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Cruz: “Opportunity Conservatism” is the Only Way Forward

Benjamin117 Wrote: Jan 06, 2013 1:03 PM
You lose millions of WHITE voters because of your anti-environmental policies. Republicans should recommit to the traditional conservative principles of environmental protection and the conservation ethic. Sadly, this party has embraced "Liberal use and treatment" attitudes toward our Earth. As an Orthodox Christian, I believe the Bible when it says that the Earth "and the fullness thereof" belongs to God the Lord (Psalms 24:1). Visit ConservAmerica and rediscover the bedrock conservative commitment to Earth care and balanced wise growth. www.conservamerica.org

January 3, 2013 was an important and historic day on Capitol Hill for many different reasons. And one of those reasons, of course, was because Ted Cruz was sworn in as Texas’s first Hispanic U.S. Senator. It was a momentous and moving occasion -- an event that Americans of all stars and stripes can celebrate. But basking in the limelight -- I suspect -- is not the reason why Mr. Cruz entered public life.

He went to Washington to roll up his sleeves and get to work. Indeed, that...