Power of Story Send a Tweet        
- Advertisement -

Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter Share on Facebook 5 Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit 1 Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend (6 Shares)  

Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites (# of views)   5 comments
Exclusive to OpEdNews:
OpEdNews Op Eds

GAME CHANGE: Will the Republicans Now Play Ball?

By       Message Anthony Barnes       (Page 2 of 11 pages) Become a premium member to see this article and all articles as one long page.     Permalink

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags  Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H3 11/14/12

Author 2425
Become a Fan
  (17 fans)
- Advertisement -

Okay, so Mitch McConnell probably won't be giving props to the President for prevailing after four years of playing Moby Dick to McConnell's Captain Ahab in an endurance test of squalid politics that began the day Obama was inaugurated.    But now that the grand bargain McConnell reached with his GOP brethren to focus entirely on denying Obama a second term turns out to have been a fool's errand, will Mitch and the rest of the Republican party come to their senses?


- Advertisement -

If so, the definitive winner won't be Obama or the Democratic party.   Nor would it be Republicans if it so happens that a return to bi-partisanship helps them re-gain the White House in 2016.  


- Advertisement -

The ultimate winner will be America.


The decisive re-election of Barack Obama means that America is headed for a period of further revitalization, not some goofy era of Marxist socialism.   Most importantly, more people will have jobs.   Those "12 million new jobs" Mitt promised are hardly jeopardized by Romney's defeat because Mitt's total precisely matches the number of jobs analysts forecast will be added by 2017 regardless of which party has held the presidency.

- Advertisement -


Next Page  1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11


- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It


Anthony Barnes, of Boston, Massachusetts, is a free-lance writer who leans toward the progressive end of the political spectrum. "When I was a young man, I wanted to change the world. I found it was difficult to change the world, so I tried to (more...)

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

SURPRISE! Chris Christie's 2016 Gambit

Starlight and Shadows



ERRORS AND NO FACTS: Business as Usual at Fox News

Death of the Republican Party