The Republican Party will come to terms with the fact there's plenty of room under the same tent for similar versions of less government intrusion.<quoted text>Reagan, Bush I, Clinton and Bush II didn't have to deal with the TeaParty stooges, Grover Norquist and the like.
They also didn't have to deal with "today's edition" of the
The Republican Party would love to see the return of the two party system__before Ross Perot, Ralph Reed, the NRA, the TeaParty and the other lamphrey who've hooked up along the way.
The Tea Party made the mistake of politicizing what was an unprecedented movement simply demanding government be held accountable without politics confusing the issue.
But, again, we're all still in the same boat. The newer faces, however, will likely take the oars in 2016. Rand Paul and Marco Rubio just two examples.