I Will Vote In the 2008 Presidential Election

Discussion About The Candidates and Issues in the 2008 United States Presidential Election 824 People

    I Voted...

    ....in the 2008 presidential election. It was my first time voting.
    deleted deleted
    Apr 10, 2010

    Take Back the Country

    Every citizen of the United States should vote.  I find it very upsetting that more pople are willing to vote for an American Idol, best dancer, or any other thing off of tv than for the leaders of this country. I have voted in every election since I turned 18 local and...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Sep 16, 2008

    It Really Depends On If a Cand...

    It really depends on if a candidate worth voting FOR ends up running. I will NOT vote for Hillary Clinton because she is NOT a person that can be trusted. Any woman who stays married to a man like Bill Clinton just to further her own goals will do and say anything to get what she...
    seeker25801 seeker25801
    41-45, M
    8 Responses Apr 16, 2007


    I will vote for Brack Obama because the man symbolizes a lot of what Washington has been lacking for decades and that is Integrity. A lot of the people in Washington, including the Clintons have sold their souls to the devil in order to get to political...
    Mb6242 Mb6242
    1 Response Mar 9, 2008

    Against All Odds

    Hillary has had an uphill climb for many years. This campaign being the most recent. She will come out on top as she always does. I was a supporter of President Bill Clinton and think he is a very wise man. Obviously he has made some mistakes both politically and in his...
    Loyalamerican Loyalamerican
    Mar 11, 2008

    The Constitution Didn't Come With a Limited Warranty, It Came With a Life Time Guarantee

    After doing some research on voting records, reading about,  as well as listening to each of the candidates, I was left with one candidate. Ron Paul. It seems that Mr. Paul is the only one who stands behind our present Constitution and doesn't seem to think it's an...
    acuriousmind acuriousmind
    56-60, F
    2 Responses May 29, 2007

    "Dont Vote"

    : ) take a look at this and pass it around       http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0vtHwWReGU0
    shellebelle414 shellebelle414
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Oct 1, 2008

    This Is An Urgent Situation Ge...

    This is an urgent situation geopolitically.  We don't need 80% of the world hating our guts.
    puck61 puck61
    56-60, M
    10 Responses May 9, 2007

    Every Vote Counts!

    Everyone please vote....even if you think your state already has the presidential candidate decided.  On the national scale.....YOUR VOTE REALLY COUNTS!!! GOD BLESS THIS COUNTRY AND EVERY AMERICAN IN IT!!! Put your "Country First"...
    SavingMissy SavingMissy
    36-40, F
    Nov 4, 2008

    Sarah Palin

    For those of you that didn't like the Charlie Gibson interview or didn't get enough out of her…… Katie Couric will be accompanying Governor Sarah Palin on the campaign trail from Sunday September 28th to Tuesday September 30th. In addition to the interview and...
    FeelingCrazy FeelingCrazy
    1 Response Sep 17, 2008

    My $$$$ Will Only Go to State & Local Candidates.

    I am going to vote in the general elections, but my money will only go to my state and city candidates. Some local runners use less than $500 total in campaign funds to get elected. If I believe in a candidate, then I will do what I can to ensure that they have enough funds to...
    RichmansRevenge RichmansRevenge
    41-45, M
    1 Response Oct 12, 2008


    My friend was giving me sh*t because I said I wasn't going to vote in the primary since Kucinich dropped out. He is voting for Obama. He wanted to know why  I am ignorant enough to want tovote for someone who received 0% in Iowa. So I said I'd prefer not to have another...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jan 27, 2008

    Any One But Another Clinton

    seriously. if hillary gets elected im cutting out my eyeballs and moving to mexico... it would be way better.
    yourherox yourherox
    18-21, M
    18 Responses Jan 7, 2008

    Vote. Your Way of Life Really Does Depend On It.

      This is the final count down folks. Tuesday November 4th is just around the corner and it's time for each and every one of us that plans to cast a ballot to get their list in order. Let’s take first things first. Make sure that you are a registered voter. There...
    RichmansRevenge RichmansRevenge
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Oct 31, 2008

    Right Now....

    ....i'm supporting giuliani. but if you want a political debate, please don't pick me! political debates are only slightly less stressful than religious debates for me. and both are pretty high up there ;) update: well giuliani dropped out, so now i have to do research to decide...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    15 Responses Jan 10, 2008

    I Have All Ready Vote For The 2008 Election

    so what about you or did you let it just pass you by .
    susiehouston susiehouston
    56-60, F
    Jun 22, 2011

    Ralf Nader For President

    I`m really dissapointed that Nader is not on any of your poll survey`s for pres. I voted for him in the last election and will do so again,even though I had to write him in because he was not allowed on the ballot in IN and 26 other states.Our democratic process is flawed and I...
    Tobie Tobie
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Mar 4, 2008

    Why Do We Want to Repeat a Failed Presidency?

