Asian-Americans have a different view from most when it comes to spending the federal tax refund and choosing a source for political news. Our friends at Synovate, the global research firm, have provided Whispers with a huge new poll on voting trends that finds that most of us generally agree on big issues. But Asian-Americans break on the refund check and political media. With most others aim to spend their check, Asian-Americans are frugal: Sixty-four percent plan to bank it. And while a large majority of the nation gets news from TV, techy Asian-Americans split their news source between TV and the Internet.