As a Republican, what is your biggest problem with the Republican Party?

Several things -1 - The neo-con attitudes that have dogged the party since the Vietnam war. I am tired of blood and treasure being spent in far away places that have nothing to do with the national security of the United States of America.Do I support veterans? Of course! I support them

Are all American Republicans conservatives?

Never say all BUT the Republican party, at least in words, has always leaned toward limited Government an opposed the notion that one man is 'entitled' to the labor of others without their consent. I.e. Slavery or Socialism. See we all know we have to pay for Social services, it's just that

Are conservative intellectuals abandoning the Republican Party?

I have a theory, which is that, many self identified conservatives are more moderate than they let on. For instance, I am a libertarian, however the likelihood of one winning a major seat, at least in my state (Indiana) is a longshot. The Republican party has

As a Republican, what is your biggest problem with the Republican Party?

Several things -1 - The neo-con attitudes that have dogged the party since the Vietnam war. I am tired of blood and treasure being spent in far away places that have nothing to do with the national security of the United States of America.Do I support veterans? Of course! I

How can the Republican Party reclaim its conservative roots?

Mr. McGrath, while this may sound like a ‘slanted' or disrepectfully asked question and in a lot of cases I tend to be snarky in responding to questions here on Quora, I assure you in this case my question is legitimate; I'm a former Republican, both in terms of party registration and even

How divided is the Republican party currently?

Basically there are the growing Capitalist Tea Party Republicans and the Corporatist Establishment Republicans. The lator are the Never Trumpers who stopped listening to their constituents to their own peril and wanted to keep to the status quo. Trump was neither. He was more of a Reagan Republican; a Democrat turned Republican. The Tea Party liked

How long will the Republican Party last?

Today I was thinking the same thing, but it was of the Democratic party. Isn't one of their functions to legislate? Yet all they seem to be capable of doing is not legislating; they seem only able to run for office and investigate, and then, throw slings

Is it true the Republican Party has always been the party of the individual?

According to my reading of American history, yes and no.Theodore Roosevelt used the term to present Americans as rough 'n ready to engage in his

Should conservatives distinguish themselves (step away from) the Republican party?

If this was to happen, it would be a nightmare. When the term ‘conservative' has somehow come to mean risk taking radical Neo-Nazis these days whose communist name calling of even rightwing fellow Republicans would make Joseph McCarthy embarrassed, the proposition to set up a new political force for

What should the Republican party look like?

The Republicans need to reclaim the center right from the Democrats. That will mean ceding the working class to the Democrats, but allow them to reclaim the mid-to-upper middle class. Its healthier for the overall political alignment of the country to have

What would you say is the one primary misconception about Conservatives or Republicans that you wish was understood clearly by critics?

Thank you Kevin for the A2A.First, Conservative and Republican are NOT the same thing.What do Liberals get wrong about Conservatism? Almost everything.First, I will list some of the Conservative principles. These principles guide us and inform our opinions and political positions. You will