    I disagree with the liberal media assesment that Bill Clinton was a great president, myself I think he was a terrible president, what did he do that was so great? Why do we want 4 more years of someone who did not bring change to the country, who actually made our country weaker...
    doublep doublep
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Feb 24, 2008

    Write In Vote

    MARTHA STEWART FOR PRESIDENT Equally as "corrupt" as everyone else, but at least she can teach us to grow our own vegetables so we can survive this financial crisis.  
    Samantha103 Samantha103
    26-30, F
    Oct 8, 2008

    I Did Vote In The 2008 Election

    I even voted for Obama. I will ALSO vote in the 2012 election.
    chillsdavis chillsdavis
    56-60, M
    1 Response Sep 13, 2011

    I'm In Love With...

    Joe Biden. I am going to have sweet dreams about him (as a much younger man). I thought he was FANTASTIC at tonight's debate. Too bad this was his only chance to debate. I love you, BIDIE.
    mmmcookies mmmcookies
    Oct 2, 2008

    But Before You Vote....

    This is good! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03fcGelz8Hw
    Dawnriser Dawnriser
    66-70, F
    Oct 29, 2008

    My First Time

    This is going to be my first time voting. Hopefully things go smoothly and that Obama will be leading for the Democrats
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2007


    Well I really wasn't going to vote, simply because I am scared to go out and actually do it, stupid I know - but my uncle informed me he is going to vote today so guess that means me toooooo!! I am excited, never got to vote before.. should be exciting. =)
    BlazzinBebe88 BlazzinBebe88
    18-21, F
    Nov 4, 2008

    I Did

    I did and I didnt vote for Obama and im voting in 2012.Not for Obama or any other democrat (socialist) !!!
    bfbb19 bfbb19
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Jan 4, 2012

    The Moe Factor (as It Is Used In the Selection of Locally Elected Officials)

    I Will Vote In the 2008 Presidential Election, at the same time and more importantly, I will cast my ballot for my state and local elections. Almost everyone in the United States of America is currently caught up in the fervor leading up to the Presidential elections, it is in my...
    TeslasTemptress TeslasTemptress
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Oct 12, 2008

    I Dont Vote, So I Cant Really ...

    I dont vote, so i cant really complain about anything I guess.
    luvbugg77 luvbugg77
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Apr 2, 2007

    I Vote Every Year.  It Is...

    I vote every year.  It is important to not only complain about crap, but also to take an action.  My little vote is my action that I take.
    candiestore1 candiestore1
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 1, 2007


    It seems to me like politicians are elected on the basis of their "image" rather than their policies. The only policies that are widely publicized (abortion and gay marriage) are those that don't particularly matter to the corporations that run the elections. Virtually...
    deleted deleted
    16 Responses Jan 9, 2008

    Bush Haters

    Usually Bush hatred comes from people who don't understand what it takes to be an American. They don't understand Responsibility, Accountability or Commitment. I am sure bashing will come from this. Through the years there has not been a single president that has been without...
    Jamcojay Jamcojay
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Jan 18, 2008

    My Voice Has Been Heard..let Us Hear Yours..

    I have voted in this election, and it is a great feeling to know that my voice and opinion will be heard.  With all of the issues facing our nation this year, we all need to voice our opinion by voting.  Each and everyone of us are affected by these issues and by the...
    UnperfectAngel UnperfectAngel
    26-30, F
    Nov 4, 2008


    I meant to write a story in this earlier, before I actually voted. haha. But I did vote, for the first time. I almost didn't get to because I didn't have my voters card. But my friend found a way for me to be able to vote. I will just say that I am very...
    brwneyedbeauty brwneyedbeauty
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 29, 2008

    Who I'm Voting For

    I'm voting for Barack Obama. We need someone who can unite this country, at least racially.
    ameeker ameeker
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Nov 14, 2007

    I Wish Some People Wouldn't Vote.

     I hate to say it but I wish some people would just stay home this year. Okay, that's not true. I really wish those people would simply take it more seriously. I think there are a lot of people on both sides that are voting for the wrong reasons. I've heard Mccain...
    stillsleeping stillsleeping
    31-35, F
    Oct 30, 2008

    I'll Certainly Vote.....but Why When You Feel It's Ready Decided....

    I will certainly vote but don't you sorta wonder if the election is really a joke for us individuals?  I think the world is slowly being to turn scary.  The Electrial College actually votes, not us individuals....rather we believe it or not...don't you think it's not up...
    thistooshallpass thistooshallpass
    1 Response Oct 28, 2008

    Ron Paul

    I'm disappointed with the direction America is heading. It saddens me to see our rights continuously ******** away from us and see that most people do not notice nor care. Ron Paul gets my vote because he is one of the only candidates who stands for what he believes in, even...
    Captainwinky Captainwinky
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Aug 30, 2007

    Prepare to Rock the Vote

    This year will undoubtedly be one of the most exciting election years in history and every vote will count; don't think for a moment that it won't.  Mark you calender and prepare to rock the vote on 11/04/08. Stand For Change
    think2much think2much
    46-50, M
    Sep 20, 2008

    “Yes Virginia There Really Is An Electoral College”

    I will vote in the 2008 Presidential elections even though I know my vote doesn't really count. In order to exercise their right to cast their ballots in the general election for President and Vice president, the duly registered citizens of the United States America will stand...
    TeslasTemptress TeslasTemptress
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Oct 9, 2008

    I Voted! Your Turn....

