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Beware of Those Advising GOP To Unilaterally Disarm

bigdawgworking Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 6:40 AM
"...decided to emphasize a cautious strategy that scaled back their goals to ensure they keep their House majority in 2014." On the contrary, if the Republicans continue to be the spineless creatures of recent months, they will most certainly lose their majority in 2014. For those who slept through 2012, Romney lost precisely because he appeared (rightly or wrongly) to be a squishy Democrat-lite. Did a Democrat recommend this "cautious strategy" to them? (Ans: Yes. John Boehner)
Isn't it ironic that Republicans keep receiving advice to be more conciliatory and work with President Obama while President Obama not only is receiving the opposite advice but fully intends to be even more divisive in his second term?

On "Meet the Press" last week, former Secretary of State Colin Powell said: "There's also a dark vein of intolerance in some parts of the (Republican) party. What do I mean by that? What I mean by that is they still sort of look down on minorities."

That is outrageously false, but lest you think hypersensitivity to race is all that's bothering Powell, he...