The GOP continues to use smoke and mirrors with the base. Montana just reaffirmed it's position that corporations are NOT PEOPLE.
The GOP elite use race, sexual orientation and xenophobic fear of war with Muslims to keep members in the fold.
THEN they proffer a Dunce like Bush - manipulated by a demon like Cheney, and we get the "surprise" attack which had the same effect on the population as Roosevelt's "surprise" attack on Pearl Harbor.
Then the GOP offers Romney -- Carl Icahn in plaid pants and a toothy Viagra ad smile.
the country was not in the mood for a corporate raider - thank you very much.
But no matter -- conservatives have no where to go..... they will learn to love the tax avoiding GE and the outsourcing multi national