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The Republicans' Primary Problem

Rodney47 Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 5:11 PM
So, the repukes will give up some more of their principles and run another rino in 2016 because they have no clue. That about sums it up. Why would anyone vote for democommie light when they can just let the democommies have their way, hoping eventually America will wake up and march on D.C. with the pitchforks.

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...