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Social Conservatives: GOP Can't Live Without Them

HeraldOfGalactus Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 1:56 PM
Your constant references to homosexuality and conpiracy theories about certain groups have convinced me that you are not interested in having a reasonable, adult discussion, DHulme. This being the case, there's simply no use in having a civil discussion with you.
One of the largest elephants in the GOP's post-election room is the fate of Christian and other social conservatives. Party honchos can't just wish this problem away -- or, maybe they can.

There has been increasing hostility toward Christian involvement in politics, and the animus hasn't been solely from the left. To be sure, Democrats have taken the lead, demonizing conservative Christians as science-challenged scolds who don't care about women's "reproductive rights," but there is plenty of antipathy from certain elements within the Republican Party, as well.

Many establishment and some libertarian Republicans have long looked upon Christian conservatives with mild, condescending...