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Romney Was Not the Problem

irkelsome Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 2:05 PM
Here is what Rush Said, "But this repair the safety net stuff? The safety net is contributing to poverty. The safety net contributes to poverty. It does not solve it. We've got proof every year since the Great Society and whatever else Johnson named it, starting in the sixties. It hasn't fixed anything." So when Romney says he doesn't care about the poor because the poor have a safety net, then you listen to Rush and you see that conservatives want to take away the safety net, you have to ask Romney, "if the GOP takes the safety net away, like Rush says they should, would you then care about the poor?

Small minds always leap to the answers given the last time around, which is probably why Maxine Waters keeps getting re-elected. But the last time is not necessarily the same as this time. A terrorist attack is not the same as the Cold War, a war in Afghanistan is not the same as a war in Iraq, and Mitt Romney is not the same as John McCain or Bob Dole.

But since the election, many conservatives seem to be coalescing around the explanation for our defeat given by Jenny Beth Martin of the Tea Party Patriots, who said: "What we...