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What Went Wrong Last Tuesday

Rochesternative Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 4:22 PM
You are right. I worked as an election inspector in an urban area. There were people coming in who were simply saying, show me the dot for Obama. I saw a grand total of 2 registered republicans come in to vote that day. And Jack...the vote FOR Obama was very much because of race. I've lived, and taught in an urban area for going on 6 years now, and I've yet to run across any rabid Obama supporter who can really TELL me what he's done to help THEM....just that he's a brother.

Disbelief is the word that defines the Republican state of mind in the wake of the 2012 re-election of President Barack Obama.

The obvious questions are: “How can Americans have re-elected a president who has presided over an economy where unemployment still hovers at 8 percent ?”

And, “How can Americans have re-elected a president who still doesn’t grasp that his big government policies are what have blocked our economic recovery?”

The Republican Party needs to take responsibility for this disaster.

Nothing in the outcome of this election is a surprise. The realities which produced these election results have...