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7 Reasons Conservatives Don't Trust the Republican Establishment

csadowski Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 12:05 AM
I have a question for you--how much good not voting for the GOP there by helping Obama get re-elected do you? You voted for someone that had NOOO chance at all. So you sold out your simple minded principals and helped to change this country maybe for good. So what did you get out of it---???
Just as moderates are completely unrepresented in a Democratic Party that's dominated by liberals, movement conservatives often don't feel represented by the Republican Party. At first glance, this seems rather odd since most Republicans in Congress are conservative. However, it's a natural reaction to the Republican establishment that has its hands welded to many of the GOP's levers of power. The Republican Party may be mostly conservative, but there are a multitude of reasons that you can't trust the establishment Republicans as far as you can throw them.

1) They have supreme confidence without supreme competence. Conservative talk show hosts, columnists,...