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Turn Up the Vote: Drive-By Truckers

Patterson Hood weighs in on the most difficult issues of the election season.

SPIN iconSPIN Staff // August 27, 2008

Drive-By Truckers guitarist/vocalist Patterson Hood says he isn’t happy about “the whole direction of the country.” He recently spoke with about the most important issues facing America in the 2008 presidential election.

Below, he discusses his political thoughts, including the need to bring the troops home from Iraq and deal with the tanking economy.

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