Why I’m not a “policy first” voter.

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This topic came up over and over during the 2020 elections and I’m here to address it.

“How can you vote X when they support Y policy?” This was a common refrain in my discussions with people when they tried to convince me of the error of my ways. In fact it came up again yesterday while having coffee with a friend.