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Why The Hell Should Anyone Vote For The Republican Party?

Jakota Wrote: Feb 19, 2013 8:28 AM
It seems to me the House just voted to re-seat Boehner as Speaker. That was the THUD heard around the(R) party here in flyover country. And then he goes and kicks all the real conservatives off their committees. Nothing changes in the (R) party.

The only answer anyone ever seems to be able to offer to that question these days is, "Because the Democrats are worse." However, the problem with being the lesser of two evils is that you're still an evil.

Well, what about the GOP's principles?

What about them?

Name something that the Republican Party stands for today.

Low taxes? We've won that battle so thoroughly that 47% of Americans don't pay income taxes even though we have a trillion dollar deficit. Meanwhile, many of the richest Americans are comfortable enough with what they're...