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Can GOP Reverse the Damage Done by Iraq?

mjagger Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 7:46 AM
Someone tell Priebus to get on this proto! I just do not understand why groups aren't in the states with ads prepping the battlefield where 6 dem senator are retiring. Also, they need to put ads out nationally on the big three pointing out how they were lied to about Obamacare. Repeat the solyndra's of the stimulus, and use Obama's own video interviews telling LIES. That goes a long way, especially if you start NOW, intensify towards 2014 and 2016. Nation-wide baby! People talk to each other, the drumbeat does start to sink in.

Is the Iraq war to blame for the mess we are in?

Now, I should qualify that question by explaining "mess" and "we." By "mess," I mean the dawn of Barack Obama's second term, the predictably catastrophic rollout of Obamacare, the exploding debt and deficit, the stimulus boondoggles, etc. By "we," I mean conservatives (particularly those, like me, who supported the war), but also anyone else who doesn't think Obama has done a bang-up job.

There seems to be a growing consensus that the answer to that question is "yes." In a recent column, the Washington Examiner's Philip Klein writes, "It's...