Letter: One chance to vote Obama out of office

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To the editor:

On this Memorial Day weekend, let us remember that we have one chance to save America — it's by voting Barack Obama out, along with the communist/socialists who have invaded the Democratic Party.

Nov. 6 will be the hinge on which the door of the future of our nation swings.

Already 51 percent of the people of the U.S. depend upon the extracted taxes of 49 percent. This equation has to be reversed if we are to survive.

Some of the 51 percent are absolutely necessary — the defense of our borders and the strength of our military to protect us from those who are determined to take us down in the name of their god, or in the name of the globalism of the United Nations.

This military protection is the first responsibility of federal government, according to our Constitution, and this they are not doing, and they want to do less. Defunding the military is criminal.

Our taxes have to pay our president and our Congress, but they do not have to vote themselves outrageous benefits and retirements not available to the rest of us.

They ought to meet three months of the year, as the Constitution says, then go home and live under the laws they made for us commoners.

People ought not to be paid for having babies out of wedlock.

People ought not to be paid for doing stupid studies that mean nothing to anyone.

People ought not to be paid by the thousands to enforce an unwanted, expensive healthcare system on those of us who never got a chance to say no.

We ought to get rid of the departments of education, health and human services.

Anyone can look at the results of their work and see that we did a much better job when decisions were made on the local level. We'd save a lot of money if our big brother government got its nose out of most of the stuff it's in.

People ought not to be taxed to the hilt so that they are not able to afford to hire others to work for them. And they ought not to be taxed after they die, so that their heirs have to sell their inheritance in order to give the government more of what they have already paid taxes on.

The rich ought to pay the same percentage of their income as anyone else, so they can invest more money in the free enterprises they run,

to provide jobs for more people, so that more people can get out of the 51 percent and help the 49 percent.

Common sense tells us what ought to be done.

Are there enough people out there with common sense enough to vote out the arrogant tax and spenders?

Our honored military dead did not give their life-blood so 51 percent can suck the nation dry by enslaving the 49 percent by the command of our leaders.

They died for the freedoms enumerated in our Declaration of Independence and our Constitution. Will you stand up and vote for what they stood for and died for? May God help us.

Rosemary Potter

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Comments

jmed 2 years, 6 months ago

Vote for Ron Paul!!! Cut the Military Industrial Complex spending and not the Defense spending! Ron Paul 2012

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jmed 2 years, 6 months ago

hmm watch out for the boogie man in your closet here is some info about the real criminals! Big Business and Big Government i.e. Mitt Romney http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Zt9BZD7mlc&feature=related

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Colette Erickson 2 years, 6 months ago

Rosemary, your percentages are a bit skewed. It is the 1% which is taking advantage of the 99%. You know, "sucking them dry, and enslaving" and all that.

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jmed 2 years, 6 months ago

Ronald Reagan: "Ron Paul is one of the outstanding leaders fighting for a stronger national defense. As a former Air Force officer, he knows well the needs of our armed forces, and he always puts them first. We need to keep him fighting for our country."

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WrestlinRockies 2 years, 6 months ago

On a technical semantic...

You are not "voting Obama out of office"

It is an open seat, he is not guaranteed a second term until an election is final. Furthermore a single vote is given per voter for a candidate....and that vote is not one that ask's "Who Do You Want To Vote Out Of Office?"

Rosemary, get some tissues sweetheart because come November some news will be handed down to you that you may not like.... 4 more years with Obama!!! :)

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Brian Kotowski 2 years, 6 months ago

An open letter to Ron Paul, to which the Congressman has never replied:

Dear Congressman Paul:

Your Presidential campaign has drawn the enthusiastic support of an imposing collection of Neo-Nazis, White Supremacists, Holocaust Deniers, 9/11 “Truthers” and other paranoid and discredited conspiracists.

Do you welcome - or repudiate – the support of such factions?

More specifically, your columns have been featured for several years in the American Free Press – a publication of the nation’s leading Holocaust Denier and anti-Semitic agitator, Willis Carto. His book club even recommends works that glorify the Nazi SS, and glowingly describe the “comforts and amenities” provided for inmates of Auschwitz.

Have your columns appeared in the American Free Press with your knowledge and approval?

As a Presidential candidate, will you now disassociate yourself, clearly and publicly, from the poisonous propaganda promoted in such publications?

As a guest on my syndicated radio show, you answered my questions directly and fearlessly.

Will you now answer these pressing questions, and eliminate all associations between your campaign and some of the most loathsome fringe groups in American society?

Along with my listeners (and many of your own supporters), I eagerly await your response.

Respectfully, Michael Medved

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