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Issues TEST: Who's Your Candidate?

Post by Joolz » 08-08-2007 03:06 AM

This is a test to see which of the current crop of presidential candidates from both the Democratic and Republican parties best matches your views on 25 issues. You won't be shown anything about the candidates' positions, but will simply be asked if you support or oppose various issues and to rate them by how important they are to you. At the end you will be shown which candidates' positions best match your own views.

It isn't perfect, of course--there are lots of other issues they could have included, but didn't, IMO--and is only meant to be a guide, but the results are interesting, I think.

Oh, and the issues listed under each candidate's name on the list you are given at the end are the ones which you DISAGREE with that candidate about, not the ones you agree with.

Please don't feel obliged to post your results on this thread. This is just for your information. It's OK if you want to post them, I guess, but could also be an invasion of your privacy, so I want to be clear that I'm not asking anyone to do that. I'm just passing along the link because I found it interesting.
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Post by whskyfan » 08-08-2007 06:36 AM

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Post by budeone » 08-08-2007 07:18 AM

Paul 41
Abortion Rights, Embryonic Stem Cells, Kyoto, Assault Weapons Ban, Guns - Background Checks

Kucinich 33
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Post by Biker » 08-08-2007 07:38 AM

Ron Paul.

"Bring me my broadsword and clear understanding".

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Post by Voyager » 08-08-2007 11:05 PM

Giuliani 66

Romney 54

Very interesting web site
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Post by Psychicwolf » 08-09-2007 01:31 AM

Kucinich 66:D
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Post by mudwoman » 08-09-2007 02:36 AM

Ron Paul plus 57 ;)

Giuliani minus 50 :D hehe

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Post by Lastmartian » 08-09-2007 04:09 AM

Took the test....:rolleyes:

Maybe it's better for the country that I'm a convicted felon....:eek:

Who's Gravel?....

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Post by majda » 08-09-2007 04:56 AM

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Post by SquidInk » 08-09-2007 03:52 PM

majda wrote: None.

Do you not vote, or is your candidate not on the list?

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Post by Voyager » 08-10-2007 12:32 AM

Originally posted by Lastmartian

Who's Gravel?....

Gravel? Isn't he the "Ron Paul" of the Democrat Party? :D
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Post by ibme » 08-10-2007 01:39 AM

Maybe it's better for the country that I'm a convicted felon....
No, but it can't hurt. :)

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Post by Swerdloc » 08-10-2007 09:55 AM

Voyager wrote: Gravel? Isn't he the "Ron Paul" of the Democrat Party? :D

Just as a point of information, there is no such entity as the "Democrat Party," a term used mostly by some Republicans and other non-Democrats--including some members of Congress, although they have often been corrected on this usage.

The party of Mike Gravel and Hillary Clinton is called the Democratic Party. An individual member of this party is called a Democrat.

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Post by No Dice » 08-10-2007 12:02 PM

Ron Paul 45

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