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Thursday, February 21, 2013

"People should get off their butts" to register and vote

Senator Rand Paul just finished a visit to the UK College of Law, which was sponsored by the Federalist Society.  I was on the panel to ask questions.  In response to my question about how we can fix our election system, after he first said that the story about the 102-year-old woman who waited 6 hours in line to vote was fanciful because anyone would have let her cut the line, part of his response was the following gem:

"It should require some effort to register and vote.  People should get off their butts."  

Posted by Josh Douglas on February 21, 2013 at 01:41 PM | Permalink


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Somebody put the difference between the GOP and the Democrats simply:

To win, the Democrats register voters; the GOP suppresses voters.

Posted by: Barry | Feb 24, 2013 6:40:24 PM

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