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Marcel Poliquin

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  • commented on Contact Us 2018-03-01 20:11:25 -0600
    Good Evening, I wish to help and make a difference but I must ask, “Where the hell are you guys!” You have a viable brand albeit old and gathering dust. You have a proven and provable history and a centrist platform that people will gravitate too. You (I guess I should start saying we, huh) have an established network (however small) to build momentum, locally at least. Yet I see not one of our (see I’m figuring this out) people spreading our message through outreach or campaign. If this is the extent of selling the brand that you can accomplish close up shop now. I will suggest first and foremost engaging the social clubs, VFW, Eagles, Elks, Sons of (pick a country), American Legion. Such groups should be agreeable to our platform, inexpensive to engage and because of their communal nature if you enlist 1 to our cause they will enlist others. Second, engage public services. Police, Fire, Public Works even, for much the same reason as the above groups. Our efforts will compound much more quickly dealing with groups of like mind. Third we must initiate educational programs to teach our citizens about their government. Our current educational system is ridiculous in this arena. If a person wishes to become an American Citizen they are given the knowledge of what we require and expect of our fellow citizens. How do our own citizens gain this knowledge? By osmosis? There is not to my knowledge an in depth immersive discussion of our form of government in our educational system until late in high school or worse yet college. Can any of us say we truly have a firm grasp of the constitution and bill of rights? I’m betting very few of us even those that are currently elected can speak intelligently on anything but a minor portion of those documents and that is the very basis of our way of life! So in closing, I am willing to help but without some evidence of a political pulse I believe that we will remain outside looking in, right there in the dust bin of history. Let me know how I can help.

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