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It's Hard to Be a Republican

Chartaz Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 1:50 PM
I do trust you supported rights for woman, civil rights and equality because it was the right and moral position to take and the right thing to do!!! Romney did NOT lose because he represents the white man!! That is a ridiculous conclusion and an easy (race based) excuse as to why Mr Romney lost the election. Stop drinking the reckless kool-aid of TV and radio pundits as well GOP political hacks operatives !! Romney and his political hacks lost the election by aligning themselves with religious & social extremists who hold views that are punitive, harsh, destructive and abusive. Romney and his team wrongly stated that the larger part of the US electorate prefer government over self reliance, free enterprise and individual initiative
Even when the economy is terrible, when the incumbent Democratic president has not been able to demonstrate success on job creation or growth, and even when the standard of living for Americans is declining on his watch, the country will choose a Democrat "who cares about the problems of people like me" over the Republican. That alone is enough to make Republican heads spin for some time.

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