The GOP plays the "long-game" when it comes to disastrous policy positions, something a Democrat should always keep in mind. From pretending there isn't global warming to pissing off the nation's fastest growing ethnic groups you have to add this characteristic to your political calculus.
So how fitting that Republicans at their last convention sent out noted expert on everything Rudy Giuliani to discuss
There are reasons, Mr. President, we shouldn't listen to most Republican talking points.
[cross-posted at Firedoglake]