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Is Demography Destiny?

OBAMA-DRAMA Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 11:11 AM
'UN-GREAT' SOCIETY PROGRAMS... ARE WHY TODAY THIS NATION AT ALL HAS A "NATIONAL DEBT" ... that in 1965 was near ZERO. The National Debt... it was not created due to wars since 1960 and the 1980's Reagan military buildup (lasted six years and collectively cost 180 Billion dollars resulting since then in a 5 Trillion dollars peace dividend since the 1989 collapse of the USSR). Democrats squandered the 5 Trillion dollar Reagan 'peace dividend' since 1989 via the ever amping of social programs which includes welfare and food stamps along with a plethora of others that had morphed from Great Society Programs since 1965. The Reagan peace dividend... 5 Trillion dollars since 1989..
OBAMA-DRAMA Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 11:12 AM
was wasted on ever-amped social programs rather than used to pay down the National Debt.
lancer50 Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 1:24 PM
The left does not consider buying votes to be wasted money.
lancer50 Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 1:24 PM
The left does not consider buying votes to be wasted money.

Some media pundits see in the growing proportion of non-white groups in the population a growing opposition to the Republican Party that will sooner or later make it virtually impossible for Republicans to win presidential elections or even to control either house of Congress. But is demography destiny?

Conventional wisdom in the Republican establishment is that what the GOP needs to do, in order to win black votes or Hispanic votes, is to craft policies specifically targeting these groups. In other words, Republicans need to become more like Democrats.

Whether in a racial context or in other contexts, the...