? The Star-News | Chula Vista Star News
Polls Archive

Who is responsible for the federal government shutdown?

Democrats
56%
Republicans
40%
Other
4%
Comments

Alma Says:

Wed, Oct 16 2013 09:01 PM

Americans have become so uninformed and passive, that we could just suffer the losses and humiliation of those nuts in Washington. We witnessed Rand Paul strategizing deceptively with McConnell, while the Ultra Nuts (Palin, Cruz, and 'Your Choice of Idiots) scammed the Vets, and decried clean hands. Today's congressional lawmakers are wealthy, finance their own campaigns, and often times, care less about their constituency. Few live in the neighborhood, and are far removed from our needs. It's been one sham investigation after the other, politicizing military deaths, and escalating family members of victims killed by terrorists....Yet, we endure! It's a game for them! Still, folks have to be nagged to vote. Every person impacted by the Sequester, and this Shutdown Charade, should be leading the line, come November, 2014. I will certainly be somewhere, in front, waiting to send those nuts back to wherever, AND TAKE MY COUNTRY BACK---TO SANITY!


Vivian Says:

Wed, Oct 16 2013 03:48 PM

When a handful of Congresspeople (seemingly ignorant of history, economics, politics, government or governing) can bring the American economy to the brink of disaster, it is a signal that something is very wrong. We might begin by looking at the way many Congressional districts in Republican states have been gerrymandered to provide "safe" seats for Republican representatives.


Leave Comment
Name
Email

(will not be published)

Comments
Previous Poll Results

» Should attending a public college be free?

- see results

» Do you trust the news media?

- see results

» Should local police determine immigration status of detainees?

- see results

» Do you like the use of drones by police?

- see results

» Is Chula Vista better today than it was a year ago?

- see results

» Should the U.S.A. build a wall along the entire U.S. border?

- see results

» Otay Water District Board member Hector Gastelum was censured by fellow board members for inflammatory comments he made on social media. Do you agree with their action?

- see results

» Are you a fan of public schools?

- see results

» Baseball season has started:

- see results

» Are you excited about the number of craft breweries opening in Chula Vista?

- see results

More Poll Results

The Star-News | 296 3rd Ave., Chula Vista, CA 91910 | Phone: 619-427-3000 | Fax: 619-426-6346 | info@thestarnews.com| Site Feedback| Corporate