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hedgehog Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-31-10 07:07 PM
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16. It's the reverse here in Upstate New York - My husband registers
as a Republican so he can vote in the local primary, but always votes for the Democratic candidate in state and federal elections.
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  -34% of Democrats say they plan to vote for Paul in Kentucky bigdarryl  Oct-31-10 06:08 PM   #0 
  - Why is ANYONE voting for him, I'd like to know.  Lifelong Protester   Oct-31-10 06:14 PM   #1 
  - Someone is blowing smoke..  OHdem10   Oct-31-10 06:14 PM   #2 
  - Either that or  ProSense   Oct-31-10 06:17 PM   #4 
  - I hope that's wrong but it's likely right  rury   Oct-31-10 06:25 PM   #5 
  - And  ProSense   Oct-31-10 06:15 PM   #3 
  - look at it on the bright side he at least isn't for WAR maybe he can  bigdarryl   Oct-31-10 06:28 PM   #6 
  - Bright side?  ProSense   Oct-31-10 06:31 PM   #8 
  - They see Ben Nelson and think that's what the Democratic Party is. So they vote against that. (nt)  w4rma   Oct-31-10 06:30 PM   #7 
     - Only a lunatic  ProSense   Oct-31-10 06:32 PM   #9 
     - Most of these folks don't understand reality very well. The others are flat out con artists. (nt)  w4rma   Nov-01-10 03:15 PM   #45 
     - people are rightfully pised at the political establishment, but unfortunately...  Odin2005   Oct-31-10 07:36 PM   #24 
  - Sorry but I guess it's because-  winstars   Oct-31-10 06:32 PM   #10 
  - they need to be taken by the hand  Rosa Luxemburg   Oct-31-10 07:07 PM   #17 
  - the thing is Conway isn't a liberal democrat and you still have SO-CALLED  bigdarryl   Oct-31-10 06:35 PM   #11 
  - This is why I am not 100% confident in early voting numbers...  Imajika   Oct-31-10 06:37 PM   #12 
  - A lot of Republicans are registered Dems in Kentucky  BluegrassDem   Oct-31-10 06:50 PM   #13 
  - It's the reverse here in Upstate New York - My husband registers  hedgehog   Oct-31-10 07:07 PM   #16 
  - They still have Dixiecrats down there?  Odin2005   Oct-31-10 06:51 PM   #14 
  - I guess but the issue is more what the poster above described  TheKentuckian   Oct-31-10 07:17 PM   #18 
     - Interesting, thanks!  Odin2005   Oct-31-10 07:34 PM   #22 
  - What percentage voted for McCain/Palin?  Mayberry Machiavelli   Oct-31-10 07:02 PM   #15 
  - 30 percent  onenote   Oct-31-10 08:49 PM   #33 
  - Why not?  Davis_X_Machina   Oct-31-10 07:18 PM   #19 
  - Who SAID they 'SAY?' Its pure b.s.  elleng   Oct-31-10 07:21 PM   #20 
  - based on your close analysis of KY politics?  onenote   Oct-31-10 08:50 PM   #34 
     - Based on my close analysis of people, and of repugs long-standing propaganda,  elleng   Oct-31-10 09:04 PM   #37 
  - I've seen support for his dad even here at DU. nt  Codeine   Oct-31-10 07:23 PM   #21 
  - How is this a surprise?  janewin   Oct-31-10 07:36 PM   #23 
  - "I know democrats that will be voting republican just to get the healthcare mandate repealed. "  ProSense   Oct-31-10 07:41 PM   #25 
  - It was idiotic to think mandates would be popular  Hello_Kitty   Oct-31-10 08:03 PM   #27 
     - Vote Republican is  ProSense   Oct-31-10 08:04 PM   #28 
        - What?  Hello_Kitty   Oct-31-10 08:45 PM   #31 
           - It's  ProSense   Oct-31-10 08:53 PM   #35 
              - It's a smart pitch if it works. eom  Hello_Kitty   Oct-31-10 08:59 PM   #36 
                 - So you think people should vote Republican to repeal the mandate?  ProSense   Oct-31-10 09:06 PM   #38 
                    - Did I say that?  Hello_Kitty   Oct-31-10 09:10 PM   #39 
  - It's only a surprise for those who don't pay attention. This is what BIG TENT politics gets you.  Exilednight   Oct-31-10 07:56 PM   #26 
  - These would be the pro-segregation, anti Civil Rights Democrats?  Canuckistanian   Oct-31-10 08:39 PM   #29 
  - In Kentucky.  Jennicut   Nov-01-10 02:03 PM   #44 
  - KY is on the level of AL and OK  Thrill   Oct-31-10 08:41 PM   #30 
  - Given that the exit polls in 2008 indicated that 30% of KY Dems voted for McCain  onenote   Oct-31-10 08:49 PM   #32 
  - We have been through this before, KY Dems are not like Dems in the rest of the country.  Jennicut   Nov-01-10 09:03 AM   #40 
  - Don't let them know he will stop their SSI...  kentuck   Nov-01-10 09:28 AM   #41 
  - plenty of folks in the south like to claim dem when they are really just bigots  mkultra   Nov-01-10 09:28 AM   #42 
  - your posts sure are consistent  Aramchek   Nov-01-10 02:02 PM   #43 

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