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Estudia espanol!

O'Pinyon Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 1:15 AM
We task business with excessive regulation, and then we hire those who are free form those regulations because they do not legally "exist" in this country. If we make current illegals legal, they will be out of work, too. Trim the regulations, and then trim them some more.

A great political party with a long history can survive defeat, even learn from it and grow stronger. But a party that does not learn from its defeats, that appears unable to adapt and grow, cannot remain great. It will join the extensive collection of long-ago American parties, like the Federalists and Whigs and many another, as just another artifact of American history.

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