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The Republicans' Primary Problem

Sanity102 Wrote: Feb 08, 2013 2:57 PM
The truly dumb thing is that the Losertarians pretending to be the base, don't realize that their 3rd party will never rise and become as the GOP rose from the Whigs and that the Dems will continue to move the country to the left until there is only one viable party.

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...