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Who is the most conservative host on Air the US?
Asked in US Government, US Supreme Court
Who are the conservative US Supreme Court justices?
Asked in US Congress
Who is the most conservative Democrat in the US Senate?
Asked in Politics and Government
What political alignment is most common in the US?
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What percentage of voters in the US are liberal and what percentage are conservative?
Which of the parties in the US is conservative and which is labor?
Which countries are more conservative than US?
Most Middle Eastern and African countries (particularly Iran, Saudi Arabia, Afghanistan, Sudan, and Israel. Those are some of the most conservative nations.). India and South-East Asia have relatively liberal urban areas and elites, but much of the countrysides are more conservative. China is slightly more conservative than the U.S. (though most of the coastal cities are fairly liberal). The rest of the world though, Europe, Canada, Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, most of Latin America (with the exceptions of Mexico and Columbia) is more Liberal than the US.
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Is Idaho conservative or liberal?
In the 2008 election the vote was 403,012 for John McCain and 236,440 votes for Barak Obama. It has two Republican Senators, split representation in the US House, a Republican Governor and both the State Senate and House are controlled by the Republicans. From that standpoint it rank among the nation's most conservative states. It is one of the most conservative states.
Does the Air Force ever get on the ground and fight?
The Air Force has some jobs which are purposefully trained to fight on the ground.Security Forces operate as both Military Police and handle the defense of the airbases and outposts. They handle security for USAF convoys (think radar equipment and items necessary for air bases) and hunt down sites where enemy rockets are being staged to attack air bases.Pararescuemen or PJ's are highly trained combat medics whose job encompasses rescuing downed pilots and performing high-risk medical extractions (under fire).TACP's are the link between the assets in the sky (attack aircraft and bombers) and the units on the ground. They are tasked with advising and fighting alongside their Army and Marine counterparts while directing airstrikes on enemy forces. TACP's can become part of the special operations community.CCT's function in similar capacity as TACP's but with more training. CCT's are fully certified Air Traffic Controllers who can control aircraft from behind enemy lines. They can secure landing sights, call in airstrikes and advise on air capabilities. CCT's are part of the special operations community and often attach with other special operations units like SEALS, Delta, Marine Recon, Army Special Forces, etc.SERE are individuals who prepare pilots and aircrew for survival behind enemy lines, in captivity, and in austere conditions. They also participate in some capacity with the recovery of downed pilots and air crew.SR or Special Reconnaissance are a ground intelligence asset with a variety of capabilities. They can attach with a variety of different units to provide intel gathering capability and fire support.