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Take America back

The 2004 presidential election is more than who is the better candidate; it is about whether Americans want another four years of Bush/Cheney lies, deceit and secrecy.

Harry Truman: Secrecy and a free democracy don’t mix.

Will “war president” Bush have 1,000 crosses tattooed on his back?

Given a choice between Bush tax cuts or achieving universal health coverage, 81 percent of Americans said they would rather get the health care.

If President Bush is God’s right-hand man, why do hurricanes keep pounding Florida?

Bush religious right-wingers and anti-abortionists will strike down Roe v. Wade if they retain the presidency for another four years.

Bush oxymoron: Nuclear weapons will make the world safer.

“The great threat to freedom is concentration of power” ” Milton Friedman. Bush/Republicans control all branches of government.

The president’s economic policy: Tax cuts for the already rich, budget cuts for the already poor.

Plato had it right: “One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.” Four years have proved the case.

Take America back from religious right-wingers and radical Republicans.

Ron Lowe

Nevada City

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