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gottaB Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Feb-08-04 09:02 PM
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25. Other-- John Kerry
Nevermind the loonies. John Kerry's a better choice than anything the Republicans have to offer. Even the sane ones pale in comparison.

Here's one particular. Progress in science and technology. John Kerry has been leading the fight for stem-cell research, and going against Bush's anti-science agenda. Kerry will be able to muster bipartisan support for pro-science policies. Even though many Republicans disagree with the current administration's policies, the Republican Party is too beholden to their fundie base to be able to govern that way. Kerry can and will promote progress in science and medicine.

Check out Kerry's speech at Stanford. This is a guy who understands our national interest in science and technology, and what we need to do to promote further growth. Targetted tax cuts, combined with provisions for favoring long-term investors over professional traders, will encourage investments in new technologies and make the best use of the talents of our egineers and scientists. And investment in our education system will ensure that we will have a pool of talented scientists and engineers to draw from.

A lot of us have the dream of energy independence. It's within the realm of the possible, but it's not going to happen by accident or force of circumstances, or by voting for Republicans. Sooner or later we're going to have to take the bull by the horns and do things to make it happen. Come November, we're going to have the opportunity to do just that.

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  -What Is The Most Important Reason For Getting Behind Kerry In November? DrFunkenstein  Feb-08-04 02:18 PM   #0 
  - I find it disgusting  Goldom   Feb-08-04 02:26 PM   #1 
  - I love to see all those candidate signs in your sig  eileen_d   Feb-08-04 02:31 PM   #3 
  - Would you have voted for Lieberman?  WhoCountsTheVotes   Feb-08-04 03:42 PM   #11 
  - I would've  lancdem   Feb-08-04 03:43 PM   #12 
  - Yes I would have.  Goldom   Feb-08-04 04:09 PM   #16 
  - I would have in a second  Langis   Feb-08-04 07:43 PM   #20 
  - Over Bush? In a New York minute. I voted for him in 2000. Didn't you? n/t  NNN0LHI   Feb-08-04 10:32 PM   #33 
  - I don't think it's accurate.  LWolf   Feb-08-04 04:02 PM   #15 
  - I was not aware that the primaries were over  cornermouse   Feb-08-04 02:28 PM   #2 
  - Me neither.  goobergunch   Feb-08-04 03:40 PM   #10 
  - voted SCOTUS  maddezmom   Feb-08-04 02:33 PM   #4 
  - I also voted scotus.  Pegleg Thd   Feb-08-04 02:43 PM   #5 
     - true enough  maddezmom   Feb-08-04 03:31 PM   #7 
  - Those Are Some Seriously Creepy People  DrFunkenstein   Feb-08-04 03:11 PM   #6 
  - Wake me when I have to vote for the man.....  edzontar   Feb-08-04 03:33 PM   #8 
  - Other  deutsey   Feb-08-04 03:38 PM   #9 
  - Works For Me  DrFunkenstein   Feb-08-04 03:44 PM   #13 
     - First of all, unlike some Kerry supporters here,  deutsey   Feb-08-04 07:38 PM   #17 
        - That Would Have Been My Position With Dean  DrFunkenstein   Feb-08-04 09:57 PM   #30 
  - I put Supreme Court  crunchyfrog   Feb-08-04 03:54 PM   #14 
  - I take the 'extreme' position on bogus polls.  joshcryer   Feb-08-04 07:41 PM   #18 
  - SCOTUS but honestly...  sistersofmercy   Feb-08-04 07:43 PM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-08-04 07:50 PM   #21 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-08-04 08:22 PM   #22 
     - I suspect..  tedoll78   Feb-08-04 09:09 PM   #27 
  - Putting Ridge up there with these others is an"honor" he doesn't deserve  RichM   Feb-08-04 08:27 PM   #23 
  - SCOTUS  mot78   Feb-08-04 08:52 PM   #24 
  - Other-- John Kerry  gottaB   Feb-08-04 09:02 PM   #25 
  - Very depressing  mad_as_hell   Feb-08-04 09:09 PM   #26 
  - That bastard ABANDONED US FOR TWO YEARS.  BullGooseLoony   Feb-08-04 09:45 PM   #29 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-08-04 10:08 PM   #32 
     - I think you are right n/t  NNN0LHI   Feb-08-04 10:38 PM   #34 
  - I voted Cheney (I feel dirty just saying it)  mndemocrat_29   Feb-08-04 09:10 PM   #28 
     - He Does Seem To Be The Head Vampire  DrFunkenstein   Feb-08-04 10:01 PM   #31 
 

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