Nope - I'm an Independent. I told one candidate I'd probably vote for the least horse's a$$ in the bunch.
We don't give out our cell numbers, so candidates had no way to pester us. I was rather surprised not to find door to door since both parties were courting the independent voters. I wouldn't talk to any of them anyway. I can read and a lot of the time the written word is different from a campaigning volunteer. I prefer written.
Anyway - here is a "scare" article on the other side of being a consumer society.
The world of 2030: U.S. declines; food, water may be scarce | The Ticket - Yahoo! News
I do know the Oglalla aquifer is being depleted faster than refilled. Colorado depends on snowmelt. If it doesn't snow - there's a problem. I've lived with water shortages and it's no fun.