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What Went Wrong Last Tuesday

SteveL2 Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 6:08 PM
There were no such limits, Paul3686. There were no immigration quotas in America at all until the mid 19th century. The first immigration quotas were instituted in the 19th century, when American workers started fearing competition from Chinese immigrants.

Disbelief is the word that defines the Republican state of mind in the wake of the 2012 re-election of President Barack Obama.

The obvious questions are: “How can Americans have re-elected a president who has presided over an economy where unemployment still hovers at 8 percent ?”

And, “How can Americans have re-elected a president who still doesn’t grasp that his big government policies are what have blocked our economic recovery?”

The Republican Party needs to take responsibility for this disaster.

Nothing in the outcome of this election is a surprise. The realities which produced these election results have...