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In 2016, GOP Needs a Candidate Voters Believe In

MatthewlovesAyn Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 11:14 AM
Wiseone: I just may become a Judge Judy regular. Amazing how she can add 2 and 2 and come up with 4. P.S. Surprised the site's regulars aren't beating on you and anti-neocon this morning.

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...