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New Poll Shows Voters
Aren’t Buying Into The
Progressive Sales-Pitch For Socialism

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Posted By: M2, 11/27/2019 6:36:13 AM

While soak-the-rich progressives lead the Democratic presidential field, a new poll released Tuesday shows voters remain skeptical of their socialist policies. Just 12 percent of likely voters reported preferring a socialist economic system, according to a new Heartland Institute/Rasmussen poll. Sixty-nine percent said they preferred “a free-market economic system.” When it came to the 2020 contenders, only 26 percent of likely voters said they would vote for a presidential candidate that identified as a socialist. Fifty-percent said they would not. It’s no surprise then that Senators Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Bernie Sanders of Vermont,

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Muguy 11/27/2019 8:23:01 AM (No. 246796)
Age demographic of those few polled? According to other polls, 70% of the 'yutes' only want a socialist....
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Reply 2 - Posted by: bighambone 11/27/2019 10:16:10 AM (No. 246922)
People who are “takers” would vote for socialism in a minute, while the “givers” who would be required to pay for socialism until their money ran out would not. Now we will get to watch as Obama and the Democrat movers and shakers build up and fraudulently project their picked and emerging liberal Democrat candidate, whoever that person turns out to be, as being a middle of the road or even more conservative politician than President Trump who will get the leftist and liberal Democrat identity political agenda back to the forefront in political DC.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Smart11344 11/27/2019 11:02:34 AM (No. 246990)
Socialism, made for those who only want free handouts.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Kate318 11/27/2019 11:22:33 AM (No. 247032)
Wait, wait, wait. NOW there’s a poll that shows the majority of Americans are NOT in favor of socialism? Oh, my aching neck...
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Reply 5 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 11/27/2019 2:48:55 PM (No. 247190)
Under Socialism, only the rich would pay taxes (Bloomberg says so!). Don't believe it for a second! All they have to do is say we have to tax everyone to save the planet. Wait for it. Its coming. Our youth is brainwashed while in school. If they get out into the workplace (big if anymore), many will grow up quickly when they see how much is taken out in taxes and healthcare.
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