06/02/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Bob Barr: GOP In 'Very Deep Trouble'

Former Georgia Rep. Bob Barr said Saturday it's hard to "overestimate the damage" that's been inflicted on the Republican Party -- not only with this week's defection of Sen. Arlen Specter, but also the "lack of any coherent philosophy, vision or leadership."

"The Republican Party is in very deep trouble right now," Barr said in an interview with CNN.

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