GOP loses its shot at the presidency

October 18, 2013 

Finally the Republicans have averted a goverment shutdown and come to an agreement "not to default."

Taking a closer look at what has happened over the last month: A Gallup poll shows that only 28 percent of Americans now view the Republican Party favorably. That is down 10 percent from last month. Most of the blame comes from the radical Tea Party Patriots and speaker of the House John Boehner, who let this crisis happen.

Looking forward to the year 2016, the chances of a Republican president have been serious eroded by their fiasco.

Tom B. Feltman

O'Fallon

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