Originally Posted by Taco John
The long road to recovery. They tried to get one last fix with an establishment candidate. They told themselves that it would be enough to carry them over. The hated Obama enough, and had more than enough money. What they forgot is that they need a message. Hating Obama isn't a message. You have to actually believe in something. What does Mitt Romney believe in? Everything.
The next Republican will be formidable. He'll have a clear and inspirational message. He'll speak to the entirety of the Reagan coalition, from libertarian, to blue-dog democrats. And he'll win big.
Reagan coalition? Despite Republican's insistence otherwise, there is really not much in common with either side of the split of the current Republican Party and Reagan.
I'm sure Republicans will do what they seem to be best at: Attempt to make the other party look bad, to increase the odds of the American public voting for them