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Political Parties Need Rebranding

scott s. Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 3:16 PM
Unfortunately, that sort of thing is way too abstract.
Frank130 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 10:52 PM
Just follow the Constitution & balance the budget. That's not too abstract, it's simple. If the Constitution does not specifically authorize the Federal Government to do something, eliminate it from the budget. If the States want some things continued, they can run it on the State level. Some things like Social Security & Medicare will have to be phased out on a Federal level.
Dozens of explanations have been offered by people who think they are savvy about politics to explain why Mitt Romney lost and Barack Obama was reelected despite his many unlawful actions and the high unemployment figures. I toss into the mix my view that the two major political parties need rebranding.

Obama's massive negative TV advertising rather successfully branded Romney and the Republican Party as rich guys who can't empathize with ordinary hard-working Americans. In fact, Obama grew up enjoying a pampered lifestyle attending elite schools and colleges and now is rich, too, with his wealth and lifestyle coming from...