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The Republicans' Primary Problem

Joseph1819 Wrote: Feb 08, 2013 8:17 AM
You dont embrace abortion, gay marriage etc.,,,,, YOU IGNORE IT AS MAJOR POLITICAL ISSUES BECAUSE OBVIOUSLY THE MAJORITY OF THE COUNTRY ISNT ANN COULTER. If your religious principles are more important than political power you should not be in politics.
goldilocks Wrote: Feb 08, 2013 9:26 AM
If your political power is more imprtant than your religion,

then you should not be in religion.

Having just lost an election, many Republicans are anxious to remake our party in the image of Democrats. The theory seems to be that whatever we're doing isn't working, so we better change everything.

But in fact, whatever Republicans did in 2012 -- other than an overly long primary fight -- worked amazingly well, given the circumstances.

In a detailed analysis of the 2012 election, William A. Galston, a fellow with the liberal Brookings Institution, makes a number of fascinating observations that Republicans would do well to consider before embracing amnesty, abortion, gay marriage and Beyonce.

In my...