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ladypanther

Just wondering....

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The Republican party does not believe in a powerful federal government.....right? They want individual states to have the right to be able to decide what is best for them.

Why do they not want individuals to also have the right to decide what is best for them?

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Not sure exactly what you mean. Both parties want to restrict individual freedom in some areas, and allow more freedom in others. They only differ on which areas.

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my new governor just took my freedom to be employed. even felons get that one.

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A lot of times the only difference between the two parties are who's more apt to bribe them.

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Both parties are controlled, with a few notable exceptions like Ron Paul and Dennis Kucinich.

A better question would be: Why do otherwise "intelligent" people fall into this false dichotomy of thinking republicans are different than democrats?

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my new governor just took my freedom to be employed. even felons get that one.

How did he/she do that?

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Not sure exactly what you mean. Both parties want to restrict individual freedom in some areas, and allow more freedom in others. They only differ on which areas.

What individual freedoms do the democrats want to restrict?

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How did he/she do that?

removed discrimination protection out of state law. one of his first acts as governor.

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removed discrimination protection out of state law. one of his first acts after being sworn in.

Wow.....which state?

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