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How Mitt Romney Won My Vote

RayTheAnarchoCapitalist Wrote: Oct 09, 2012 9:41 PM
When the Olympics were in trouble Romney's instinct was to beg the government for help. When the housing bubble burst his instinct was to support the TARP bailout. As Governor when he had to balance the budget his instinct was to increase fees. In what way are his instincts conservative?

Note: The author would like to thank the Psalmist, Switchfoot, and Samwise for inspiring this column.

Back in May of 1999, I made a decision to leave the Democratic Party. It was an easy decision. I had been a Democrat for 11 years. I voted for Dukakis when I was a committed leftist. But, later, when I became a pro-life conservative, there was no room for me in the party. So I became a Republican and also joined the NRA. I've been a straight shooter ever since. Excuse me if that last line sounded heterosexist. I’m a work in regress....