Your impression/reaction to this article ping.
I am an “uncompassionate conservative”. My compassion has been sucked right out of me by those who look to the government to steal from me and support them. They never have enough and demand more.
I look forward to them having the rugged yanked out from under them
I think Perry’s running right against the “new tone” and against “compassionate conservatism” is a great thing. I frankly don’t trust Perry as such a super tough conservative, but it’s a great idea and if he were to win and then to govern the way he is talking now, that’s a good thing.
I firmly believe the new tone and the compassionate conservatism is what ruined the Republican brand and what gave us Obama. So firmly, I have written about it at length:
On election night: p://www.americanthinker.com/2008/11/gop_defeat_and_the_new_tone.html
And near inauguration:
Gee whiz...the National Review celebrating the spineless, aisle crossing tactics of the Bush administration. What a shock.