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In 2016, GOP Needs a Candidate Voters Believe In

lois00001 Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 5:19 PM
America loves a comeback! You have 4-years; clean up the party; make it competitive again.
lois00001 Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 5:28 PM
Chris Christie is the future. If Sandy goes well and he's reelected in a landslide he'll be the new face of the party. I really believe in him.
Nana82 Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 5:25 PM
Where to start...

The establishment pushovers are insipid. The Tea Party has been infiltrated by single issue people. I am so weary.

In the wake of Mitt Romney's loss, many Republicans say the GOP must make far-reaching changes to be competitive in future elections. White voters are a smaller and smaller part of the electorate, they point out, while Latinos and other minorities are growing as a percentage of the voting public. Unless the Republican Party reinvents itself to appeal to those voters, the argument goes, the GOP can get used to being out of power.

There's something to that. The electorate is changing, and the Republican Party needs to keep up with the times. But the more fundamental answer to the...