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Does the Republican Party Have a Future?

jimmylynn Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 6:12 AM
Republican establishment had definately better wake up and have an old fashion conversion. They are tearing the party apart as was witnessed by the number of conservatives that failed to vote in the last election. More and more Independents are refusing to tie their boats to the Republican ship also.

The United States, from day one, was a project about principles and ideals.

The super power that emerged and grew from the handful of colonists that began settling here was not the product of where those colonists happened to land, but the ideals and principles in their head and heart – applied in how they lived their lives.

The Republican Party was founded in 1854 to address one great blot on the nation’s founding legacy – the existence of slavery in a nation founded under the ideal of freedom under God.

Runaway slave and self-educated abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass said “I...