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Finally, a Conservative Leader
American Spectator, by Samuel Gregg

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Posted By:mikkins2, 2/9/2014 7:27:57 PM

In the middle of 2013, a French journalist asked me who I thought was today’s outstanding center-right head of government. After a few moments’ thought, I responded: “She died in April. Requiescat in pace.” Looking around the world, the search for what might be called a full-spectrum conservative government leader was, until recently, a depressing exercise. On many issues, Britain’s Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron seems positively ill-at-ease with most of his own MPs (and certainly grass-roots Tories) who are more-than-a-few clicks to the right of him. Across the Channel, most European center-right governments are pursuing policies best described as

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The problem with the Republican Party is that it has no understanding of what leadership is or what it looks, sounds, or acts like. In short, it doesn´t understand the difference between a Reagan and a Romney.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Hermoine, 2/9/2014 8:53:09 PM     (No. 9726009)

Let´s hope that Mr. Abbott drives the progressive/leftists crazy before they manage to drive him crazy and sabatoge his administration.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 2/9/2014 9:17:35 PM     (No. 9726025)

Tony Abbott - definitely worth watching...and emulating.

By happy coincidence, an article about Australia doing something positive about its immigration problem ("asylum seekers") is up on Drudge right now:
http://tinyurl.com/mbys7dq

Switzerland, the UKIP in the UK, and Germany are also doing something about their immigration problems right now. If we had a leader like Tony Abbott, we could be doing something about ours.

Cruz/Cotton 2016?


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