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Old 11th July 2018, 09:20 PM   #183
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Originally Posted by carlitos View Post
I think that he probably is, but if we start down the road of evaluating mental and emotional health for public office, we would lose a lot of qualified leaders. Our system sucks at selecting the best and brightest as it is; why make it worse?
Are you truly serious here? Someone who is borderline a danger to themselves or others isn't a disqualification in your view for government office? Why have any standards at all, such as an age qualification then if being emotionally healthy and well-balanced is too high a bar for some to reach?
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