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View Poll Results: How much would you sell your right to vote for?
Wouldn't sell 5 20.83%
A year's worth of game subscription 1 4.17%
Enough for a new PC 3 12.50%
10000 USD 2 8.33%
1000000 USD 10 41.67%
I'd give it away for free 3 12.50%
Unsure 0 0%
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06-25-2010   #1 (permalink)
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Assuming that it's legal for you to vote, anyway.

Of course there are a lot of factors. How many votes you'd be selling off, who you're selling it to, the amount of other people selling their vote, etc.

Just found this an interesting topic on another forum.

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If it would only be for one time, not my right to vote for the rest of my life, I think I could exchange it for $1 million. I wouldn't sell my RIGHT to vote, just one vote.
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Probably any amount, I'd just vote for the other person, they'd never know!
 
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Probably any amount, I'd just vote for the other person, they'd never know!
What if you'd have to show them what you chose to vote for before putting your vote in the box?
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What if you'd have to show them what you chose to vote for before putting your vote in the box?
They can do that? Aren't politicians like, not allowed to to precints?
 
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They can do that? Aren't politicians like, not allowed to to precints?
I don't see anything about that it had to be a politician who'd buy it .
Also, they could hire people to control for them.
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Aimee and Sandrie, ditto.
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I'd probably sell for $4k-5k if I don't have a candidate I want to vote for. Unless they're paying me to vote for someone I was planning to vote for anyway. I wouldn't sell my RIGHT to vote. Just one vote at a single election.
 
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I'd sell my right to vote for 1 Million, because in Canada no one really gives two shits about elections in comparison to America.

Makes me mad that America has it as a big deal (and it is), and Canada is just "oh yeah vote for this guy" on some poster or TV ad.
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I don't see anything about that it had to be a politician who'd buy it .
Also, they could hire people to control for them.
Aren't ballots confidential? Wouldn't show it to anyone, if you ask me. o.e
 
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1 mil USD is pretty good, the promises and campaigns are all BS once people start complaining about change.
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One million, then move out to another country where 1M USD is plenty for a lifetime and then some. (I'm assuming this is some shady untaxed deal. If it's going to be taxed for any reason, I'd want more...)
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I don't vote but I wouldn't sell my right. It's mine and you can't ****ing have it.
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Around 400 million dollars is good enough to quit working and living the good life for the rest of my life. Hahah!
 
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Around 400 million dollars is good enough to quit working and living the good life for the rest of my life. Hahah!
Lol ''good enough''. If you don't waste it all it'll last for many more lives.
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I have absolutely no faith in the government so I would sell my RIGHT to vote for a couple hundred (enough for a new PC.)
 
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One million, then move out to another country where 1M USD is plenty for a lifetime and then some. (I'm assuming this is some shady untaxed deal. If it's going to be taxed for any reason, I'd want more...)
This, if there are no strings attached to this deal. If there are exceptions I'm damn well going to be clinging to my rights.
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As much as I could get. <_<
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