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What are the main indicators that the average American is somewhat uninformed and gullible


in regards to electing political candidates to their respective offices whether local, state, and/or national?

 

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    dashingscorpio 3 years ago

    #3 Blacks have been voting for the Democrat candidate long before Obama! They voted for Kennedy, Johnson, Carter, and Bill Clinton. If Herman Cain (a black Republican) ran against Hilary Clinton; Hilary would carry the black vote. That's the truth!


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    TSAD (tsadjatko) 3 years ago

    People generally don't care about things that do not directly affect them because they are too uninformed to know what directly affects them. Maybe when they discover laws like Ovomitcare do directly affect them they will become less gullible, maybe.

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    Grace Marguerite Williams (gmwilliams) 3 years ago

    Uh huh yes. Many American people see politicians as movie stars and saviors. It is sad that intelligent discernment has flow OUT the window! The American public needs to become more politically aware of all political angles re: elected officials!

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    TSAD (tsadjatko) 3 years ago

    Correction - not "the electorate", about half the electorate. You know which half. :-)