Republican Party Platform Expedition Part I: Economic Policy

I have found the complete 2012 Republican Party platform on pdf. It is a long, lengthy document, and consequently will need to be analysed in multiple posts. Today, I invite you to join me in beginning this expedition to discover the nature of the Republican Party, to see what is particularly agreeable or disagreeable about it and its platform. You can read the entire platform at the above link–I will be quoting interesting or compelling sections from it and discussing them below.

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