How liberal is Seattle?
I'm curious about how liberal are folks there in WA state. For what I know, it looks like a cool place to live (Pro-gun, age of consent of 16, thoroughly democrat and worker's rights, pro-gay rights, religiously tolerant).Add the "no state income tax" stuff and there seems a REAL nice place to live. I'm a computer/networks technician, and I'm skilled at fixing electronics stuff, too, so I think I'm a somewhat qualified worker. I'm considering to move outta Europe when the economic meltdown is over and there are jobs again all over the US. I want to move there because your salaries double ours and the prices of stuff are around the same there for you than here for us :P Plus, climate is a bonus, I like colder climates :P, although I'm a biker, some degree of snow/mud can be fought with a good traction like those of Ural motorcycles :P. What is your take on the place? I'm pro-gun, so I find that WA is pro-gun cool. But, on workplace legislation, speech rights, and that... will it be liberal enough for the average "left-wing european social democrat?" Too liberal for my blood... I like it! Nothing is "too liberal" for me :P I think they're more pro-worker in legislation in WA than in Pennsylvania.
Asked By: Karl S, JPA - 6/27/2009
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Seattle is an island of Liberalism in a sea of Conservatism... More
Answered By: Time Killer - 6/27/2009
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Answered By: cap - 6/27/2009
I love Seattle! I grew up there and I would still live there if my husband didn't have a thing for sunshine and surfing. Very liberal, highly educated and extremely fun night life...
Answered By: Tracy L - 6/27/2009
Um. Seattle is extremely liberal. It is a beautiful city with many different climates within an hour or so. You have skiing, water activities all close by. Too liberal for my blood though.
Answered By: curious george - 6/27/2009
Answered By: Vanessa [Patriot] - 6/27/2009
Don't even consider the dirty south.
Answered By: robert - 6/27/2009
Come to Pennsylvania, we are Pro Gun and only charge $46 for a concealed carry permit.
Answered By: The Rule Of Law - 6/27/2009
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