Open Letter to the United States Congress Regarding HR45

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Seacowboys, Jan 28, 2009.

  1. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    We are watching you. If you vote for this affront to our constitutional liberties, we will see that you are removed from office.
    Voting Firearms Owner
  2. Tango3

    Tango3 Aimless wanderer

    anybody up for a million cardboard cut out rifle march???
  3. E.L.

    E.L. Moderator of Lead Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    How about a million people wearing "WHEN ALL ELSE FAILS, VOTE FROM THE ROOF TOPS" T-shirts. :D
  4. Tango3

    Tango3 Aimless wanderer

    I like that one too!
  5. Mountainman

    Mountainman Großes Mitglied Site Supporter+++

    Like that one the best and already have the shirt. Had it on Nov. 4th but still did not make a difference. Dumb is as dumb does!!!
  6. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    There are an estimated 52 million households that own multiple firearms here in the U.S. and most of us vote.
  7. Conagher

    Conagher Dark Custom Rider Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Quigs and I were talking the other day when he brought up the fact that 58% of the population of the US voted in the Nov 4 election, and out of that 58% that voted, 58% of those voters voted for McCain and Palin.

    I think we need to go back to the popular vote election like it used to be and do away with the electoral college.
  8. mecdac

    mecdac Monkey++

    When was it ever (in this country) popular vote?
  9. Seawolf1090

    Seawolf1090 Retired Curmudgeonly IT Monkey Founding Member

    [ditto] I agree. The "Electoral College" was bought by the Liberals this time around - they sold themselves CHEAP.
  10. E.L.

    E.L. Moderator of Lead Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Obama won the popular vote 53% to 46% for McCain. Obama had 66,882,230 votes compared to McCain's 58,343,671 votes. In the popular vote Obama still wins hands down. What we really need to do is find a viable candidate.

  11. ghrit

    ghrit Bad company Administrator Founding Member

    The electoral college is embedded in the Constitution. Bad idea to get rid of it. Really bad. We should maintain the republic rather than go toward a "one man, one vote" democracy setup that would permit one vote majorities to deprive the losing side (that may well consist of kids that can't vote) of rights.
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