Cynical Race-Baiting Will Fail to Save the Democrats

Posted by on Apr 14, 2014 at 8:08 am

Sadly, it has come down to this. When they assumed power in 2009, Democrats promised that a trillion dollar stimulus package would invigorate the economy and create millions of jobs. It did not happen—all while trillions of dollars were added to the national debt which will become due when these current lawmakers are safely in retirement.

The president of the United States and congressional Democrats promised that if they passed Obamacare, you could keep your doctor and your health plan while your premiums would decrease by an average of $2500 a year. All of these claims were assessed and identified by thenon-partisan Politifact as the biggest lie of 2013.

Time after time and on issue after issue, Democrats have made promise after promise to the people they were elected to serve which have come up empty. With no record of accomplishment to run on in November, congressional Democrats and President Obama will face a day of reckoning that could very well return control of the Congress to Republicans and neuter the remaining two years of Obama’s tenure in the White House.

Faced with such an unthinkable reality, the Democrats marked the 50th anniversary of passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 not by hailing the progress we have made as a nation but to resort to the despicable act of accusing their political opponents of racism to preserve their hold on power in Washington, D.C. Late last week in these pages, I discussed how lack of political civility is destroying the ability of the political process to function in our nation’s Capital.

Less than a week has passed since that post and it appears clear, now more than ever, that the men and women who call themselves leaders of the Democrat Party will stop at nothing to consolidate their perks and power while they tear the social fabric of our country apart in the process by smearing Republicans of being racist. Their latest ploy? Republicans must be racist for resisting calls by the Democrats and President Obama to pass comprehensive immigration reform.

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3 Responses to “Cynical Race-Baiting Will Fail to Save the Democrats”

  1. VoteOutIncumbents on 14/14/14 at 9:30 am

    The Democrats have not one, single achievement to run on this year. Not one.

    All they have left is fear.

  2. jukin on 16/16/14 at 10:46 am

    The attack ads against the fascist democrats write themselves. The question is will republicans use them.

    I find it humorous, in a sad way, that the republicans and Romney didn’t use ads demonstrating the failures of Obama’s incompetent first term because they were afraid of being called racists. What we all have to understand is there is no compromising with a scorpion or progressive fascist.

  3. kevino on 18/18/14 at 8:21 pm

    Will race-baiting save the democrats? NO
    Will the “War on Women” meme work? YES.
    Even if they lose control of the senate in 2014, it’s good battle space preparation for President Hillary Clinton in 2016.