So let me get this straight. The GOP drove the economy into a ditch. They lost an election or two and have been out of power. For those years they have offered nothing but obstruction. Now a few months before an election they want people to believe they offer solutions? Now that's entertainment! --- GOP Republican pledge politics: GOP's 'Pledge to America' offers no answers to serious problems - latimes.com The GOP agenda is a manifesto of bromides to please 'tea party' activists, disingenuous attacks on Democrats and policy prescriptions that are at best impractical and at worst counterproductive.