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Paul Ryan´s Deal Throws
away 2014 Advantage

Canada Free Press, by Jonathon Moseley

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Posted By:SpeedMaster, 12/18/2013 3:38:40 PM

Republicans in the United States just damaged their chances of winning elections in 2014, while trying to increase their chances. That is what is wrong with the Republican Party: A total failure to properly diagnose or understand the Party’s circumstances cripples it. What Ronald Reagan saw so clearly, Republican insiders cannot grasp. Obama lied. He broke his promises about ObamaCare. Broken faith is melting the Democrats’ hopes of winning elections in 2014. Obama cannot smooth-talk voters back who no longer trust him and are no longer listening. Therefore, Republicans had to save the Democrats and throw away the GOP’s advantage for 2014.

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FTA: The GOP is like a guy who ignores a woman he has a relationship with to chase after cheerleaders he can’t have.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Periwinkel, 12/18/2013 4:05:16 PM     (No. 9659100)

We keep hearing from others on this site that we Republicans must play the long game. I´ve been hearing that excuse for 20 years now...since 1994 the first time in my lifetime they won. From then on there were never enough votes; never enough money; never enough to do what needed to be done. Just a few more dollars; just a little more time until after the next election. Then the Congress will get busy with what needs to be done.

In the meantime, the debt and deficits increase. Taxes go up. The agendas get more and more liberal. When does it stop?

I, for one, am getting impatient with the long game. After 20 years I want action now and I want someone in DC to listen and act. I´ll bet I speak for a lot of Tea Partiers. For the moderates? Not so much because they are happy with the status quo. Little Orby may be right.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Pluperfect, 12/18/2013 4:06:49 PM     (No. 9659101)

#1, good for you! Go for it. What´s the next move?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ruready?, 12/18/2013 4:16:05 PM     (No. 9659108)

#1, During its conservative resurgence, it took Southern Baptists the better part of a decade to weed through their equivalent of RINOs until they found the true convictional conservatives. From then on, it was downhill.

The Tea Party is about four years old and is seeing a similar problem as the Southern Baptists experienced. Keep the faith, the closer the RINOs get to extinction, the louder they whine. My guess is we have 5-10 more years of weeding before we get things where they need to be.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: alpha91c, 12/18/2013 4:16:25 PM     (No. 9659109)

That is one example of why people call the GOP the Stupid Party.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: yuban, 12/18/2013 4:24:38 PM     (No. 9659115)

Moderates just can´t help themselves. Snide remarks are what some of them live for. Next move? Weed out as many Moderates as possible. Yes, we will lose elections along the way but it will be worth it to rid the GOP of the Dem lites. If that doesn´t work, well, then it won´t matter because the Left and the GOP Moderates will have already ruined America.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Bohallx, 12/18/2013 4:35:23 PM     (No. 9659128)

Ryan´s mistake is beyond stupid ~ it suggests that he has a diseased mind.

I´d recommend instant removal ~ or maybe a ´team approach´ that goes to his home in Wisconsin and tells him to NOT COME BACK EVER



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Reply 7 - Posted by: belwhatter, 12/18/2013 4:38:53 PM     (No. 9659133)

It has been made abundantly clear who has to be primaried come next election.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Pluperfect, 12/18/2013 4:51:20 PM     (No. 9659157)

#6, that sounds very much like a threat. I´m sure you didn´t mean it to be.

#3, I am not alone in considering the Southern Baptist Convention to be ruined as a result of your "weeding out". It is no longer the church of the many generations who loved and treasured it, but is now under the control of zealots who have completely changed the autonomy of separate churches in the SBC. I wouldn´t be bragging about it.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: horacer, 12/18/2013 4:58:25 PM     (No. 9659169)

Tis the season for fruitcakes and Moseley certainly qualifies. Christine O´Donnell´s former campaign staffer is as nutty as she is. This budget deal in no way compares to Obamacare. Next fall no one will care or remember it. However, millions will be losing their employer provided healthcare thanks to Obama.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: plex, 12/18/2013 5:11:15 PM     (No. 9659183)

Thank you #9 for the voice of sanity. The Ryan deal, not good, takes a big issue off the table for 2014 leaving the really really big issue all alone.... the ACA and its impact on the middle class and younger voters.

