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Gop Autopsy

The Jury's in: Texas Wants MAS, Mexican American Studies is Act II of the Civil Rights Act

Tony_Diaz | Posted 06.04.2014 | Latino Voices

Only institutionalized racism can explain how 50 years after The Civil Rights act was signed, Texas Hispanic youth do not have equal access to culturally relevant courses.

Jason Linkins

RNC Looking To 'Hand-Pick' Moderators For 2016 Primary Debates | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics

Despite my arch take on the RNC's "one year after the autopsy" video yesterday, you can color me impressed with the way Reince Priebus and his fellows...

Republican Image Still Muddled Despite Outreach Attempts

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican Party's image has changed little in the year since GOP Chairman Reince Priebus published his prescription for broad...

Avoiding Symmetric Polarization: Autopsy of the GOP Autopsy vs. Occupy Third Way

Jarryd Willis | Posted 02.18.2014 | Politics
Jarryd Willis

The asymmetric polarization we have in Congress today can only become symmetric in two ways: Republicans becoming more moderate or Democrats becoming more ideological.

GOP Plan Gets Mixed Reviews

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 06.10.2013 | Politics

LOS ANGELES — Frustration over Republican presidential nominating rules could threaten whether a plan to revive the GOP takes hold among the par...

'Frustrating,' 'Exclusionary' Messages Hinder GOP Divide

AP | BILL BARROW | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics

ATLANTA -- National Republican leaders made waves recently with a dim view of the party's future if it fails to expand its core support beyond white m...

GOP Minority Outreach Is Doomed to Fail

Michael Fauntroy | Posted 06.07.2013 | Politics
Michael Fauntroy

The Grand Old Party's fundamental problem is not outreach. It is policy. As long as the GOP is dedicated to being more conservative today than it was yesterday, then its minority outreach is doomed to failure.

Jason Linkins

RNC 'Autopsy' Is The Latest Stop On The GOP's Cycle Of Grieving | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.02.2013 | Politics

Now that the Republican National Committee has filed its "autopsy," weighing in on what went wrong for the GOP in 2012, and where to go from here, dis...

The GOP Autopsy

Will Durst | Posted 05.22.2013 | Comedy
Will Durst

It is the opinion of this office the cause of death was this myocardial void along with the aforementioned complications from various acute traumas. In other words, the victim was probably dead for a long time, just didn't know it.

GOP's Titanic Moment: It's not the Deck Chairs, It's Your Values, Stupid!

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 05.20.2013 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

Republicans have realized that they need to reach out to younger voters, female voters, gay voters, and minorities, but the crucial point that they are still missing is that the party's value system is fundamentally at odds with all those groups.

The GOP's Inept Autopsy

The Daily Beast | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

I’m going to shock you, perhaps, by saying that I don’t think the Republican National Committee’s “Growth and Opportunity Project” document ...

GOP Calling For Major Reform As Part Of Minority Outreach

Posted 03.18.2013 | Politics

By STEVE PEOPLES, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The Republican National Committee will formally endorse immigration reform on Monday and outl...