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Romney Was Not the Problem

MoreFreedom Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 12:06 PM
Romney is conservative? His budget INCREASES government spending by 3.1% each year (more than inflation + population growth). He wants to INCREASE military spending, even though we spend about 7X more than China (the next biggest military spender). Our soldiers have told us (via the campaign cash which went overwhelmingly to Ron Paul) that our foreign military meddling is making us less safe. What exactly is conservative about Romney (other than I believe he'd have fewer regulations)? He's for big and bigger government.

Small minds always leap to the answers given the last time around, which is probably why Maxine Waters keeps getting re-elected. But the last time is not necessarily the same as this time. A terrorist attack is not the same as the Cold War, a war in Afghanistan is not the same as a war in Iraq, and Mitt Romney is not the same as John McCain or Bob Dole.

But since the election, many conservatives seem to be coalescing around the explanation for our defeat given by Jenny Beth Martin of the Tea Party Patriots, who said: "What we...