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In 2016, GOP Needs a Candidate Voters Believe In

Righty3 Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 9:59 AM
We try to make sound and principled political arguments, the opposition includes enormous masses who just can't help themselves. 95% of Blacks, 71% of Hispanics and 70% of Jews just can't do anything other than pull the lever with the "D" next to it. We can offer nothing to these people to make them vote the other way...we might as well admit it and accept our fate as slaves to the tyrannical majority who vote themselves the fruits of your labor.

In the wake of Mitt Romney's loss, many Republicans say the GOP must make far-reaching changes to be competitive in future elections. White voters are a smaller and smaller part of the electorate, they point out, while Latinos and other minorities are growing as a percentage of the voting public. Unless the Republican Party reinvents itself to appeal to those voters, the argument goes, the GOP can get used to being out of power.

There's something to that. The electorate is changing, and the Republican Party needs to keep up with the times. But the more fundamental answer to the...