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GOP tells young people to get lost

"Congressman Ron Paul is bringing new energy to an otherwise bland old party. His ideas are both conservative and youthful, which is exactly what an aging party needs if it wants to attract the youth vote to beat President Obama now and to be relevant in the future. Inexplicably, rather than embracing the creativity, the GOP is rejecting it. This is a short-sighted tactic that appears to be based on insider power politics rather than sound logic. It may well hand the election to President Obama in November, and could make the GOP an after thought in the future."

http://www.examiner.com/article/gop-tells-young-people-to-ge...




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"Inexplicably".

Kevin "Change Agent" Kervick, the author, thinks it's "inexplicable" what the GOP is "unwisely" doing to itself.

Lol.

Kevin, please study up! The Powers That Be run both parties, so the GOP leadership is only doing what they're told to do.

END THE TYRANNY OF THE FED.

"It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a rEVOLution before tomorrow morning." - Henry Ford

The dumbest thing the MA GOP

The dumbest thing the MA GOP could have done is disenfranchise this enthusiastic and articulate young man.

Never trouble trouble til trouble troubles you. Fortune Cookie

Its not about

beating Obama, Or Republican vs Democrat. They are the same thing...Republicrats, they are one party giving you the illusion of choice. Ron Paul and his ideas are about real change for the better for all humans.

(note) be careful not to get to sucked into old vs young or any other attempt like this, It only drives a wedge between us which is exactly what they want.

Young People Tell The G.O.P They Are Already Lost :)

A headline far closer to THE TRUTH would be:

Young People and THE RON PAUL R[3]VOLUTION tell The G.O.P. that THEY LOST, That They Are Lost and that THE NEW REPUBLICAN PARTY WITH A MASSIVE INFLUENCE FROM DISENCHANTED DEMOCRATS AND TOPPED OFF WITH ALL INDEPENDENTS IS:

THE RON PAUL R[3]VOLUTION.

We Are The Future. Here And Now. http://youtu.be/GuTXPWec_LU

RON PAUL R[3]VOLUTION 2012 And Beyond.

Wisdom Strategies

I'm a registered Democrat

I'm a registered Democrat who's voted for Paul twice now. I LOVE being a "Ron Paul Republican". :)

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Yep! Tell them old foggies to get with liberty..

the young turks of liberty will take over the GOP soon....

Say ggodbye to the neocons; the dinosauers of the republican party

Good idea

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Remember email Richard and include your name, your position, and your phone number letting him know you would like to be a plaintiff.

The old buzzards

Just want to keep the young people out because they know their little game is done for, either way. Young people do not want illegal wars, TSA pat downs, drones, we do not want to support Israel and international zionist jewry, we do not want to bail out wallstreet, we want the federal reserve gone and the IRS abolished, we want gold backed currency and stable money, we want the fed income tax gone, healthcare fixed, foreign aid ended, the empire ended by bringing all the troops home and closing overseas bases, we do not want austerity imposed where children will lose food stamps and health care and the elderly will lose their social security so we can continue the empire and military industrial complex. These are all hard facts the GOP will have to face. Until it does they will most likely die off just like their fan base is doing now. Most of them are in their 60's, 70's and 80's. They won't be alive forever. But since many of them are well off financially they could prolong their lives and our misery.

"But you must remember, my fellow-citizens, that eternal vigilance by the people is the price of liberty, and that you must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing." - Andrew Jackson

I'm sorry, but please don't make it an age thing

I can see your point, but you are painting with too wide a brush. I realize the establishment GOP is older, but I have been very involved with the RP liberty movement for a decade and its not all just young people, there are thousands of older patriots too. If the GOP wants to alienate the young there is no reason we should stoop to their level and alienate the older people. Just saying.

They don't call it old boy network for nothing

I didn't read it that "Life-liberty" was talking about the Liberty Movement, but establishment Republicans. It would appear that the Liberty Movement is comprised of people of all ages - also income levels, races, geographic areas, etc. Right here at the DP we're a microcosm of this diverse group. (Hey, it's clear from just the music people recommend. There's probably only ONE song we ALL like! I was going to say two, the other being the Star Spangled Banner, but even there, some like Madison Rising's version, others prefer Jimi Hendrix, and surely some couldn't relate to the electric guitar either way.) But there is no doubt that Obama/Democrats captured the "youth vote" in '08. Among those 18-29, the vote was split 66:32. (http://pewresearch.org/pubs/1023/exit-poll-analysis-2008) This time, a WHOLE HOST of college students were in the crowds of thousands to hear Ron Paul talk about liberty and... the Federal Reserve! (http://i.imgur.com/UvJTT.jpg) And many have become active locally. Instead of embracing the new blood in the party, the GOP is fine with cutting off its nose to spite its face in order to keep the old boy network intact. Here's what I have to say to the GOP: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p31PrDZjCeU

When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe.
~ John Muir

Good article.

I would change the word "selected" to elected in "he had already been selected as a delegate."

