Great idea, let’s all roll over and play dead and let Obama have his way with the country.
In an interview, former secretary of state Colin Powell encouraged Republican leaders to make a concerted effort to push back against so-called “birthers” and “things that demonize the president.” “Republicans have to stop buying into things that demonize the president,” Powell said. “I mean, 26 percent favorability rating for the party right now. It ought to be telling them something. So, instead of attacking me or whoever speaks like I do, look in the mirror and realize, ‘How are we going to win the next election?” he later added. The former secretary of state hasn’t been shy about criticizing his party in media interviews.