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Does the Republican Party Have a Future?

John248 Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 3:03 AM
Following the GOP's failure to unseat Obama; I re-registered as an Independent. It is my hopes that the Tea Party will evolve into a party of its own. Ultimately, I would to see the Executive Branch dissolved and have President's duties divided out amont the Department Secretaries. Then, have Senate and Congressional Legislation debated by the 50 governors and ultimately have the people have the final vote on matters in Wash DC.
HoovervilleFollies Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 3:01 PM
"It is my hopes that the Tea Party will evolve into a party of its own."

Mine too. One of those politically impotent minor parties, where folks can feel good talking to one another about their grievances and nominating candidates who seldom win elections.
Kirk72 Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 3:13 AM
Yes, just like those articles of confederation that our founders replaced, because they didn't work.

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...