UVLUG presents Pete Ashdown on Open Source, politics and government *PLUS* an installfest!

Charles Curley charlescurley at charlescurley.com
Wed Feb 22 15:30:39 MST 2006


On Wed, Feb 22, 2006 at 01:10:51PM -0700, Kyle Waters wrote:
> Bryan Sant wrote:
> 
> > I too would vote for a Democrat if he were "conservative enough".  I
> > wouldn't vote for a liberal person because he/she had a few good
> > opinions on technology (not that this is the case with Mr. Ashdown) --
> > but was going to vote contrary to nearly every other opinion I have. 
> > If Mr. Ashdown was for God, family, country, personal responsibility,
> > limited government, reduced taxation, traditional marage, and other
> > conservative values, then I would consider voting for him.
> 
> you say conservatives believe in personal responsibilty, and limited
> government yet they still want to control who can get married?  Sounds
> like a contradiction to me.

Not to mention the conservatives who want to get government off our
backs but won't repeal the sales tax on food in Wyoming -- because
they want the revenue for possible future social programs.

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