Originally Posted by Rohirrim
Like Nate Silver said, if things hold true until 2016, the Dems will be sitting on a 285 electoral vote lead before the campaigns even start. If that doesn't wake up the GOP to stop their insanity, nothing will. Keep in mind, the Republicans were crowing to anybody who would listen that the economy would sink Obama. It didn't. What's that mean? It means the majority of Americans aren't buying what the Right is selling. Sure, they can draw a crowd of rabid mulletheads in Bum***t, Missouri, but that's not going win them any elections.
Repubs will close ranks on taxes, open up on immigration, problem solved. Right now though all they have to do is hold firm on taxes, Obama has to deal.