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varun Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-10-09 10:57 PM
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6. You have not been interacting with the average Indian American
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_American#Politics


"...Despite being heavily religious and having the highest average household income among all ancestry groups in the United States (two traits that usually favor conservatism), Indian Americans tend to be more liberal and tend to vote overwhelmingly for Democrats. Polls before the 2004 U.S. Presidential Election showed Indian Americans favoring Democratic candidate John Kerry favored over Republican George W. Bush by a 53% to 14% margin (nearly a 4 to 1 ratio), with 30% undecided at the time.<52>..."
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