Skip to comments.It's Still The Economy, Stupid!
Posted on 05/25/2011 9:29:42 AM PDT by Ken in Eastman
It appears that that the 2012 US Presidential Election is destined to be about the economy. It's certainly the pressing need, and with the killing of Osama bin Laden, the war on terror will be much less of a concern for many voters. It also appears there will be no standard-bearer for the social conservatives with the ability to make front page news.
The most obvious social conservative candidate was the former Arkansas Governor, Mike Huckabee. When Huckabee announced that he would not run, following Mississippi Governor Hayley Barbour's similar announcement, it left a void in the Republican field of candidates.
Barbour had tremendous credentials and was a social conservative without question. Many saw Barbour's announcement that he would not run for the presidency in 2012 as a confirmation that his close friend, Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels, would run. That has now been disproved with Governor Daniels's announcement that he will not seek the Republican nomination. This leaves former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum as the only remaining candidate with a primarily social conservative message.
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The only void is the absolute refusal of the media to give any coverage to the true conservatives running.
agreed this media which has been bought off by George Soros is running rampant with their bias and the GOP are not calling them out.
The left have now won Jacksonville, which is near me and there is no way they won without voter fraud and now won up in NY state in a republican area.
The Soros media are covering for the left while attacking us and then not informing the voters as to what the left are doing or how dumb obama really is
I’m curious. Who do you define as the true conservatives?
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