Is the GOP Marriage of Convenience Between Bible Thumpers and the Filthy Rich Falling Apart?

A few weeks ago I put together this handy chart of the various components of the GOP coalition. While we already know that the various factions have their own pet issues and causes, the current GOP civil war is exposing the actual distaste the various groups have for each other.

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Perspectives on House Retirements

Even with a couple more possible House Democratic retirements, the party is still running below the historical average.

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Why the GOP Will Face an Uphill Battle Making Large Gains in 2010

Massive Democratic gains in 2006 and 2008 were fueled in part by Democratic advantages in committee fundraising. While Bush's RNC handily outraised its Democratic counterparts at the DNC, both the Democratic House and Senate committees crushed their Republican counterparts. Not much has changed.

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CNN Must Drop Dobbs

CNN is putting some serious effort into attracting more Latino viewers, and part of this effort can be seen in Soldead O'Brien's Latino in America special.

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Public Option Popular in Most Blue Dog Districts

Nate Silver takes data from our public option polling to perform one of his regression analyses, finds that the two most relevant factors are support for Obama and poverty levels, and concludes:

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Pat Buchanan Helps the GOP Lose the Latino Vote

Pat Buchanan, MSNBC's Chief Racist Correspondent:

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When Republicans Liked Empathy in Judicial Nominees

Bush I: [Clarence Thomas] is a delightful and warm, intelligent person who has great empathy and a wonderful sense of humor.

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Hilarious and Embarrassing RNC Job Applicant Video

The RNC is hiring, and in their job application form, they have this field:

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