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Republican Party Must Face Up to Past Failures

sashamanda Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 9:59 AM
Exactly. The Republicans have shown they are more than willing to tackle personal entitlements while ignoring corporate welfare and a badly skewed tax system. No wonder huge segments of the electorate think the GOP is the party of the rich.

Republicans are rightfully depressed by the reelection of President Obama and for the failure of the Republican Party to take the majority in the Senate. I have read much and heard much. But, I have heard very little about the Republicans expressing contrition for their past failures and very little that demonstrates that today’s Republican Party leaders recognize the causes of those past failures.

No one should be surprised by Obama’s reelection. He was a very popular candidate who swept into office in 2008 and he was a formidable incumbent this year. The only reason Romney had a chance was...