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Jindal says GOP needs to "stop being the stupid party"

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Gov. Bobby Jindal is staying mum about any potential presidential plans for 2016.

However, as he prepares to take the helm of the Republican Governors Association, he is poised to be an influential party leader.

In his first interview since Mitt Romney's defeat, Jindal told Politico the GOP needs to, "stop being the stupid party."

He went on to explain the party needs to appeal to more voters and stay away from bizarre, offensive comments that damage the brand.

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