Nov. 21, 2012
Stop Being So Gloomy, Republicans -- LEAD
By Edward Pozzuoli
In the wake of the recent presidential election, many Republicans across the country remain shell-shocked, some on suicide watch, with doom and gloom lurking on every corner. We thought we had this election wrapped up.
Despite a barely limping economy (one more sluggish than it would otherwise be but for President Obama’s big-government, Keynesian policy prescriptions) the Romney-led GOP still couldn’t seal the deal and recapture the White House. And so, the reality of an Obama second term has set in, and it’s proving to be an extraordinarily difficult pill to swallow.
It’s time for the GOP to snap out of it.