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Cruz: “Opportunity Conservatism” is the Only Way Forward

mlew Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 1:09 PM
Exactly like our Speaker in the House. Dont forget, Ryan, who we see as a conservative savior has voted to spend 11 TRILLION $$ since he was elected. He has never held a non governmental job. He is the quintessential politican and yet we think him grand. What does that say about us?

January 3, 2013 was an important and historic day on Capitol Hill for many different reasons. And one of those reasons, of course, was because Ted Cruz was sworn in as Texas’s first Hispanic U.S. Senator. It was a momentous and moving occasion -- an event that Americans of all stars and stripes can celebrate. But basking in the limelight -- I suspect -- is not the reason why Mr. Cruz entered public life.

He went to Washington to roll up his sleeves and get to work. Indeed, that...