This is a place for reasoned and intelligent discussion of conservative principles and current events.

Republicans Establishment vs TEA Party

Accountability, Not a Purge: What Conservatives Want From the GOP
PJ Media: By by David Steinberg, March 19th, 2014

References to Stalinist ideological purges, and Trotsky’s fate, bear no resemblance to the Tea Party/conservative movement’s increased willingness to directly confront party leadership, which is currently constructed of ideological moderates.

RINOism, whatever the definition, is not the chief concern. Well … it is the chief concern in one manner: it is troubling to a GOP electorate — of which the largest portion self-identifies as “conservative” rather than “moderate” — to see party leadership perpetually gauging just how closely they can embrace the Constitution per his or her daily schedule. But ideology is not the underlying problem creating the party’s rift; instead, the rift arises from the issue of accountability and representative governance.

Adherence to the stated purpose of the House as being the home of federal representatives most closely bound and responsible to the district they serve — that’s the root desire of conservatives, and a party leadership that respects that principle as the first order would significantly repair its standing, no ideological shift required.

Read more.

Similar posts
  • Puerto Rico Bailout – A Warning Puerto Rico has dug itself into a financial abyss. It now looks to Washington (also digging its way toward the same abyss) for a bailout. They want to keep going on the same track and hand the bill for profligate spending to the tax payers in all 50 states. Puerto Rico is just the first. [...]
  • Who is Voting for the Dead? In Los Angeles they are discovered that a number of dead people continue to vote years after their demise. Someone other than the deceased has devoted time and energy to keep these voters alive and voting. But the Democrats say there is no such thing as voter fraud. It is long past the time to [...]
  • Understanding the Transgender Movement – Denying Reality A long time ago I witnessed one of the Berkeley Free Speech Movement riots. It was very frightening. Commenting to a co-worker I indicated my inability to understand the reason for the riots. He advised that the movement was irrational and by its very nature confounded rational understanding. The irrational issue was just a distraction. [...]
  • Does Facebook Have a Liberal Bias? “Zuckerberg was firm in his commitment that Facebook would be an unbiased platform that encourages the sharing of all points of view, but he readily admitted that they had not yet perfectly achieved that goal.” Jim DeMint: Why I Met With Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg If Facebook promises its users an unbiased platform for the free [...]
  • Trump Moves to Bolster Conservative Support While most conservative view the Donald as insufficiently conservative, recent moves seem to be tuned to the conservative ear. First the listing of potential Supreme Court nominees, and today the endorsement by the NRA have got to be more than a little worrisome to Hillary. Admin National Rifle Association Endorses Donald Trump PJ MEDIA: BY [...]

Subscribe via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this site and receive notifications of new posts by email.

%d bloggers like this: