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Dems, GOP enter 2014
out of sync with America

Washington Examiner, by Mark Tapscott

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Posted By:MDMuskrat, 1/6/2014 11:04:19 AM

It appears the inmates are running the asylum in both major parties, based on what´s being planned by Democrats and Republicans for 2014. Okay, not the inmates, but it must be folks who can´t see beyond the Hudson or the Potomac. As the Washington Examiner´s Brian Hughes reports this morning, a lot of Democrats think newly elected New York Mayor Bill de Blasio -- the progressives´ progressive -- points the way for their party nationally. "Some Democrats say taking de Blasio’s message nationally would be an effective political tool.

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A recent article by Peter Oborne posted here refers to the emergence of a "Cartel Party” in the UK. Its attributes seem very much like what´s happening here: "the unhealthy similarity between supposedly rival parties; the corruption and graft that has become endemic in modern politics; the emergence of a political elite filled with scorn and hostility towards ordinary voters." We MUST fight against the Cartel Party.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: offrope, 1/6/2014 11:39:17 AM     (No. 9681593)

More Tea?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Sulaco, 1/6/2014 11:40:40 AM     (No. 9681595)

It not only that in 2014 the stories on OCare will continue to highlight people losing their health care and doctors. It will begin to show people dyeing by the hundreds perhaps thousands as they fall through the cracks. This while the democrats deny its happening and the republicans try to figure out how to use it for their own advancement. Revolutions have started for far less.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Clinger, 1/6/2014 11:56:47 AM     (No. 9681617)

I suspect that the GOP is significantly more out of touch than the Democrat party. The Dems have an unwavering base of big government proponents. The mainstream GOP is the party of slower growing big government, but big and growing none the less. So if you are a socialist why vote for wimpy socialism. If you are a believer in our constitutional republic and limited government, neither of these is in touch with you. Only the "extreme" "radical" "fringe" of the GOP gives a whit to be in touch with you.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Periwinkel, 1/6/2014 12:12:28 PM     (No. 9681642)

If what Mark Tapscott writes is true, I say let the Country Club Republicans go for it...it will further enrage the electorate to turn them out. Most of them are millionaires by now anyway.

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