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GOP Puts Spotlight on Feckless Senate Democrats

Leonard152 Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 2:24 AM
"House Republicans are learning they can't govern from just one house of Congress. But they can shine the spotlight on Senate and White House Democrats' inability or unwillingness to govern." They could have done this in 2011 or 2012, but didn't. What makes you think that they will do so in 2013? The Republicans through their ineptness, incompetence and cowardice are disgusting their own constituents. The poll results clearly demonstrate this. The Republican Party is now a mixture of iron and clay which cannot stick together. No such division in the Democratic Party because they are all extremist socialists and communists. They have one philosophy and agenda but the Republicans are torn between the 'Establishment' and the 'Tea Party'.
Drew fm Downey Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 4:14 PM
torn between....
Well, there's The TEA Party, and then there's The Stupid Party!
Have the House Republicans come up with a winning strategy on the debt ceiling and spending cuts? Or just a viable one? Maybe so.

They certainly need one that is at least the latter, if not the former. Barack Obama is up in the polls since the election, as most re-elected presidents have been. The most recent NBC/Wall Street Journal poll shows him with 52 percent approval and 44 percent disapproval. Other public polls have similar results.

In contrast, the NBC/WSJ poll reports that only 26 percent have positive feelings about the Republican Party and 51 negative feelings. Toward Speaker John...