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4 Reasons The GOP Would Be Foolish To Dump Social Issues

Henry159 Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 2:13 PM
Abortion is in and of itself "monstrous." And the "right to choose" is not in the constitution any way. The so-called "right of privacy" is what was "at stake" in Roe v. Wade. Yes, "abortion is a crucial choice" as you say. It gets to the "crux" or center of issue of morality in this nation and around the world. It is based on the concept of actions not having consequences.

Win, lose or draw, we're always supposedly hitting a tipping point where social issues just no longer work for the Republican Party. At first glance, this would appear to be a rather puzzling sentiment. After all, in 2010, despite the fact that the GOP was just as socially conservative as we were this year, the Republican Party had its best year in half a century. Furthermore, in 2008 and 2012, the GOP lost despite running moderate candidates who were soft on social issues and who barely brought them up at all. If anything, you'd think that seeing two non-social conservatives...