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Hewitt on Conservatism's Future

John3839 Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 5:47 PM
This sort of goes along with the discussion of demagoguery that has been going on in several spots. Nothing evaluated on merits, only on optics and feelings.

Hugh Hewitt shared his thoughts on the future of conservatism, as part of a symposium for Commentary.  From that piece:

Conservatives are, first and chiefly, charged with protecting the Constitution, and in this era that means insisting on the rights of the House, and of the states and people they represent, while providing the appropriations necessary to fund the military. It means insisting that the president govern as any president was intended to govern: only with the funds given him by the Congress, for the purposes they are given, only with the authorities allocated to him by the...