The poor should be banned from voting
The richest 10% should be banned from voting
The top 1% should be banned from voting
Only the middle class should be allowed to vote
Lol I like how people split hairs in calling our Republic with representational democracy to better fit their purpose of what we essentially were during British rule with dukes and such. I don't think I need to waste anymore thought on this topic. You clowns that think the poor need not vote simply read the pledge of allegiance think about what it stands for and then come back at me with that "only the rich should vote" bull****.
"We’re going to close the unproductive tax loopholes that allow some of the truly wealthy to avoid paying their fair share. In theory, some of those loopholes were understandable, but in practice they sometimes made it possible for millionaires to pay nothing, while a bus driver was paying ten percent of his salary, and that’s crazy." -Reagan
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers
I actually think it is being aimed for to eneble enforcement of the second world standard of living the business community is willing to " break off" to the citizenry at large.
I don't know that it has racial overtones at all, seeing as how the hispanic community is largely socially conservative.
I think the haves want to "disarm" the have-nots.
Because our rich can't compete with the rich in countries with huge populations of the abject poor if they continue to allow the masses here to have as large a percentage of gdp as they have grown accustomed to.
Last edited by What if...?; 10-30-11 at 02:44 PM.
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