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SOWELL: Republicans as Democrats
That is precisely what Mr. Reagan did and what Mr. Gingrich did in 1994. Most Americans’ principles are closer to those of the Republicans than to those of the Democrats.
It is the only advantage the Republicans have. The Democrats have the media, the unions, the environmental extremists and the tort lawyers on their side. Why should Republicans throw away their one advantage by becoming imitation Democrats?
Thomas Sowell is a nationally syndicated columnist.
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