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US voters' views: Jim Hill
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Jim Hill
Name: Jim Hill
Age: 49
Lives: Sudbury, Massachusetts
Job: Equipment finance manager
Last election voted: Republican
In 10 words or less: "Family man, business owner, community volunteer, gardener, fisherman, sports fan"

I voted for Bush and still strongly support him.

He has produced solid results on many of the issues important to me, though he has not addressed all of them, yet.

Bush's successes include historically low unemployment.

He also successfully passed Class Action law reform, the Central American Free Trade Agreement (Cafta), bankruptcy reform, energy reform, plus two great Supreme Court nominations out of three.

These domestic issues are where he has had solid success over the past year.

I'd like to see future achievements in immigration, social security reform, medical liability reform, along with more fiscal restraint over the next three years.

The Libby indictment only nominally affects the Bush administration.

US VOTERS' VIEWS
Iraq is a more difficult issue.

But the past year has shown tremendous bravery by the Iraqi people as they have risked their lives to vote, ratify a constitution and embrace democracy.

Iraqi women and children now have a future to look forward to.

Bush's continued support of the liberation of 26 million people, to me, goes into the success column.




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