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In 2016, GOP Needs a Candidate Voters Believe In

Elucidated1 Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 6:05 PM
All the GOP has to do to win nationally again, is to embrace latino issues without alarming their base. Good luck with that one. Then, there's a tiny issue of addressing the women's issues.
anti-neocon Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 9:46 PM
just wondering; what are "latino issues" ??? how about caucasian issues ? perhaps we should try harder to address korean-american issues too.
Jo334 Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 7:41 PM
They need an exciting candidate for President! Bobby Jindel is my pick. Now for the Senate seats, you need some exciting candidates and someone who doesn't run off at the mouth with stupid stuff.
Corbett_ Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 7:30 PM
There are no "Latino issues" or "Women's issues". There is no need to try to divide people into competing groups like the Democrats. Liberty, peace, sound money, fiscal responsibility and small government have universal appeal.

In the wake of Mitt Romney's loss, many Republicans say the GOP must make far-reaching changes to be competitive in future elections. White voters are a smaller and smaller part of the electorate, they point out, while Latinos and other minorities are growing as a percentage of the voting public. Unless the Republican Party reinvents itself to appeal to those voters, the argument goes, the GOP can get used to being out of power.

There's something to that. The electorate is changing, and the Republican Party needs to keep up with the times. But the more fundamental answer to the...