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Fri Nov 20, 2015, 05:58 PM

 

Good politicians are honest about the pros/cons of a policy. Bad politicians only mention the pros.

and never the cons or costs or limits.

What kind of politicians do you prefer?

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Reply Good politicians are honest about the pros/cons of a policy. Bad politicians only mention the pros. (Original post)
hill2016 Nov 2015 OP
upaloopa Nov 2015 #1
nc4bo Nov 2015 #2
reformist2 Nov 2015 #3
Live and Learn Nov 2015 #4
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Response to hill2016 (Original post)

Fri Nov 20, 2015, 06:09 PM

1. Hey let's don't look a gift horse in the mouth

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Response to hill2016 (Original post)

Fri Nov 20, 2015, 08:03 PM

2. Well we have welfare for people or we can have welfare for corporations

I know where I stand, how about you all?

And god only knows why you all think anyone believes we get something for nothing.

I will tell you one thing though, I'd much prefer my taxes pay for services everyone benefits from rather than these goddamn perpetual wars and huge tax breaks for corporations.

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Response to hill2016 (Original post)

Fri Nov 20, 2015, 08:05 PM

3. First, I need a politician to not always look to the polls to make up her mind.

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Response to hill2016 (Original post)

Fri Nov 20, 2015, 08:31 PM

4. You mean like the cons of taking money from corporations? nt

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Response to hill2016 (Original post)

Fri Nov 20, 2015, 08:31 PM

5. Or the cons of going to war? nt

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