42 percent of West Virginia democrats would rather a prisoner over OBAMA

Posted: May 10, 2012 in politics
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In West Virginia Tuesday night, 41 percent of Democratic primary voters chose a rather nondescript Texas prison inmate over President Obama. Never mind that these people had just voted for a man who himself cannot vote. Never mind that voters like these have fueled felon disenfranchisement initiatives all across the country. Out-of-state prison inmates, evidently, make for great symbols of political protest. And West Virginia clearly doesn’t like the president. Anger and contradiction.


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