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What's Wrong with the GOP?

Eleanor32 Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 12:58 PM
I didn't even have to read the article to know what is wrong with the GOP. It is run by a bunch of "Good Ole Boys". Until they get real they are going to continue to take a "shellacking" by the Dems every single time they lift their heads off the ground. Obama learned lessons during his stint in Chicago, and until the Good Ole Boys of the Republican Party spend a few months (or years) learning Chicago Style Politics the Repubs are going to continue taking shellacking after shellacking. They need to put the gloves away and get out the brass knuckles if they intend to protect the people from the onslaught of Obamanism. The lesson they need to learn is that Obama doesn't fight fair.
goldilocks Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 2:04 PM
Eleanor32 Wrote: Jan 06, 2013 12:41 AM
L2Right wrote: Beltway insiders that have lived in DC too long consider themselves our rulers. We the people, aka 'flyover country' are to be ignored until the next fundraising and election cycle.

We never will end these end these budget battles until we have principled and strong leadership on the right both inside and outside of government. Being strong means being willing to walk away from a bad negotiation even if it triggers days or weeks of Federal government shutdown. I'm disappointed in them.

That is what GOB's are.

Here is the biggest problem with the news coverage of the Fiscal Cliff. The only message coming through was President Obama's message: that he was trying to save the middle class from a tax increase by raising taxes on the rich. On the Republican side, the message was…well…it was a muddled mess.

Republicans seem to have great difficulty reminding people that the George W. Bush tax cuts are the reason middle income families have not been paying about $2,000 more in taxes every year. The agreement President Obama just made with Congress saves about 80% of those tax cuts. It saves...