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Where to Adjust, Where to Stand Firm

Jerome49 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 11:53 AM
Republicans need to find a way to come together. We need to put the aside stop arguing about the morality of abortion. It's the law of the land and until the law changes, it should be left up to individuals and their consciences. With respect to immigration reform, I think we should provided blanket amnesty for all illegal aliens who have committed no crimes (other than their illegal entry) -- ON ONE CONDITION. The condition would be that in exchange for amnesty, those receiving it be precluded from voting in any election for a period of 25 years.

The proper path for the Republican party lies somewhere between changing our entire agenda and standing steadfastly on everything. Opinions will differ on the best way forward, as we have seen in the week and a half since the sucker punch of Election Day.

Most conservatives seem to be coping well. We spent a lot of time during the campaign wondering if America as we recognize it would survive a second Obama term. Ever the pragmatists, we now seem committed to doing our part to minimize the damage.

But as we seek to mitigate the harmful effects of...