PUT COUNTRY ABOVE POLITICS
Our country faces many challenges at the moment: stagnant wages, lack of good jobs, unaffordable housing, unaffordable health care, outdated immigration laws and much more.
But our Congress is paralyzed to do anything about these because of political polarization by extremists who would rather do what is best for their extremist politics rather than what is best for our country.
This needs to stop. Today!
Tell Congress to put our country above their politics.
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NEWS ABOUT MODERATES
MODERATEVOTERS.ORG CONGRESSIONAL HONOR ROLL - 2013-2014*
HOUSE DEMOCRATSJohn Barrow (D-GA)
HOUSE REPUBLICANSChristopher Gibson (R-NY)
SENATE DEMOCRATSJoe Manchin (D-VA)
SENATE REPUBLICANSSusan Collins (R-ME)
* Based on National Journal Congressional Rankings
ARE YOU A MODERATE?
You weigh arguments from both sides. You see complexity where others find certainty. You don't shout down discussion. You see the folly of absolutes. Compromise is a virtue. You are willing to give a little to get a little. You want government to work and believe it can, but fear it won't. Your decision is not whether to vote, but for whom to vote. You are willing to be persuaded. You are a moderate; you occupy the center. You represent the plurality of the national electorate. You are interesting. And you are not alone.
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4 FACTS ABOUT MODERATES
"Moderate" voters are one of the most misunderstood blocs of the electorate. While they have historically comprised a plurality of American voters - 41 percent of voters in 2012 and 44 percent in 2008 - moderates are not nearly as monolithic as liberals or conservatives in their ideology or their voting behavior. These four facts can help demystify the role of moderate voters in today's politics:
Stefan Hankin More