The Reports of Our Demise Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
Despite Colin Powell’s laughable suggestion that Republican Party needs to drop Conservatism and become “moderates” to win elections (BTW – only an idiot actually believes that the Republican Party is “Conservative,” unless, of course, you are comparing them with the Commie-crats), it seems to me that the winning strategy for the Republican Party should entail courting the single largest ideological group in America – the Conservatives:
“Conservatives” Are Single-Largest Ideological Group
Percentage of “liberals” higher this decade than in early ’90s
by Lydia Saad
PRINCETON, NJ — Thus far in 2009, 40% of Americans interviewed in national Gallup Poll surveys describe their political views as conservative, 35% as moderate, and 21% as liberal. This represents a slight increase for conservatism in the U.S. since 2008, returning it to a level last seen in 2004. The 21% calling themselves liberal is in line with findings throughout this decade, but is up from the 1990s.
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