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Maybe Minorities' Values Need Changing

Idahoser Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 4:09 PM
there is a simple action that needs to be taken before any of the good stuff you want is ever going to happen. Put the states back in the struggle against runaway federal government by giving them back the representation they lost in 1913 when the Senate was perverted into a second House, competing with the legitimate representatives of "The People" to bribe us with our own money for votes. Repeal the 17th Amendment. Do this first.

The most widely offered explanation for Mitt Romney's defeat is that the Republican Party is disproportionately composed of -- aging -- white males.

That is, alas, true.

But the real question is what Republicans should do with this truth.

There are two responses.

The nearly universal response -- meaning the response offered by the liberal media and liberal academics (and some Republicans) -- is that the Republican Party needs to rethink its positions, moving away from conservatism and toward the political center.

The other response is for conservatives and the Republican Party to embark on...