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CPAC Unwise to Snub Christie, Gays

garryb Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 9:57 AM
Chris Christie is no Conservative, why invite him to speak to Conservatives. He is a consummate Establishment Republican, and that is exactly the problem we have now. Too many Establishment Republicans that are more interested in getting re-elected than presenting Conservative Values. If Chris Christie is the Republican nominee in 2016, I will be voting 3rd party. NO MORE WISHY WASHY REPUBLICANS! As to GoProud... They were invited last evolution, and then soundly criticized Conservatives for not bowing to redefining marriage. Sorry, we don't abandon Conservative Values to pander to lobby groups. Welcome to the fold, but we are not creating special rights for special classes. That's a democrat thing.

What can you do with a man like Chris Christie?

The answer, according to many with the conservative movement: Throw him overboard. And while we're at it, let's toss the gays over the side too.

The popular governor of New Jersey has certainly angered many conservatives, including this humble scribe. During the crucial final days of the presidential election, Christie didn't merely embrace President Obama, he all but endorsed him.

Then, during the congressional fight over the disaster-relief bill for victims of superstorm Sandy -- a bill with more pork in it than a Jimmy Dean factory -- Christie denounced Republicans...