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In Search of Conservative Leadership

Georgia Boy 61 Wrote: Jul 09, 2012 6:29 PM
Re: "Where is conservative leadership? Leadership that will remind us that American community is defined by personal responsibility – not by government mandates?" Unfortunately, it isn't to be found in the Republican Party (leave along the Democrats, who are hopeless), with a very few exceptions. The best leaders in America aren't in politics. The professional politicians have made it very clear they don't want their help. Besides which, what sane person would submit to being dragged through the mud as running for office now requires?
The annual Independence Day party that I host at my home was particularly alive with conversation this year. Conversation probably not too different from what was taking place in a lot of backyards around the country.

Folks are concerned that our nation is in bad shape and dangerously, maybe even hopelessly, adrift.

The choreography was in place to assure a downbeat Independence Day party for a house filled with conservatives. A listless economy, coupled with the cold shower of the Supreme Court’s decision in the prior week giving most of Obamacare a constitutional green light. To compound...