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Will Republicans Ever Win the Presidency Again?

Bruceybaby Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 9:24 PM
The GOP decided to block Obama's every effort to get the recovery going, which they hoped would cause the economy to falter, so they could capture the Presidency. It was such a brutal, destructive idea - no wonder Republicans are in decline!
In the aftermath of the reelection of the worst president since James Buchanan, the question must be asked. Clearly, the Republican Party is on the downswing. But why?

There are two easy answers. Neither of them is correct. The first answer is advanced by proponents of liberalism. They say that the 2012 election was an ideological election, the seminal, long-awaited decision of the American public to fully embrace their inner socialists. This argument posits that Mitt Romney was an extreme conservative, Barack Obama was an extreme liberal, and the American people cast their lot with the liberal.

That argument is incorrect. As...