Ronald Reagan is Hurting the GOP

CALIFORNIA – With the second GOP primary debate set for tonight the only name that you will hear more than Trump and Hillary Clinton will be “The Great Communicator” Ronald Reagan’s.

The GOP is loyal to the memory of Reagan and have lifted him to an iconic status. At this point in time they are probably giving him more credit than he deserves. Reagan was a great President. A great one. But in order for the GOP to win in 2016 they need to adapt and evolve.

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People are leaving party affiliation at record rate to be Independents. Clinton and Bush’s campaigns are going down in flames which is an open assault on the past. GOP needs to evolve, not look backwards at the good ole days.

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GOP Debate number two is going to be an attack on Donald Trump. Charles Ellison contributing editor to The Root discusses the GOP Debate:

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What is the over/under on many times the GOP candidates will name Ronald Reagan will be mentioned? Will more than 25 million people will tune in?

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