Are you looking for the viewpoints of nurses in general, or those of us who are registered on this site? I'm not a nurse yet, but I am an allnurses member, so I'm not sure if you want my viewpoints.
I'm in Maryland, which is not the south (although New Englanders seem to think so) and to sum it up I'd say I'm pretty d*mn liberal in terms of political views. I'm pretty much for whoever can do the best job of protecting our environment, protecting a woman's right to choose, and....dare I say it...pro strict
Otherwise known as SW of Ghandi....
All of this has been debated many times on this board, and I'm sure a million times before I joined!