Most of them associate apologies with causing a weakness to manifest. The very opposite is true. they are weak because they refuse to acknowledge their error and offense. The quickest way to shake it off is to humbly admit the wrong. Own it!
The next step is to admit the need for a recovery plan and an accountability system. The Platform Caucus can be that accountability system. The several members of the Platform Caucus have proved themselves loyal to the Republican values, but they did not follow their own legislative leaders into the error which has now overtaken the chamber.
There is a great anger back home in the 101 districts. There are residents organizing support for a primary challenge to many of the incumbents. That kind of dissent within the party will make it very difficult to take on a rejuvenated Democratic Party, in November.
Repentance is a far less costly solution.
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David Van Risseghem is the Director of Sooner Politics.org. The resource is committed to informing & mobilizing conservative Oklahomans for civic reform. This endeavor seeks to utilize the efforts of all cooperative facets of the Conservative movement...