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Old 03-20-2006, 10:22 PM   #16
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That 40% is the disenfranchised and is continuing to grow, here in Canada too. The politicians love it since it's much easier to pander to smaller groups.
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Old 03-21-2006, 09:53 AM   #17
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By not voting, they essentially endorse the outcome of any election automatically.


i'd say the forfeit their right to complain, but i don't think absentia is an automatic endorsement.
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Old 03-21-2006, 11:35 AM   #18
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i'd say the forfeit their right to complain, but i don't think absentia is an automatic endorsement.
At least a tacit endorcement of whoever wins.


Voluntary high turnout elections occur when life will really change with the outcome of the election.
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Voluntary high turnout elections occur when life will really change with the outcome of the election.
Life has changed for many people due to this last election.
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