    I jumped through hoops of Fire trying to get my vote in through the overseas Absentee Ballot Process.... so you can manage to get out of bed an hour earlier go to bed an hour later, take your kids with you, ask your friend or family for a ride,  or deal with the...
    lmg007 lmg007
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Nov 3, 2008

    Speaking My Piece On Voting..

    Voting is one of the most important parts of a democracy! It is the reason our ancestors fled from Britain to America; the right to have a decision in their future! (True, there was the religious persecution, too, but that's not the point right now.) It is such a shame that more...
    tangoswducks tangoswducks
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 17, 2007

    An Article...................

    I wrote this under the pen name "Robbie Flanigan" on a site I now consider microscopic in comparison to this one. (They're rude and cliquish, and infected with trolls.) I just thought I'd put it out here.  My politics have been making  a slow turn...
    puck61 puck61
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Nov 23, 2007

    Ron Paul

    I'm a huge Ron Paul supporter and a Libertarian. Given this I have no idea who to vote for in 2008. McCain, Clinton and Obama are the exact opposite of what we need in 2008. They really don't fully understand the problems America is going through at home and abroad. I think I'll...
    Soothsayer8 Soothsayer8
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 24, 2008

    NOT Because He Is Republican.

    I've known for years the economy was failing. After all I live here, work here. Know one can tell me how strong this economy is because I live it like millions more in this country. For politicians to stand up there and blatantly lie infuriates me. Because he has lied...
    grandmagraffius grandmagraffius
    Sep 27, 2008

    A Kindergarten Tale From Detroit

     This election year brings a significant memory to my mind. Having been a 5 yr. old in Kindergarten, my best friend was Ruby.  I came to school one day and Ruby was crying her eyes out.  I hugged her and asked what was the matter.  She said " Pearl and...
    marleemakum marleemakum
    Sep 30, 2008

    Where Should You Vote? Find Your Polling Place

    To help make sure all EP'ers living in the United States know where to go to cast their votes in the 2008 Election, we're linking a handy tool that will tell you exactly where your nearest polling booth is: And once you've voted, be sure to vote here at EP, too!
    ExperienceProject ExperienceProject
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Nov 4, 2008

    But of Course

    I will vote in this election, as I do all elections. I vote in the presidential elections as well as all the local ones. I believe that it is my responsibility, and honor as an American. I know that many people on here are supporting Obama....But I am not. I will be ...
    ColorMeReal ColorMeReal
    41-45, F
    1 Response Sep 13, 2008

    For the Voters

    Just to let everyone know...this does not necessarily reflect MY personal view in the upcoming election.  However, i received it in my email and thought it was worth sharing.  ~kinky~   Subject: Supernatural encounter with Sarah Palin and John...
    KinkyFlower KinkyFlower
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 28, 2008

    It Is So Very Important

    I have voted in each election since I turned 18.  ot just the big one, but also all the locals.  Voting is important.  Voting is your CIVIC DUTY AS AN AMERICAN.  Maybe if more folks had gotten off their fat, lazy ***** in the last election, we could have...
    happyhooker happyhooker
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 26, 2007

    I Already Did.

    I voted for McCain (last week, by mail).  I also voted Yes on CA's proposition 8.  Both of those may not make sense considering my crossdressing and other things that tend to be more liberal, but really none of it has to do with politics, and Obama or McCain aren't...
    SomeguyinUT SomeguyinUT
    2 Responses Nov 4, 2008

    I Did Vote In This Past Ele...

    I DID vote in this past election, and quite proud to have done so!  It is no longer a right, it is a privledge!
    justANNIE justANNIE
    46-50, F
    Mar 13, 2009

    Its Your Right.....don't Squander the Opportunity

    Take your thoughts and wishes and vote today!! We are all, EVERYONE, given the wonderful gift of freedom of speech. Express your opinion today with the ultimate of expressions. Voting is the one thing that will always give us the voice in democracy that we hold so dear!! Get out...
    MegJgeM MegJgeM
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 4, 2008

    A Democrat...

    I have been a strong supporter in direct popular vote as opposed to the current system since 2000. Three times in our nation's history, the winner of the popular vote (The will of the people) has been defeated. Samuel J. Tilden, Grover Cleveland, and Al Gore all won the popular...
    drcynic drcynic
    26-30, M
    23 Responses Nov 3, 2007
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