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Can GOP's Local Success Translate to Federal Level?

-42 Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 6:59 AM
Sorry Jonah, but the conservative hating GOP/Republican Party is DEAD. This conservative will never again support it. I'm looking for a third party with cajones to fight instead of rolling over & playing dead every time the Marxist Democrats or Obama whines.
NewJAl Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 8:08 AM
A bad choice. Tea Party members and Libertarians are in office, locally and in Washington, and they are part of the Republican Party.
They speak, but their words are ignored or stifled by the press.
Dean284 Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 11:47 AM
The Tea Partys canidates that lost thier seats was due to thier willingness to stick with the house rather then fight the Reps. Allen West lost because he played that game while back in FL his district was redistriubuted to mostly Dems voters, by Republicans.

The Republicans are doomed. Conservatism is over. President Obama is conducting a mop-up operation at this point.

That's the basic consensus in places like New York City, Washington, D.C., and other citadels of blue America.

And let's be fair, liberals have every reason to gloat -- a little. The GOP has its troubles. Long-term demographic trends; often-irrational animosity from Hollywood, the media and academia; a thumbless grasp of the culture on the part of many Republicans: All of these things create a headwind for the party and the broader conservative movement.

But here's the weird part. That's all true of presidential...