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GOP lacks organization, power structure
There are many people wondering why the Republican Party has run campaigns that are not well coordinated, are divisive on some issues and can't seem to get their messages to impact on the American people the way that Democrats do. Here's the real problem: They don't have a well organized structure to hold them together and make things happen. Sure, there are powerful people like the Koch Brothers who push a conservative philosophy, and there are many rich folks who support the Republicans with finances. The Republican Party relies too heavily on financial support and relies less on other support mechanisms that could persuade the public.
February 8, 2013