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The Republicans' Primary Problem

Buck O Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 11:42 AM
Stupid pukes, "Not a single one of these "brilliant" conservative posters can provide any hard statistic to back of their claim thath doctors are not taking Medicare." Asked and answered, for Medicare and its cousin Medicaid. Ha! Ha! Ha! See, Jim, I told you she'd be back.

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...