What is wrong with the Republican Party – ‘Watch Reagan And Bush Debate Immigration 33 Years Ago And Marvel At How Far This GOP Has Fallen’
Growing up, in my ‘formative years’, I not only ate Wonder Bread but I was also raised in an Eisenhower Republican home.
Google the 1956 Republican Party Platform and you couldn’t tell it from the 2012 Democratic Platform.
Of course Senator Barry Goldwater soured me on staying a Republican but to a great degree, we are right back to the Goldwater days except it’s now on steroids.
Two Republicans having an actual debate on issues.
That will never happen again.
‘As they competed for the GOP presidential nomination in 1980, future presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush both offered a more modern and accepting take on immigration than some in their party are offering in 2013’.