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"There's a Sense That We Let Mitt Romney Down"

DemocratPartyMendacity Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 10:12 PM
I keep hearing conservatives using Ronald Reagan as their perfect model. Folks that was 29 years ago. This country has changed. And I might add Reagan was the one to give illegals amnesty. This whole problem started there.
Summers Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 10:16 PM
That is completely and totally incorrect. Your premise in incorrect because you fail and/or refuse to acknowledge that illegals where present in this country for amnesty to become an issue to deal with. The failure came after Pres. Eisenhower deported illegals, starting in April 1954 under Operation W*tback, and all succeeding presidents failed to close our borders.
ccaammmm Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 10:22 PM
it was all obamas fault right lol...he went back in time and let the illegals in lmao
DemocratPartyMendacity Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 10:25 PM
Are you really defending amnesty ? Hey I'm a republican. But what Reagan did was wrong and added to the problem. He did not close the borders.
Summers Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 10:27 PM
Why are you addressing your stupid comment to me?
DemocratPartyMendacity Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 10:33 PM
I could say the same to you ?
DemocratPartyMendacity Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 10:16 PM
Isn't it interesting that the Reagan policy of amnesty is what has destroyed this country. Who would have thought ?
nodeamass Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 10:14 PM
Both candidates favor a neoliberal agenda of privatization of SS and medicare and elimination/massive cuts to the social safety net, so both candidates are going to make life worse for average Americans.

Mitt Romney's top campaign aides conducted a conference call with conservative journalists this afternoon, during which they assessed the damage from Tuesday's electoral loss.  The participants included campaign manager Matt Rhoades, political director Rich Beeson, polling director Neil Newhouse and digital director Zac Moffatt.  A few notes from the call:

Matt Rhoades, on the overall race: "No campaign is perfect, and we certainly made our share of mistakes." On Paul Ryan: "He has come away from this race with a very bright future before him."

Rich Beeson, on the campaign's strategy: "We won independents and held the base....