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Romney May Be the End of the Line for the Republican Establishment

natch Wrote: Sep 21, 2012 12:17 PM
I believe that when Reagan got elected, the job of the Republican voter was done and they wouldn't have to be concerned anymore about America's future. So for the next thirty years the Republicans slept and didn't fully come awake until the election of 2008 when all of sudden they discovered that the now infamous RINO had overtaken the Republican party. And now the voters have been working furiously ever since to get the fiscal conservative back in the game. 2010 saw the beginning of this movement with the help of the Tea Party. And now in 2012 we will see the culmination of that effort. Romney isn't the best candidate - he is the only candidate to finish the job.
Mitt Romney's comments about 47 percent of Americans being dependent on government and locked in to vote for President Obama highlight a fundamental reality in American politics today: The gap between the American people and the political class is bigger than the gap between Republicans and Democrats in Washington, D.C.

Romney's remarks are the GOP equivalent of Obama's notorious comments about small-town Pennsylvania voters bitterly clinging to their guns and religion.

Both Romney and Obama highlighted the condescending attitude that political elites hold of the people they want to rule over. A National Journal survey found that...