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My Experience With GOP "Outreach"

PCL Wrote: Mar 18, 2013 9:38 PM
Good reminder, Carol. I hope you will run when you children are older.

In Guy's excellent post below, he mentions that the report's "authors call for redoubling efforts to recruit and attract strong female, ethnic and young Republican candidates and surrogates."  Indeed. Perhaps my own experience with a state GOP would shed light on that effort.  As a precursor, I'd mention that it was, admittedly, the GOP in California -- no longer one of our strongholds. Nonetheless, for people of good will trying to improve the party's recruiting, it may still be relevant.

I concluded that big part of the problem -- at least in California several years ago -- is that a...