Edward Barocela commented on Contact Us 2019-11-30 09:39:14 -0500The Modern Whig Institute does not seem to be very active anymore. Could you please post what the plans are for continuing the movement?
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Edward Barocela answered 2019-11-30 09:33:51 -0500Q: Please tell us a brief example of what position you would have us take?
A: Until something is done about current dysfunctional system it will be almost impossible for our government to get anything done.
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Edward Barocela commented on Is the Party still active? 2019-11-30 09:22:04 -0500Earlier this year the Modern Whig Party membership was absorbed by the Alliance Party, with the Modern Whig Institute continuing as an advocacy group.
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