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What Went Wrong Last Tuesday

Johnny L. Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 8:57 AM
"Republicans must do more than showcase a few black and brown faces at their convention every four years and call this outreach." Only we do. We've elected more Hispanics to office than the democrats, and you can't get more REAL in your outreach than voting such people as your leaders. The problem is not that republicans aren't reaching out, the problem is that the media has stigmatized republicans so that our outreach is ignored or worse threatened with violence. Try going into a black neighborhood an explaining why Romney would be better for them than Barack Obama. It's like going to a KKK rally and advocating about the virtues of interracial marriage.

Disbelief is the word that defines the Republican state of mind in the wake of the 2012 re-election of President Barack Obama.

The obvious questions are: “How can Americans have re-elected a president who has presided over an economy where unemployment still hovers at 8 percent ?”

And, “How can Americans have re-elected a president who still doesn’t grasp that his big government policies are what have blocked our economic recovery?”

The Republican Party needs to take responsibility for this disaster.

Nothing in the outcome of this election is a surprise. The realities which produced these election results have...