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The Republicans' Primary Problem

Beircheart2 Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 10:46 AM
The American culture, by which I mean the collective attitudes of adults who also are, coincidentally, voters, is anything but conservative. That needs to change before any true political victory can be won. That change won't happen by your suggested strategy of pandering to their selfishness, their struggle to be held unaccountable, or overlooking their preoccupation with sex. We need to be more vocal, more visible, and more aggressive. That needs to be backed up with facts so we also need to be well educated before we open our mouths.
Stuart95 Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 11:11 AM
If wanting to find a coalition that can stop Obama, Pelosi, Reid, Schumer, Biden, Wasserman-Schultz, etc. and their puppet masters is pandering, then I hereby endorse pandering.

Having just lost an election, many Republicans are anxious to remake our party in the image of Democrats. The theory seems to be that whatever we're doing isn't working, so we better change everything.

But in fact, whatever Republicans did in 2012 -- other than an overly long primary fight -- worked amazingly well, given the circumstances.

In a detailed analysis of the 2012 election, William A. Galston, a fellow with the liberal Brookings Institution, makes a number of fascinating observations that Republicans would do well to consider before embracing amnesty, abortion, gay marriage and Beyonce.

In my...