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  •  There have been studies which show (3+ / 0-)
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    Leap Year, kyril, commonmass

    clearly prop 8 was not passed by a 'majority'. It simply passed because of those who voted.

    My hope in the United States to be the land of the free was destroyed again in Maine.

    by Liberalindependent28 on Thu Nov 05, 2009 at 09:47:02 PM PST

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    •  And what I mean by that is that not everyone (2+ / 0-)
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      Leap Year, kyril

      who is eligible to vote voted. Thus, it was simply a majority of those who voted, and is only a percentage of the population of CA.

      My hope in the United States to be the land of the free was destroyed again in Maine.

      by Liberalindependent28 on Thu Nov 05, 2009 at 10:07:21 PM PST

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