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In 2016, GOP Needs a Candidate Voters Believe In

sashamanda Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 1:13 PM
All the poll data indicates that Romney got more of the evangelical vote than McCain, who has never been a Mormon. Blame someone else.
Drifter Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 2:23 PM
Thank you for offerring some factual rebuttal. Others could have read the same thing but didn't bother.
pastorial Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 1:16 PM
s, I am not blaming anyone.

We southerners are funny sometimes! Hard to predict us.

In the wake of Mitt Romney's loss, many Republicans say the GOP must make far-reaching changes to be competitive in future elections. White voters are a smaller and smaller part of the electorate, they point out, while Latinos and other minorities are growing as a percentage of the voting public. Unless the Republican Party reinvents itself to appeal to those voters, the argument goes, the GOP can get used to being out of power.

There's something to that. The electorate is changing, and the Republican Party needs to keep up with the times. But the more fundamental answer to the...