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The Republicans' Primary Problem

Peter841 Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 8:20 AM
The Rebulicans should use the same game book that Obama and Hillary will use. The should apply Alinsky's rules for radicals where they apply in a Republican sense. IMO, the Rebublicans run polite campaigns; whereas, the democrats, especially the lefty progessives, don't. For example Obama said Romneyu is a bullshiter when in fact obama is, has and will always be a bullshitter.
RepubRob2 Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 8:36 AM
Aren't you doing what Ann suggested that we not do? Namely, change everything we do to act like Democrats...

Having just lost an election, many Republicans are anxious to remake our party in the image of Democrats. The theory seems to be that whatever we're doing isn't working, so we better change everything.

But in fact, whatever Republicans did in 2012 -- other than an overly long primary fight -- worked amazingly well, given the circumstances.

In a detailed analysis of the 2012 election, William A. Galston, a fellow with the liberal Brookings Institution, makes a number of fascinating observations that Republicans would do well to consider before embracing amnesty, abortion, gay marriage and Beyonce.

In my...