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Romney Was Not the Problem

Patrick A Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 10:54 AM
The GOP needs to start framing the issue of illegal immigration around forced prostitution, forced labor, terrorism, and the political corruption that many are trying to escape from. They need to run ads with people who have been trapped in forced labor, forced prostitution and why the want to escape from their country of origin.

Small minds always leap to the answers given the last time around, which is probably why Maxine Waters keeps getting re-elected. But the last time is not necessarily the same as this time. A terrorist attack is not the same as the Cold War, a war in Afghanistan is not the same as a war in Iraq, and Mitt Romney is not the same as John McCain or Bob Dole.

But since the election, many conservatives seem to be coalescing around the explanation for our defeat given by Jenny Beth Martin of the Tea Party Patriots, who said: "What we...