2008 Presidential Election USA Club
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Most people on this website know that I am a fervent Barack Obama supporter, so needless to say that I was pleased with his landslide victory this evening. But that's not what this bài viết is about. I am not going to go on and on about how happy I am that Obama won, hoặc what I think that means for this country. Instead, I am going to remember the ride that we took to get here, take a look at some được ưa chuộng (or unpopular) propositions in Washington and California, and bình luận on the speeches delivered bởi both Barack Obama and John McCain on election night.

First of all, I have to ask the question......
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Hi, my name is Carly. If bạn don't know me, I'm a very political person. I just wanted to do my little bit on fanpop and đăng lên my own PSA on why bạn need to vote in the upcoming election.

If bạn turn eighteen years old on November 4th, 2008, then bạn better be celebrating your birthday in your assigned polling place, hoặc at least have sent in your absentee ballot bởi then. bởi now, everyone should have registered to vote. Most states no longer allow any further alterations to their registration information for this election. I'm sorry, maybe I should have written this soapbox a tháng ago, but...
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posted by MajorDork74
PRIME MINISTER JOHN HOWARD of Australia!

Muslims who want to live under Islamic Sharia law were told back in February to leave Australia, as the government targeted radicals in a bid to head off potential terrorist attacks.
Separately, Howard angered some Australian Muslims, at that time, bởi saying he supported spy agencies monitoring the nation’s mosques.
QUOTE: “Immigrants, not Australians, must adapt! TAKE IT hoặc LEAVE IT! I am tired of this nation worrying about whether we are offending some individual hoặc their culture. Since the terrorist attacks on Bali, we have experienced a surge of...
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posted by MajorDork74
This comes in 3 parts:

Part 1:
In just one year. Remember the election in 2006?
Thought bạn might like to read the following:
Two short years ago

1) Consumer confidence stood at a 2 1/2 năm high;
2) Regular gasoline sold for $2.19 a gallon;
3) The unemployment rate was 4.5%.

Since voting in a Democratic Congress in 2006 we have seen

1) Consumer confidence plummet;
2) The cost of regular gasoline soar to over $3.50 a
gallon;
3) Unemployment is up to 5% (a 10% increase);
4) American households have seen $2.3 trillion in equity
value evaporate (stock and mutual fund losses);
5) Americans have...
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