Very important, high on the list, but not a deal breaker.
Meh, somewhat important. A factor.
Not very important.
The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last.
I have a strong preference for military veterans, but I won't sacrifice my core issues to vote for one.
It doesn't matter.
"I am not among those who fear the people. They and not the rich, are our dependence for continued freedom." -- Thomas Jefferson, 1816 "[F]acts are before ideas." -- Mikhail Bakunin, 1882
We have had great presidents who haven't served, awful ones who have, and vice versa. Doesn't matter to me.
Even if I wanted to, I couldn't serve in the military. I have a hearing disability. I was born with substantially decreased hearing in my right ear. There are reasons for no military service.
-Teenager who graduates high school in 2015