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October 31, 2009 Poll Results

What do you think is the biggest threat to America?

Terrorism 11% 50 votes
Fighting two wars 10% 46 votes
Struggling economy, unemployment 43% 196 votes
Debt owed to other countries 21% 99 votes
Epidemics 1% 5 votes
Global warming 4% 20 votes
Other 7% 36 votes
Total: 452 Votes

Note: This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

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myshortpencil
November 1, 2009
1:32 p.m.

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Our greatest threat isn't our current debt. It's the out-of-control spending by politicians and the unintended consequences it has for the domestic economy and international affairs. The root cause seems to be an extreme deficit of self-discipline and thrift. It's the bane of all prosperous civilizations.

adirondackal
November 2, 2009
7:25 a.m.

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The greatest threat to America is George Soros and his puppets along with the willing accomplices in the msm.

acostanzo
November 2, 2009
1:08 p.m.

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I think it is sticking our nose in where it doesn't belong and not taking care of our own home-grown problems.

Fritzdawg
November 3, 2009
4:18 a.m.

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The biggest threat to America, is apathy.

nygirl61
November 3, 2009
12:09 p.m.

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Complacency.

wmarincic
November 3, 2009
3:58 p.m.

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Illegal Aliens are the largest threat to the U.S. They cost taxpayers 120 Billion a year.

hburke
November 4, 2009
8:59 a.m.

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The biggest threat to the American way of life is the out of control spending at all level of the government. Our representatives need to be sent a message (in some cases they may have received the first notice in Tuesday's elections) stop the run a way spending.

acostanzo
November 4, 2009
5:17 p.m.

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i hope all commentators/poll participants/readers voted yesterday

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