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...
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In the fall of 2008, the Republican administration needed $700 billion 'quick and clean' as just a start to bail out Wall Street - NOT PAID FOR In December of 2008, the Republican administration gave the auto companies $18 billion of the taxpayer monies....guess what? - NOT PAID FOR Are we conservatives going to be tricked again?
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