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Old 07-14-2010, 12:19 PM
 
Location: NC/IL/MI
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edit: I've been hearing this thing alot lately about some people being socially liberal but fiscally consevative.
With that said which states, cities,or regions belong in this category?

im guessing texas is one...

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Old 07-14-2010, 12:41 PM
 
Location: Austin, TX/Chicago, IL/Houston, TX/Washington, DC
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Florida, I think.
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Old 07-14-2010, 12:57 PM
 
Location: Pasadena
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Probably all the nation's large cities are socially liberal including cities in socially conservative states [ie. Texas\ Georgia\ Utah]. But adding fiscal conservatism to social liberalism makes it harder to determine what city fits the description especially since most large cities are experiencing serious economic deficits.
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Old 07-14-2010, 01:15 PM
 
Location: Tower of Heaven
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edit: I've been hearing this thing alot lately about some people being socially liberal but fiscally consevative.
With that said which states, cities,or regions belong in this category?

im guessing texas is one...
Houston metro, clearly !
It's an area where people are very open-minded but fiscally conservative, it's one of the reason why I love this city and its suburbs
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Old 07-14-2010, 01:30 PM
 
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Definitely not Minnesota or Wisconsin. Outside Madison and a few neighborhoods in South Minneapolis, we're pretty much the exact opposite.
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Old 07-14-2010, 01:31 PM
 
Location: Washington D.C. By way of Texas
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That's all Houston there. Would be perfect for one looking for that.
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Old 07-14-2010, 01:59 PM
 
Location: classified
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Colorado, Nevada, Alaska, Montana, Wyoming, Arizona, and all of the major Texas cities (ie Dallas/Ft. Worth, Houston, Austin, San Antonio) would fit that category.

Houston was the first city to elect a lesbian mayor if that tells you something.
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Old 07-14-2010, 02:14 PM
 
Location: Morgantown, WV
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Austin isn't fiscally conservative, it's full blown liberal. But I agree on Houston, and Dallas to a lesser extent.
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Old 07-14-2010, 02:43 PM
 
Location: XO
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Much of Colorado's front range excluding Colorado Springs, and Boulder.
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Old 07-14-2010, 02:45 PM
 
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Austin isn't fiscally conservative, it's full blown liberal. But I agree on Houston, and Dallas to a lesser extent.
I was refering to the metro area in general (ie Round Rock, Leander).
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