They overturned an ELECTION not a selection.

Goooooooood

The GOP will fail in November. Obama is hated now. This could have been an easy election with the right man in the lead. I am talking about Ron Paul. Romney is a dud and no one will vote for him. We will be stick with Obama for 4 more years. It will destroy the Republican Party and Obamas 4 more years withh destroy the Democratic Party. This can be a good thing for us. The Ron Paul idea of changing the GOP was foolish and would never work. He won't even fight with them and makes himself look weak.

"But you must remember, my fellow-citizens, that eternal vigilance by the people is the price of liberty, and that you must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing." - Andrew Jackson

True - Paul won't fight in some ways.

he gives speeches and helps romney. but he needs speech writers and debate coaches. but rp supporters don't want him to have any help.

jj

Apathy

Ron Paul endorsed Wes Riddle for Congress and nobody cares:
http://www.dailypaul.com/243995/more-liberty-candidates-ron-...

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sometimes LL can suck & sometimes LL rocks!
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Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

Nobody will care about Congressional races

until Ron Paul officially concedes to Mitt Romney. Until then, trying to wake up Ron Paul supporters to the many patriotic candidates running for Congress, many of whom have RP's endorsement is just a waste of time.

There Is NOTHING Those Old Bastards Can Do To Stop Us.

There Is NOTHING Those Old Bastards Can Do To Stop Us.

There Is NOTHING "they" Can Do To Stop A Worldwide Consciousness Awakening.

When they reach the end of their lifespans, we will build our communities atop their graves.

RON PAUL YOUTH - With The Love And Support Of Our Elders ♥

WE ARE THE FUTURE HERE AND NOW.

RON PAUL R[3]VOLUTION - 2012 And Beyond.

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THe old gaurd sold out puppet prostitutes

Will not be replaced until the digitized false national debt creators are good and ready. This is not an age thing as it has been so often framed. The young vs. the old the new vs. the old. etc that’s the same old controlled left right paradigm that we have been programmed to over and over by propaganda media.

No this is a group that often than not are more young that have awakened to the counterfeit digitized false national debt IRS collection ponzi scam and they do not like it.

Liberty, golden rule foreign policy, sound money, constitutional republic with the common law system of justice. No more top down dictates from government. A government that serves the people and is actually employed by and for the people. A small efficient with very little power government. A government that promotes good things that recommends and asks instead of LAWs and Executive orders, voluntarily tax collections not manditory so we can kick them out by not financing them if we dont like them. Yah no more young vs. old nah just freedom for all.

sovereign

Establishment (obamney) funds Examiner

and has brainwashed examiner editors. they are a bunch of freaks and liars.

they just want to funnel more donations to tate & co - the gang of thugs that rp supporters live and die for.

why this obsession w/ gop. idiots, you think dnc is so hot. and rp has no party/platform.

why doesn't examiner speak truth and talk about how cronies forced ron paul to run from his own roots - libertarians. and have succeeded with turning his own son to the dark side.

ron's credibility is way down given his son's endorsement. he can't even get his own family right. and to make matters worse, his wifey is fake friends with romney's sick wifey. you can't fight the enemy you are in bed with.

jj

Keep your friends close and

Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. The establishment needs to be changed from with in my friend. Most people don't even know what a libertarian is. So going republican was a crucial move for the movement. Be wise and stay sharp friend...

Going republican was done in order to co-opt

and be under establishment's wing, and it is for those like who have no courage and are serial hypocrites (not newt).

idiot - establishment cannot be changed at all. you know that and you are fine with it. no, of course obamney and bush-cheney cannot be changed, and they rule the dnc/gop party. you have your own party, called lib party, but you are ashamed of your roots like rand paul and run from it.

there is no movement when you have false understanding and are in denial and speak lies. especially in order to protect and uphold islam.

jj

Breaking rule 14 (b) which

Breaking rule 14 (b) which states:
"Participation in a Republican primary, caucus, or any meeting or convention held for the purpose of electing, selecting, allocating, or binding delegates and alternate delegates to a county, district, state, or national convention shall in no way be abridged for reasons of sex, race, religion, color, age, or national origin. The Republican National Committee
and the state Republican Party or governing committee of each state shall take positive action to achieve the broadest possible participation by men and women, young people, minority and heritage groups, senior citizens, and all other citizens in the delegate election, selection, allocation, or binding process."

Do you think there's a good case against state GOP's for the blantant disregard and disenfranchisement of the youth who attended those caucuses?
I do.

If Tyranny and Oppression come to this land, it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy.
James Madison

All we have to do is close

All we have to do is close down the Country Kitchen Buffet prior to the convention and we will win nebraska. :)

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LOL

Actually, you'd want to open it up w/a massive discount, then we'd win.

"Government is the entertainment division of the military-industrial complex". - Frank Zappa

Ha ha! Hand out coupons! That

Ha ha! Hand out coupons! That should cover it!

Yes

It is stupid.

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Not yet obvious

to much of the country.