What happened, Grand Old Party?

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Can you guess which U.S. President said this in his inaugural address?

“How can we love our country and not love our countrymen? And loving them, reach out a hand when they fall, heal them when they’re sick, and provide opportunities to make them self-sufficient so they will be equal in fact and not just in theory.”

It was Ronald Reagan. I ask my Republican brothers and sisters what has happened to your party? What happened to the appeal to our better natures? When did personal attacks and self-promotion replace mutual respect and doing what’s best for the country and the world?

We all have a chance Nov. 6 to turn things around and begin the process of healing we so desperately need.

See you at the polls.

Gil Jordan

Coram

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