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Editorial: Please take your vote seriously; it is very important




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October 31, 2012 | 9,915 views | 119 comments

A friend pleaded with me last week to issue one final statement about the importance of voting. He has been active in Floresville politics, but he knows not to stick his neck out too far. So he wants me to do it instead. . . .

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4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
November 14, 2012 7:33am
 
I second that!

 
Wilson County Patriot  
Floresville, TX  
November 13, 2012 7:20pm
 
Elaine, Thank you for an insightful and spot on editorial. We are blessed to have people like you, Mr. Miller, and Mr Deskin on the side of the citizens and doing what is honorable.

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
November 13, 2012 1:06pm
 
Facts, so what? Obama said he has no control over those things (gas/stock market). Gas in Jan 09 was $1.84 (now $2.99) and the average stock closings 2005 -2008 was 11300 (and that includes a sharp dip in 2008) and now it ... More ›

 
Facts only please  
TX  
November 13, 2012 11:22am
 
4th: I just checked the gas prices, almost $2.99!! And my retirement funds have tripled since Obama taking over...I know you don't have retirement plan, right?

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
November 13, 2012 9:10am
 
That' were we differ...you think 11/6 was just another skirmish whereas I believe it was a last ditch effort and the war IS over.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
November 13, 2012 7:40am
 
One battle loss doesn't mean the war is lost.

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
November 13, 2012 7:32am
 
Sorry, but I am heartbroken over the loss America has suffered. I have totally stopped watching and reading the news. I find that not knowing what's going on makes me feel much more calm. The old cliche, "Ignorance is ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
November 13, 2012 5:27am
 
4th.....Look on the bright side. Obama will not be able to blame the previous president.:) 2013 does not appear to have a rosy outlook. Several firms have already announced plans to lay off thousands of workers. In 2014, ... More ›

 
Alvin Charmaine  
November 13, 2012 1:26am
 
4th America voted. If you don't like democracy you can always move to Utah.

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
November 12, 2012 9:30pm
 
America lost, not me!

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