Is the GOP on the road to civil war?

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Let me finish tonight with this.

It’s stunning what’s happening to the Republicans. They seem to be coming apart.

Look at how the religious conservatives are demanding the party double-down on its fight against gay marriage. Look at how the libertarian wing is going its own way on gun control, standing hard against any widening of background checks.

So, you’ve got Republicans going in both directions: some pushing harder to make it more difficult for women to have abortions; some insisting on making it easy as pie to buy any gun you want

The big question: are we watching a major political party on the road to a civil war?

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Is the GOP on the road to civil war?

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