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Can GOP Reverse the Damage Done by Iraq?

TrustNoOne Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 1:02 PM
I perfect example example of REAL problem the party faces, something the article ignores. I am a 64 yo White Christian Male living in the South (Georgia) with an MBA and a JD and despise Libtards (see urban dictionary definition of term). General wisdom is that I should be a hard core Republican. But I am not. The problem the article ignored was WHY Bush II was anointed by the RNC. The RNC viciously attacked McCain and saw to it that Bush II was crowned leader because McCain had reservations about THE, and THE ONLY issue the RNC is concerned with, making the Uber Rich richer, including cutting their already LOW taxes even more. Ditto in 1012.They anointed a cult member who's ONLY platform was continuing the tax cuts.
Dave M Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 6:20 PM
Boy for someone who supposedly hates "libtards" your post sure as heck reads like a "libtard" wrote
restoreliberty Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 2:43 PM
those folks are the only ones who actually do pay the taxes that float our bloated government - so anything else you might have to say can easily be ignored because you ignorance is so fully on display
jay_p Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 1:12 PM
Precisely why I do not vote Republican.

Is the Iraq war to blame for the mess we are in?

Now, I should qualify that question by explaining "mess" and "we." By "mess," I mean the dawn of Barack Obama's second term, the predictably catastrophic rollout of Obamacare, the exploding debt and deficit, the stimulus boondoggles, etc. By "we," I mean conservatives (particularly those, like me, who supported the war), but also anyone else who doesn't think Obama has done a bang-up job.

There seems to be a growing consensus that the answer to that question is "yes." In a recent column, the Washington Examiner's Philip Klein writes, "It's...