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Cruz: “Opportunity Conservatism” is the Only Way Forward

Dan_NV Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 10:35 AM
Addendum to my post: The point is that while I admit that we are rapidly moving toward a government system of the "People of the Government," we aren't there yet. Too many act as though "we" no longer have a role. If you adopt that attitude, "they win." While "we" still can, it is time to become "part of the solution," lest we be religated to what the government sees as their problem, specifically how to further control the masses.

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...