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The GOP: A Most Unpopular Majority Party

lshort Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 12:10 PM
Just out of curiosity, to what public services do you refer? The only one my husband and I are dependent upon is public transportation, and even then we could manage without it if we absolutely had to. It's a shame that it does have to be subsidized by the government to run, especially considering that the cost of using it isn't exactly cheap anyway--it would likely become unaffordable for most people if the ticket cost reflected trying to run it at a profit, though, and then the city would collapse, as there simply isn't enough housing or parking in it by a long shot to accomodate the number of people that work there. Now, there's an issue I'd love to see someone address seriously...
CardSenseJimmyBond Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 1:30 PM
Don't even have public transportation where I live. Unfortunately, my wife is on SS disability and Mediscare though...
Isn't it tragically ironic that the man who rode the perfect storm into public office on the horse of national unity has now perfected the politics of division so spectacularly that he won re-election despite the worst record in decades?

For when you sift through the rubble from the Republican Party's 2012 nuclear catastrophe, you find consistent clues pointing to a simple explanation: We lost because Barack Obama convinced enough voters that he cares more about people than Mitt Romney, a rich white guy who is contemptuous of the poor, women, blacks and seniors. Never mind results; Obama cares and Republicans don't.

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