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Is Demography Destiny?

captnjoe Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 8:06 AM
Agreed. Constitutionalism, not GOP allegiance is the answer. I work with a lot of latino immigrants, and they are receptive to conservative ideas. When confronted with the idea of turning the US into a failure like the countries they just left, you really get their attention. Tell them they are illegal scum, and they are gone Democrat
johnm h Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 9:25 AM
They can apply and if employed their employers can help them. That is how it worked in the 60s and 70s.
captnjoe Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 8:17 AM
No Chris, TEA Party:

Fiscal Responsibility, Constitutionally Limited Government and Free Markets.
Chris from Kalifornia Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 8:11 AM

Some media pundits see in the growing proportion of non-white groups in the population a growing opposition to the Republican Party that will sooner or later make it virtually impossible for Republicans to win presidential elections or even to control either house of Congress. But is demography destiny?

Conventional wisdom in the Republican establishment is that what the GOP needs to do, in order to win black votes or Hispanic votes, is to craft policies specifically targeting these groups. In other words, Republicans need to become more like Democrats.

Whether in a racial context or in other contexts, the...