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'Me Too' Republicans

USMC 64-68 Wrote: Mar 27, 2013 9:10 AM
The repubs desperate search for popularity is as deep, significant and relevant as the same drive that energizes teenagers to be accepted by their favorite clique. The whole spectacle is nothing more than a revelation that they have no deeply held principles and beliefs. Their quest to be "relevant" and "liked" is what has turned people off. Look at the nation's reaction to 8 years of the Bush (democrat lite) administration, and the campaigns of the milquetoasts McCain and Romney. We don't need two parties with no American values and convictions - we already have progressive democrats who have sold their soul for power, and have sold out Americans' liberty for a crack at running The State.
Many ideas presented as "new" are just rehashes of old ideas that have been tried before -- and have failed before. So it is no surprise that the recent "Growth and Opportunity Project" report to the Republican National Committee is a classic example of what previous generations called "Me too" Republicanism.

These are Republicans who think that the key to winning elections is to do more of what the Democrats are doing. In effect, they say "me too" on issues such as immigration, in hopes of gaining more new votes than they lose by betraying their existing supporters.

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