The answer was yes. They explained that they had strongly supported Ronald Reagan, and then they supported George H.W. Bush because they had supported Reagan, and then supported George...
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Folks, we have 4 years to come up with an alternate to the GOP. They refuse to present truly conservative candidates, so let them rot in their fetid proto-liberal corner. Give us a CONSERVATIVE in 4 years. And people, get busy telling your neighbors why true CONSERVATIVE principles work. We have 4 years. Perhaps 2.
In January 2008, at a John McCain rally in Columbia, S.C., I asked a number of local politicos to look back to the brutal 2000 Republican primary in their state, the one between McCain and George W. Bush. They had all supported Bush back then, and I asked whether, given the inconclusive wars, runaway federal spending and economic catastrophe of the next eight years, they felt they made the right choice.
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