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democratic run island

speee1dy
January 23, 2017 07:47AM

Registered: 9 years ago
Posts: 8,217

just a question.

the islands are majority democratic. the islands have also been run into the ground financially by democratic control. how come you all hate the republicans so much?

the democrats have done nothing for the islands but you still vote them in each and every time.

What gives? can anyone explain the thinking behind that?

Re: democratic run island

janeinstx
January 23, 2017 10:00AM

Registered: 5 years ago
Posts: 612

Someone recently explained to me that ideology has little to nothing do with how people here vote. It's about family name and connection.

Re: democratic run island

speee1dy
January 23, 2017 10:26AM

Registered: 9 years ago
Posts: 8,217

so they dont really care about the politics or the policies, just a name?

and they wonder why nothing changes

Re: democratic run island

Alana33
January 23, 2017 11:54AM

Registered: 5 years ago
Posts: 11,580

After my decades here, I'd have to agree with janeinstx
I don't really make a decision based on party when I vote here but I don't make it based either on gain for myself but on whom I consider to have performed effectively. Which is difficult.

Re: democratic run island

speee1dy
January 23, 2017 12:10PM

Registered: 9 years ago
Posts: 8,217

near impossible, wouldnt you say?

Re: democratic run island

Alana33
January 23, 2017 12:12PM

Registered: 5 years ago
Posts: 11,580

Bullet vote for the best or lesser of evils.

Re: democratic run island

speee1dy
January 23, 2017 12:34PM

Registered: 9 years ago
Posts: 8,217

Re: democratic run island

LiquidFluoride
January 23, 2017 04:21PM

Registered: 4 years ago
Posts: 1,924

Quote
Alana33
Bullet vote for the best or lesser of evils.

some times I wish we could vote by bullet.

Re: democratic run island

Alana33
January 23, 2017 05:09PM

Registered: 5 years ago
Posts: 11,580

Hear you. Lol.

Re: democratic run island

speee1dy
January 24, 2017 08:20AM

Registered: 9 years ago
Posts: 8,217

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