat for my local state senator, am indifferent about the gubernatorial race, and vote Burr for senator and Trump for pres.

WHAT IS YOUR POLITICAL IDEOLOGY

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11/6/2016 9:56:53 PM
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Straight ticket Republican.

President: Donald Trump
Rep: Gus Bilirakis (nice guy)
Senate: Marco Rubio
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11/6/2016 9:57:53 PM
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At 11/6/2016 9:50:23 PM, dylancatlow wrote:
At 11/6/2016 9:47:48 PM, ShabShoral wrote:
At 11/6/2016 5:02:42 PM, SeventhProfessor wrote:
I'd vote democrat for my local state senator, am indifferent about the gubernatorial race, and vote Burr for senator and Trump for pres.

WHAT IS YOUR POLITICAL IDEOLOGY

Thx for the 60 dollars.

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