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Romney Was Not the Problem

MoreFreedom Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 12:10 PM
And what did they get for raising the debt ceiling? A deal that raised taxes 4X more than they cut in spending. That's hardly "balanced". The reality is the only perhaps 10-15% of our Republican representatives want to reduce the burden of government, the rest like to spend, as it's the means by which they raise campaign cash and get re-elected.

Small minds always leap to the answers given the last time around, which is probably why Maxine Waters keeps getting re-elected. But the last time is not necessarily the same as this time. A terrorist attack is not the same as the Cold War, a war in Afghanistan is not the same as a war in Iraq, and Mitt Romney is not the same as John McCain or Bob Dole.

But since the election, many conservatives seem to be coalescing around the explanation for our defeat given by Jenny Beth Martin of the Tea Party Patriots, who said: "What we...