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Get Rid of the Republican Establishment, Once and for All

RyanM Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 7:22 PM
I wonder if Towery includes his former boss, Newt Gingrich, a part of the GOP establishment? He should as he is one of the worst. Simply removing the GOP establishment won't do anything by itself as long as the neocons are allowed to remain as it is their policies of "big government conservatism" at home and interventionism abroad that has brought the GOP to this sorry state of affairs.
JustMC Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 1:10 AM
Yes, but it is probably fair to say that the establishment CANNOT be ousted except from a massive grassroots takeover from below, which would mean the despicable policies you rightly mention would be challenged and toppled.

A tough row to hoe, however.
Here's a New Year's wish I would love to see come true. However it is defined or however many people are part of it, it is time to send the giant never-ending "GOP Establishment" made up of some professional politicians, some moneyed nouveaux riche who -- by virtue of their contributions and the faux friendships it buys with politicians -- consider themselves political landed gentry and the endless scam artist consultants they support packing.

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