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Don't Blame Campaign Aides for GOP's Woes

USMC63 Wrote: Mar 18, 2013 8:00 PM
Unfortunately, thanks to 50+ years of Democrats nurturing and creating a welfare/entitlement addicted society, the electorate has changed. A majority of disparate groups that all believe in big government and who many are dependent upon that government for their very existence, now constitute a voting majority in presidential politics. We saw that in the last election. The GOP cannot compete against the Santa Claus Party that continues to promise the Gravy Train of "Free Stuff" to keep rolling down the tracks at the taxpayers expense. The GOP talking about cutting government, cutting and reforming welfare, closing the border, against abortion and for big Defense budgets, will never win against the Democrats with this new electorate.
Uber Dave Wrote: Mar 18, 2013 8:03 PM
50 years of turning America's kids into useful idiots finally paid off...
InAmericaSince1627 Wrote: Mar 18, 2013 8:37 PM
And there it is in a nutshell...

Trained to be "Gimmies".
BroWinstonSmith Wrote: Mar 18, 2013 8:02 PM
Oooops. The democrat party AND republican party are BOTH Santa Parties.

If there was any villain at the just-completed Conservative Political Action Conference, it was the generic figure of the Republican political consultant. Overpaid, unprincipled, always on the lookout for the next client -- or easy mark -- the consultants, to listen to a number of CPAC speakers, have helped bring the Republican Party to its current low state.

Democratic consultant Pat Caddell got the ball rolling with his remarks at a CPAC session titled “Should We Shoot All the Consultants Now?”

“The Republican Party,”Caddell said, “is in the grips of what I call the CLEC -- the consultant, lobbyist and establishment...