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Hewitt on Conservatism's Future

Origanalist Again Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 4:37 PM
Exactly when did Hughie become a conservative?

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...