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The Republicans' Primary Problem

MoreFreedom Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 11:06 AM
Seems to me it's Democrats who keep the poor and minorities in governmnt dependency, like the slaves who continued to work for their former masters after they were freed. Democrats are the ones forcing women to pay for other women's contraception whether they want to or not. And then you claim Republicans hate minorities, gays, the poor and women.

Having just lost an election, many Republicans are anxious to remake our party in the image of Democrats. The theory seems to be that whatever we're doing isn't working, so we better change everything.

But in fact, whatever Republicans did in 2012 -- other than an overly long primary fight -- worked amazingly well, given the circumstances.

In a detailed analysis of the 2012 election, William A. Galston, a fellow with the liberal Brookings Institution, makes a number of fascinating observations that Republicans would do well to consider before embracing amnesty, abortion, gay marriage and Beyonce.

In my...