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4 Reasons The GOP Would Be Foolish To Dump Social Issues

LAPhil Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 11:38 AM
No, I take back that last part. After reading further it seems a lot of people here do get it. Now if we could only get through to those others who stubbornly refuse to let the social issues go.

Win, lose or draw, we're always supposedly hitting a tipping point where social issues just no longer work for the Republican Party. At first glance, this would appear to be a rather puzzling sentiment. After all, in 2010, despite the fact that the GOP was just as socially conservative as we were this year, the Republican Party had its best year in half a century. Furthermore, in 2008 and 2012, the GOP lost despite running moderate candidates who were soft on social issues and who barely brought them up at all. If anything, you'd think that seeing two non-social conservatives...