Trent Lott announced his retirement yesterday and Dennis Hastert left today.
The GOP insists that the 17 house members and 6 senators are just individual choices and has nothing to do with their minority status.
Whatever the reasons, losing two key senators like Trent Lott and Pete Domenici has got to hurt.
The GOP is seeking candidates with deep pockets because they are almost broke.
Compare the two parties.
Monies for House seats Senate seats
GOP $2.6 million $9.5 million
Democrats $29 million $23.4 million
That’s a huge hole to climb out of since the GOP has 21 senate seats to defend.
Right the Democrats goal of turning states like
If I had to guess the reason for the current demise in the Republican Party, it would be perception. Their house leaders John Boehner and Roy Blunt are still closely associated with
All the GOP has to do is go back to their fiscal conservative roots and I am pulling for them because divided government works.
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