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The Republicans' Primary Problem

creativegirl Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 9:17 AM
Spin, Spin, Spin. Many of us left the Republican party when they were in control of all three branches of government and went on a spending spree. Now, suddenly, we are supposed to believe that those people (most of which are still ensconced in power) are going to govern fiscally responsible! Ha. What a joke.
glide Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 9:27 AM

So in your opinion the Democrats are the fiscally respnsible party? Welfare, food stamps, free phones, free housing, free medical, some no taxes, under the democrats is in your opinion fiscally smarter than the Republicans? Whatever your drinking you better stay on it because eventually the freebies will come to and.
Earl29 Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 9:30 AM
Is there a fiscally responsible party, glide? Some Republicans are fiscally responsibe, but is the majority?

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...