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GOP: R.I.P.?

Don't Tread On Me3 Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 7:34 AM
We need a SECOND party. The establishment Republicans just sit in the space a true opposition party might occupy, taking up space, obstructing, & using up political oxygen, because they're statists too & want a piece of the action rather than to shut down the con game altogether. They try to keep the GOP from being a vehicle for conservatism; they want it to be a holding pen for conservatives instead.

Some political commentators are dancing on what they believe to be the grave of the Republican Party, claiming that the only way the GOP can have a viable future is for them to behave like Democrats.

Last weekend, National Review magazine sponsored a "conservative summit" in Washington. They should have held it elsewhere.

Prior to speaking at that event, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal addressed the Republican National Committee's annual winter meeting in Charlotte, N.C., where he proposed a new strategy for Republicans and conservatives that begins, not in Washington, but at the state level.

Jindal said the Republican Party loses when...