No 10 year deal lasts more than 1 election.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: JediJerry, 12/18/2013 5:27:47 PM     (No. 9659192)

I live in Mexiforniaco. Repubicrats do not have a chance of a tortilla at a taco festival of winning here. I re-registered as a Libertarian to send a message to the Repubs. Now guess what. Next election in November 2014 I am voting democrats straight down the ticket just to teach them a freakin lesson. I have gotten to hate Republicans just as much as the Democrats do for different reasons altogether.
Paul Ryan used to be at the top of my most liked list, but now he is on my most disliked list, just below McCain and Graham.


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Reply 12 - Posted by: holycow, 12/18/2013 6:00:54 PM     (No. 9659223)

Agree with #1.

But I believe that just like they have in other aspects of our society, it is the enemy that is playing the long game. They have infested the highest tiers of the GOP, and have convinced Republicans - and many "conservatives" that ideology is no longer relevant.

If you were a person or a movement who wanted to neutralize an opponent, you could, over time, infiltrate your opponent´s infrastructure and hierarchy. Then in concert with a compliant media, you would hammer away at the underpinnings of the ideology you want to destroy, person by person, all in the name of "consulting" and "advising."

This is a plausible explanation for the hands off approach taken by republicans regarding Obama, and so many other issues that leave us conservatives scratching our heads. This disconnect between the Republican establishment and everyday voters is intentional. Sadly, voters - especially conservatives, are marginalized. The Tea Party might be our last hope for a long while.

You can cut a tree down, or you can destroy the root and kill it forever.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: P51DMustang, 12/18/2013 6:18:10 PM     (No. 9659249)

That drunk Speaker of the House ran his mouth off and declared war against conservative principles and sound budget reductions. And that RINO Ryan tried to walk it back by telling us the Speaker got his Irish up...I thought he was from Ohio?

Let the GOP try to take the House and Senate without us.

I will never again vote for a RINO for the long game. We need real answers today.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 12/18/2013 6:33:18 PM     (No. 9659264)

If the Republican Party wanted to win they would not have committed a strategic blunder by declaring war on it´s base.

You would have to be a delusional RINO kool-aid drinker to see it otherwise.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Deauxrite, 12/18/2013 6:42:34 PM     (No. 9659271)

#9 and #10. Trust me..there are thousands of military families that will remember this for many years. Military retirees and active duty soldiers got screwed in this deal by Ryan and Republicans will pay dearly for it. Military members are generally conservative and usually vote for Republicans..I think that this Military voter will stay home and most of my Military friends and acquaintances say that they will do the same. If the republicans do not want my vote..they will not get it!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 12/18/2013 6:55:52 PM     (No. 9659281)

Well, #2, that´s easy. We plan to take over the GOP.

We already know the establishment folds easily in a fight, so it shouldn´t be too hard.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: hamrman, 12/18/2013 8:08:35 PM     (No. 9659329)

Ryan is a sellout to we the people, and a total idiot!

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Reply 18 - Posted by: TXknitter, 12/18/2013 9:26:10 PM     (No. 9659455)

Talking to my military friends (formerly reliable R voters) the last day or so, you cannot be more wrong, #´s 9 and 10. This utter slap in the face to our military retirees (irregardless of the quick bandaid amendment some of these cowards are now working on) WILL NOT be forgotten. We who do love and appreciate the military retirees and the wounded warriors are gonna KEEP this betrayal front and center. You can take that to the bank.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: absalom, 12/19/2013 12:36:21 PM     (No. 9660333)

The reality is simple. The GOP is larded w/ frauds and hustlers like Ryan because it is NOT and has never been a party of conservative principle. NEVER. It´s only conservative POTUS nominees since 1900 were Coolidge, Goldwater and Reagan; the rest being an assortment of crooks like Harding and Nixon, clowns like Hoover and Bush and time servers like Eisenhower and Ford The GOP is dead. Resurrecting it is pointless. Bury it!!!!

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