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Does the Republican Party Have a Future?

Edward327 Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 11:23 AM
BS. I contributed several times to the Cruz campaign, I voted twice for Ted Cruz and I'll vote again for Ted. While I don't consider myself "old" (I'm nowhere near 80 and every time I get close to another decade, old gets 10 years older), I'm male and white. Don't attribute your views to the rest of us.

The United States, from day one, was a project about principles and ideals.

The super power that emerged and grew from the handful of colonists that began settling here was not the product of where those colonists happened to land, but the ideals and principles in their head and heart – applied in how they lived their lives.

The Republican Party was founded in 1854 to address one great blot on the nation’s founding legacy – the existence of slavery in a nation founded under the ideal of freedom under God.

Runaway slave and self-educated abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass said “I...