There's been a lot of talk about redefining and updating conservatism. But conservatives aren't in trouble because of problems with definitions and updates. Conservatives are in trouble because of job performance. Specifically, conservatives stopped being conservative. Republicans have been spending recklessly, growing the government, inventing new entitlements, blaming the private sector for problems caused by the government, and TRAMPLING on the First Amendment with McCain-Feingold. On November 4, the chickens came home to roost.
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Quote of the day:
"One of our principles is that power corrupts, and you need to disperse it."
South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint