The branding of compassionate conservatism meant that the GOP was sending the wrong signal, that conservatism alone wasnt sufficient or worse yet, was somehow flawed and had to be re-branded, Perry wrote in his 2010 book Fed Up.
Amen, bro. Conservatism is by its very definition compassionate.
As much as I love Sarah Palin, I would say the same thing about her Common Sense Conservatism slogan.
Conservatism by its very nature is rooted in common sense.
posted on 08/29/2011 6:51:31 AM PDT
by Texas Eagle
(If it wasn't for double-standards, Liberals would have no standards at all -- Texas Eagle)
To: Texas Eagle
“Conservatism by its very nature is rooted in common sense.”
Not when conservatism is distorted into a mere slogan for “We in the ruling class can run your life better than you can.”
posted on 08/29/2011 6:54:14 AM PDT
(Or, more accurately--reason serves faith.)
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