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Let Obama be Obama

Eleanor32 Wrote: Nov 22, 2012 11:35 AM
As I have read some of the comments to this column it is clear that the majority of people who read these articles agree with Mr. Hanson. I certainly do, and have said about the same thing since the "election" But we can post comments here and that is as far as they will get. We need to copy and past this column to e-mails to our elected representatives as well as to our friends. Get our friend to also send it to their representatives. I would suggest John Boehner as the first person to send it to. Find the address for the RNC and send it to them. Send it to everyone you can think of, but whatever you do get the word out. If we don't I afraid the Republicans will do what they have done all along -- go along to get along. We need to
Eleanor32 Wrote: Nov 22, 2012 11:37 AM
make them understand that there are a lot of us and we are willing to take a risk to get our country back on the right track.


make them understand that there are a lot of us and we are willing to take a risk to get our country back on the right track.

After his party's devastating setback in the 2010 midterm elections, Barack Obama was re-elected earlier this month by painting his Republican opponents as heartless in favoring lower taxes for the rich. They were portrayed as nativists for opposing the Dream Act amnesty for illegal immigrants, and as callous in battling the federal takeover of health care.

Republicans countered with arguments that higher taxes on the employer class hurt the economy in general. They assumed most voters knew that amnesties are euphemisms for undermining federal law and in the past have had the effect of promoting more illegal immigration. They tried...