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Wake Up, Socially Liberal Fiscal Conservatives

deleeuw Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 1:48 PM
For those who think fiscal conservatism and social conservatism are catagorically incompatible, and that "bread and butter" issues should trump moral issues: If the government does care about protecting life of the unborn, why should it care about taking our liberty or property?
Dyadd Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 2:00 PM
As a fiscal conservative I would like to be the first say your point is spot on. :)

Dear Socially Liberal Fiscal Conservative Friend,

That's pretty toothy, so I'm going to call you Bob.

But whatever specific name you go by, Bob, you know who you are. You're the sort of person who says to his conservative friends or co-workers something like, "I would totally vote for Republicans if they could just give up on these crazy social issues."

When you explain your votes for Barack Obama, you talk about how Republicans used to be much more moderate and focused on important things such as low taxes, fiscal discipline and balanced budgets.

When Colin Powell was on "Meet the...