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The G.O.P.'s One-Legged Stool?

James761 Wrote: Aug 07, 2012 7:30 AM
This is why I've considered Romney as nothing more than a RINO...He ignores much of what it means to be a Republican.

Ronald Reagan forged a winning electoral majority on the stable foundation of what he described as a three-legged stool: fiscal discipline, traditional values and peace through strength. He understood it to be an appealing platform to the American people writ large, including of course economic, social and national security conservatives and the rest of his Republican Party.

Unfortunately, it seems increasingly, that today's Republicans want to bet that they can regain the White House by cutting off two legs from that stool - disregarding, if not dismissing outright conservative social issues and national security themes.

A case in point came...