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'Me Too' Republicans

sashamanda Wrote: Mar 27, 2013 11:05 AM
"A lot of Republican voters stayed home because he wasn't ideal." A lot of Republican (and Independent and Democrat) voters stayed home, because they couldn't bring themselves to vote for a crony capitalist. Romney may have touted the free market, but he made and kept his fortune through a rigged market.
Many ideas presented as "new" are just rehashes of old ideas that have been tried before -- and have failed before. So it is no surprise that the recent "Growth and Opportunity Project" report to the Republican National Committee is a classic example of what previous generations called "Me too" Republicanism.

These are Republicans who think that the key to winning elections is to do more of what the Democrats are doing. In effect, they say "me too" on issues such as immigration, in hopes of gaining more new votes than they lose by betraying their existing supporters.

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