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Does the Republican Party Have a Future?

carterthewriter Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 8:59 AM
At the moment, neither political party respects the Constitution.
Marie150 Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 9:26 AM
One respects a little more because they have Conservatives under their tent. Not because love for liberty and the Constitution runs in their blood. They are merely power players.

The United States, from day one, was a project about principles and ideals.

The super power that emerged and grew from the handful of colonists that began settling here was not the product of where those colonists happened to land, but the ideals and principles in their head and heart – applied in how they lived their lives.

The Republican Party was founded in 1854 to address one great blot on the nation’s founding legacy – the existence of slavery in a nation founded under the ideal of freedom under God.

Runaway slave and self-educated abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass said “I...