Let's see, Ryan voted for No Child Left Behind, Medicare Part-D, ethanol subsidies.
Yea, principled Conservatives would cast such votes -- Not.
Our Republic is in peril. So called leaders like Ryan have no clue to the reality that must be faced to restore our Republic.
Ryan is at most a Conservative leaning technocrat. Ryan has no true love of Liberty or limited government as part of his DNA.
OK, you’re totally pure, but you can still pick the part of his program that you can agree with and support him on that.
Otherwise, get yourself some backers and run as sand88 in the next election. Lots o’ luck.
The American Conservative Union gives Paul Ryan a 92% lifetime rating on conservative voting. Rick Santorum gets an 87% by contrast. How much more ideological purity do you expect? And who could Romney have picked that would have achieved that level of perfection you apparently demand in a candidate?