What politicians do you like or impress you from the party you least identify with?

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    What politicians do you like or impress you from the party you least identify with?

    I like or am impressed with Tom Coburn, Paul Ryan, Lindsey Graham, Chris Christie, and Marco Rubio.


    There's a longer list of those that I'm "less" impressed with.
     
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    Well the parties I least identify with are the National Socialist Party and Objectivist Party, but I think you mean of the big two. In that case, I frequently disagree with but nonetheless admire Ron Paul because I believe he's genuine, principled, and consistent.
     
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    I like Ron Paul too, though I'd only want him to have a little bit of power. He's probably good where he is.
     
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    The last politician in D.C. to leave a good impression was Ron Paul way back in '08- not because he was reasonable on al fronts, but because he might've balanced out some of the wingnuts on the other side.
     
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    Former US senator and presidential candidate Bill Bradley; more recently Indiana's senator and former governor Evan Bayh
     
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    Ron Paul. I disagree with him about 30%, agree vehemently with him about 60%, and don't really care about the other 10%.

    I don't think he should be President, but I admire someone who sticks to their principles, even when it marginalizes them to the point of uselessness.
     
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    Politicians don't impress me.
     
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    I'll have to go with Ron Paul. If we count the deceased, Barry Goldwater is very quotable on numerous contemporary topics :)
     
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    I like Paul Ryan. Seems very intelligent and understands the big picture
     
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    Hmmmm.....

    Lieberman.
     

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