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The Match.com Theory
of GOP Marketing

National Review Online, by Fred Schwarz

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 12/11/2013 5:29:13 PM

We’ve been hearing a lot lately about how Republicans need to improve their appeal to women, especially unmarried ones. Commentators offer various advice; a longtime Republican strategist says “GOP congressional leaders should unveil a comprehensive women’s agenda” and “legislation that has a positive [message] that will help female voters in an attempt to soften their image.” The RNC’s much-hyped Growth and Opportunity Project cautions that: Republicans need to talk about people and families, not just numbers and statistics. . . . Women need to hear what our motive is . . . Those are things that cannot be

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 12/11/2013 7:48:30 PM     (No. 9650208)

The deal breaker for Republicans with unmarried women is abortion. The RINOs want a more moderate position on baby killing thinking it will help pick up additional votes, not recognizing that abortion is anathema to conservatives as well as the much sought after Hispanic voter. The RINO leadership refusing to actually take strong stands on issues such as abortion, which they give lip service to when campaigning, drives much of the potential Hispanic vote to the Democrats.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Susannah, 12/11/2013 8:40:58 PM     (No. 9650263)

#1, Hispanic women abort at twice the rate of Caucasian women, although less than black women abort. So clearly the Republicans aren´t losing Hispanic votes because they won´t take a firm stand against abortion.

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