February 20, 2013

IF THE GOP WANTS TO IMPROVE ITS REPUTATION WITH YOUNG VOTERS, it might take a hint from the College Republicans who are standing up for the right to unlock your cellphone.

It might also move to abolish the federal 21-year-old drinking age. If some high-profile libertarian Republican in the Senate — say, Rand Paul or Ted Cruz — were to make a big public push for these things, it would be good for him, and for the party’s image.