YES! They'll continue the right-wing war on our democracy!
82% (27 votes)
NO! After the last election they know we need it more than ever.
18% (6 votes)
Total votes: 33

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telliottmbamsc 1 year 34 weeks ago

"If voting made a difference it would be illegal"

from Chris Hedges book "Death of the Liberal Class"

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Aliceinwonderland 1 year 34 weeks ago

Wouldn't surprise me one bit. After "Citizens United" (Translation: Oligarchs United), it's a no-brainer, what they're all about.

PAFreedom 1 year 34 weeks ago

Can't vote on this poll, the options are too lame.

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