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3 Qualities the 2016 Republican Presidential Nominee Must Have

traitorbill Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 10:45 AM
They need a candidate with the courage to do the right thing: Say "no" to big government.
Origanalist Again Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 10:47 AM
Had one, but he was a crazy old coot, remember?
Quintus_T_Cicero Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 10:50 AM
He's still a crazy old coot as evidenced by his statements on the Chris Kyle murder.
AIPAC Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 10:53 AM
In his usually ungraceful way, Paul was saying "War is Hell".

I thought it was tasteless because of the timing.
Origanalist Again Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 10:56 AM
Ya, I could have lived without that comment. I don't get the reasoning......
Dave M Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 11:17 AM
Therin lies his problem. There wasn't any reasoning. During the primaries we thought Paul should be in charge of federal financial policy but not allowed within a thousand miles of any meeting involving foreign policy. His disdain toward a veteran slain by another veteran he was trying to help cope confirms that.
SMyles Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 11:32 AM
It confirms nothing of the sort. Paul has the consistency and conviction Mr Dan RINO speaks of. It may not be emotionally satisfying to you, ,but that's not his responsibility.

I must confess in 2012 -- almost from the beginning -- I felt inclined to vote for Mitt Romney for president of the United States. His intellect, extraordinary business record, and honorable career in public service convinced me that he was uniquely qualified to serve faithfully in that office. But there was something else: As a moderate hailing from a deeply blue state, I thought he could appeal to centrist Republicans and right-leaning Independents nationwide -- perhaps enough of them to give him a decided edge on Election Day.

Unfortunately, that didn’t happen.

And yet to say that Governor Romney...