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All Hail the Death of Bipartisans

Earle10 Wrote: Oct 08, 2012 8:43 AM
"I do not believe that the solution to our problem is simply to elect the right people. The important thing is to establish a political climate of opinion which will make it politically profitable for the wrong people to do the right thing. Unless it is politically profitable for the wrong people to do the right thing, the right people will not do the right thing either, or it they try, they will shortly be out of office." - Milton Friedman We must stand strong to not waste this moment. Something to be taken from Rules for Radicals: "Eyes, Ears, Nose." If you are large in number be seen. If you are not large enough in number to be seen, make a big noise and be heard. If you are but an individual make a big stink near a politician.

The presidential playbook generally calls for a successful candidate to swing to the middle when they are running unopposed for their party’s nomination.

But as we enter perhaps the final three months of the Obama administration, it’s becoming increasingly difficult for anyone to make an appeal to the center, if indeed a center even exists in American politics anymore.

Obama has destroyed the political center in this country, and for that we can be thankful. 

Because Obama’s policies have exposed the basic problem with the bipartisan approach favored by establishment Republicans and so-called Blue Dog Democrats.

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