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  • @coltraej tweeted link to Donate. 2016-08-11 01:01:39 -0400

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  • commented on Are the whigs isolationist/protectionist? 2016-08-06 03:05:30 -0400
    Loved all of the thoughtful and helpful responses I received on this board and via email. I’m a Whig! Independent minded, pragmatic, approach every issue on the merits is what I’m getting. I don’t have to agree with every Whig on every single issue. I just want problems to be solved. The points below on foreign policy align with mine but even if they didn’t,, I’d feel a lot better with intellectually honest leaders with discernment.

    What can be done to advance the Whig agenda? I can make a modest donation. Is there a particular candidate with a realistic shot? Just to the website? Are there Whigs in Spokane, WA?