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This article shows the opposing views of columnists Beth Quinn and Douglas Cunningham on the 2004 Presidential Election While Quinn makes very good points supporting Senator John Kerry and the democrats Cunningham argues those points supporting President George W Bush and the republicans Both writers practically use mudslinging to gain the readers support for each presidential candidate Quinns column Election Primer for Undecideds endorses Senator Kerry by pointing out the errors of the presidents ways She explains each of the candidates positions on such things as scientific research honesty schools sex education health care Medicare soldier and veteran care the national deficit and the response to Osama bin Ladens attack on the United States For example Quinn indirectly states that Bush believes that providing health care to all Americans is socialism whereas Kerry wants to find a way to help the nations 45 million uninsured citizens Each point she makes describes Kerry as the good guy and makes Bush look like the bad guy As good as Quinns points are Cunninghams column Difference of Opinion undermines her column by making one thing very clear Bush is driving both sides Although Cunningham agrees with her on certain issues such as gaining respect of our allies and having things go more smoothly in Iraq he does a little mudslinging himself He mocks Kerry on issues like big business wealth and oil drilling The statement Bush is driving both sides is referring to the fact that the Democrats are only voting against Bush and not for Kerry I wonder if both these columnists forgot to consider that most republicans are conservative and that most democrats are liberal Rather than throwing their views in each others faces they should take into consideration that each party runs off of an extremely different platform I feel that this years election is going to be a very close one The ratio of Bush-supporters to Bush-haters is very close I agree mostly with
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