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Jindal full remarks to
Republican National
Committeemeeting

The Times-Picayune, by Lauren McGaughy

Original Article

Posted By:tocsin, 1/25/2013 11:34:51 AM

Gov. Bobby Jindal will give a rebuttal to President Barack Obama´s inaugural speech Thursday at the Republican National Committee´s winter meeting in Charlotte, N.C. In his remarks, he lays out seven things he believes the GOP must do to "win elections and lead America." Jindal´s seven keys to GOP success include: - We must stop looking backward - nostalgia is good, but aspiration is better. - We must compete for every single vote - leave behind the 47 percent idea and compete for 100 percent of the American electorate.- We must reject identity politics - demography is not destiny;

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Read the whole speech before you start ripping him apart.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: hotcorner, 1/25/2013 11:55:52 AM     (No. 9138763)

Jindal is a doer and a thinker with more experience and an ouststanding record of innovation and getting things done. Whether he could be President is another question, but his speech should be taken seriously by a Republican Party that doesn´t fight or articulate well and looks more like the dems every day.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TXknitter, 1/25/2013 12:19:26 PM     (No. 9138818)

Thanks much for posting his entire excellent speech. It all sounded great. None of it can be implemented without sweeping out the current leadership of the GOP. THAT is the group stopping progress.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Sunsong, 1/25/2013 12:22:06 PM     (No. 9138828)

Excellent. We need thinkers. So many just spout dogma without any thought whatsoever.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: JAN, 1/25/2013 12:40:51 PM     (No. 9138872)

Since this scorned veep prospect doesn´t like anything about the republican party he ought to feel free to switch to dem and take Christie with him.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: WAN2, 1/25/2013 12:42:49 PM     (No. 9138882)

Sorry. America shuns those who lack charisma--be it Jesus in the flesh.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: stablemoney, 1/25/2013 1:54:13 PM     (No. 9139034)

Do you have to sell not being ruined, disgraced, bankrupted to the American public?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: vinegrower, 1/25/2013 2:42:02 PM     (No. 9139119)

Come on people these are very good ideas. In fact the written speech could be a great speech when delivered. Unfortunately I don´t know if Gov Jindal can deliver it. #4 why would you put him in the category with Christie? These are very constructive points. I have not heard Gov Christie give any constructive criticism.

I hope Gov Jindal can get more republicans on board. It is imperative that we have many republicans on the same page.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: tisHimself, 1/25/2013 11:48:06 PM     (No. 9139867)

Thanks for digging out the original text and posting.

Clear and concise. He is staking out the position for 2016, unless of course the establishment wishes to foist another loser upon us.

ABB2016.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: pmarc078, 1/25/2013 11:52:47 PM     (No. 9139870)

i would vote for him in a minute. the reality tv star from alaska? not so sure....

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