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Cruz: “Opportunity Conservatism” is the Only Way Forward

Rob 1948 Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 10:21 AM
The real problem is that Republicans don't play to win like the com mun ists do. I believe that Republicans need to be just as good at street-fighting as the opposition is, we can start with copying their rhetoric. They are the real racists, they have the authentic and documented history of racism, bigotry and hate-mongering in this country and it's about time Republicans broadcast the truth. What's the matter Republicans? Is it too undignified to speak the truth?
maryanne24 Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 10:23 AM
It did seem to work for our president
Marie150 Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 10:43 AM
Is OBAMA more free to say what ever ugly thing he wants to say because he has black skin? Are black people entitled to say ugly things? Do we hold black people to a different standard? What sort of a leader says the ugly things that OBAMA says?

Is Joe Biden more free to say stupid things because he is a fool and no one expects better of him? Why do we have a fool in line for the presidency? Sarah Palin was called stoopid yet she and Joe Biden are not even comparable. He cannot hold a candle to her.

January 3, 2013 was an important and historic day on Capitol Hill for many different reasons. And one of those reasons, of course, was because Ted Cruz was sworn in as Texas’s first Hispanic U.S. Senator. It was a momentous and moving occasion -- an event that Americans of all stars and stripes can celebrate. But basking in the limelight -- I suspect -- is not the reason why Mr. Cruz entered public life.

He went to Washington to roll up his sleeves and get to work. Indeed, that...