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The Predictable Liberal Assault on Ben Carson

grich903 Wrote: Apr 17, 2013 6:20 PM
If they really understood the GOP/Conservative ideology, they would come to the party. Freedom from government over-reach: you are responsible for your life, but if you get in trouble for a time, there are programs that can help you get back on your feet. Not to be there from cradle to grave, but to be there in case you need help. Personal reponsibility: that you are the one who makes the decisions for your life, that if you want to be a Doctor, you go for it, it's out there, if you want to be a street sweeper, that's great, it's your choice, no one is stopping you from that choice.

Dr. Ben Carson stepped into the national spotlight recently when, as speaker at the National Prayer Breakfast, to an audience that included President Obama, he was openly critical of the President’s approach to health care and his overall management of the nation’s economy.

Carson, who is director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital, is a hero to many. His life story, rising from a Detroit ghetto to a life of accomplishment and distinction, is a story of American ideals on steroids.

Those ideals say that America is about merit not circumstance. Your life, your achievements are the result of what...