Contrary to “pundit wisdom” and media hype, America is not really aching for a leftwards turn.
The Republican Party suffers from a pervasive and inexplicable failure to identify some key points of distinction between themselves and their Democratic opponents on issues that speak clearly and forcefully to the public consciousness – and to run with them. I.e. to put and keep those issues in the spotlight of the campaign.
The latest case in point:Racial preferences – i.e. Affirmative Action.