Why I Voted for Obama

RECEIVED Wed., Oct. 22, 2008

Dear sirs,
    I voted for Obama because he is the most honest and intelligent candidate out there. (I support the Green Party, but they are locked out of the debates by both parties.) Bush, I believe, stole the last two elections supported by the rich and major corporations. They are again trying to disenfranchise the old, poor, or new voters, and, of course, the minorities.
    McCain and Palin (the dumber one) both support the war at great expense while our country is falling apart.
    How in the hell did Palin become a governor? Oh yeah, every governor we have had in Texas has been dumb or crazy (including Perry) after Ann Richards. (Even many before her.) I guess it is true, Texas is full of dumb or greedy rednecks with the exception of a few major cities. (Austin being one.) It is time for the rich and the corporations to pay their fair share like the poor and middle class. That's why we have toll roads now and bus fares have gone up. And, that's why I voted for Obama instead of the other right-wing nuts that are running in the other party!
Julian Ward
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