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What would make you more proud of the United States?

lt_darrinWhat would make me more proud of the U.S. is if we had a tax code where the top 2 percent and the corporations paid their fair share of taxes where the country had the money to solve our problems, to help the poor and to help middle class folks find employment.

Darrin Miller

Santa Cruz | Landscape Designer

 

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For the unions to prevail in Wisconsin.

Janelle Carino

Santa Cruz | Student



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It would make me more proud of the United States if our government started looking out for the individual people who comprise our nation as opposed to the corporations that run our nation.

Allen Wagner

Santa Cruz | Youth Educator/Mentor


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No more war.

Jillian Uhrinak

Santa Cruz | Massage Therapist


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Quote of the Week:
“The Constitution is not an instrument for the government to restrain the people, it is an instrument for the people to restrain the government—lest it come to dominate our lives and interests.”  
Patrick Henry

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written by Larry Godfrey, March 23, 2011
Per usual, uninformed vapid opinions submitted by the eternally bonged. Can't GT visit a Republican meeting somewhere to get other than the expected demonizing, strident blah, blah? That Patrick Henry quote sounds like a basic Republican tenet: less government. And, most of Santa Cruz travels over the hill to go to their corporate whore jobs. This coming from a fiscally conservative Democrat tired of hate politics as the standard of political marketing from all sides. Hate doesn't feel good when it's directed at you, does it?

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