In response to:

What's Wrong with the GOP?

AliveInHim Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 3:42 PM
The problem with the GOP at least at the national level is 1) No core values, 2) No leadership, 3) No balls, and 4) a thinly disguised disdain for its base. They're more interested in being 'collegiate' than in being conservative. I guess they figure that if we go down the road to totalitarianism more slowly than the Democrats would, that is sufficient...

Here is the biggest problem with the news coverage of the Fiscal Cliff. The only message coming through was President Obama's message: that he was trying to save the middle class from a tax increase by raising taxes on the rich. On the Republican side, the message was…well…it was a muddled mess.

Republicans seem to have great difficulty reminding people that the George W. Bush tax cuts are the reason middle income families have not been paying about $2,000 more in taxes every year. The agreement President Obama just made with Congress saves about 80% of those tax cuts. It saves...