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In 2016, GOP Needs a Candidate Voters Believe In

Nunya8 Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 3:51 PM
What would it take to get a Voter ID amendment to the US Constitution? Why not a national ballot? Couldn't some grassroots organization find enough support to get it on a national ballot? Are we self-governed, or are we not? Apparently our elected representatives done have the stones, or don't feel the need to combat voter fraud. Who among them is courageous enough to push the issue to get it through?
lois00001 Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 3:53 PM
I had to show ID to vote; worked out pretty well for me.
Nunya8 Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 4:01 PM

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...