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4 Reasons The GOP Would Be Foolish To Dump Social Issues

alopekos teumesios Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 11:38 PM
The real problem is that the federal government should be concerned with those duties outlined in the Constitution and not in the business of preventing sin. State and local governments make laws to protect the members of a given community from each other. The federal government should only guarantee that individual states do not attempt to abridge the natural rights "endowed by our Creator" of citizens based on some arbitrary classification.

Win, lose or draw, we're always supposedly hitting a tipping point where social issues just no longer work for the Republican Party. At first glance, this would appear to be a rather puzzling sentiment. After all, in 2010, despite the fact that the GOP was just as socially conservative as we were this year, the Republican Party had its best year in half a century. Furthermore, in 2008 and 2012, the GOP lost despite running moderate candidates who were soft on social issues and who barely brought them up at all. If anything, you'd think that seeing two non-social conservatives...