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GOP: R.I.P.?

Cal18 Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 9:42 AM
Sadly, you're right. People want government to provide for them. Conservatism champions individual effort, hard work, and EARNED success. Why work when stuff comes in for nothing? If you haven't cultivated a desire to strive for excellence, getting just enough to get by is fine. Why do more? That's a serious question now for MANY Americans. Why???
Neal from PA Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 10:39 AM

Because "we the people" have lost the values and character needed to be productive citizens. What this suggests about “we the people” is not very flattering. Well…it may not be very flattering…but it is absolutely the truth.

Some political commentators are dancing on what they believe to be the grave of the Republican Party, claiming that the only way the GOP can have a viable future is for them to behave like Democrats.

Last weekend, National Review magazine sponsored a "conservative summit" in Washington. They should have held it elsewhere.

Prior to speaking at that event, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal addressed the Republican National Committee's annual winter meeting in Charlotte, N.C., where he proposed a new strategy for Republicans and conservatives that begins, not in Washington, but at the state level.

Jindal said the Republican Party loses when...