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The Republicans' Primary Problem

sheepdogII Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 1:13 PM
We conservatives know what the progressives problem is. Only problem is the progressives are so blinded by there hatred of anything conservative, they can't even see it.
goldilocks Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 1:20 PM

I am glad you know what the progressive problem is.

But do you know what the Republican problem is?

Do not Conservatives hate anything progressive?

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...