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GOP Aims to Ease Bloodshed in 2016 Primary Debates

SMyles Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 3:07 PM
"There's no doubt the Republican debates produced many damaging moments for the party" Yep, and there was that elephant in the room they all kept trying to ignore, just like you did Bryon. "National party officials can't just dictate changes" Oh but they can, and they did. Did you miss that too Bryon? It had to do with the elephant in the room.
Ryan_M Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 6:09 PM
York is very much a part of this establishment. He was paid well to ignore that particular elephant you refer to.

"While we were playing footsie debating each other 22 times, they were spending $100 million on technology," Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus said last week, referring to his party's rigorous debate schedule in the 2012 GOP presidential primary season. The last campaign, many Republican insiders said during a recent RNC meeting, had too many debates, the result of which was a GOP arguing with itself while Democrats prepared the way for Barack Obama's victory.

There's no doubt the Republican debates produced many damaging moments for the party. There was Mitt Romney's $10,000 bet offer, which helped cement his image as...