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Sen. Mike Lee: "The American people
want a more conservative government."

Reason, by Nick Gillespie & Amanda Walker

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 7/13/2014 2:31:52 PM

Sen. Lee recently sat down with Reason TV´s Nick Gillespie to discuss the rise of the Tea Party faction in Congress (of which he is a leader), why the GOP is failing to connect with millennials, and the role of religion in politics. Originally published on July 11, 2014: "We´ve had a 75 or 80 year run with some really aggressive progressive policies," Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah). "They haven´t worked. They have enhanced America´s opportunity deficit, and the American people want a more conservative government." In 2010, Lee launched a successful primary challenge to three-term incumbent Sen. Bob Bennett and

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rinktum, 7/13/2014 3:00:39 PM     (No. 9922666)

Understatement of the year! Please Sen. Lee we need to clone thousands just like you. We need some sanity in this country and it is only coming for the conservative wing of the Republican Party. You need to have a ´go to Jesus meeting´ with your moderate colleagues.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 7/13/2014 3:10:02 PM     (No. 9922676)

Mike Lee has always seemed to me as being a very gracious man in a very nasty environment. I don´t know why, but some time back God put it on my heart to pray for him. Should I ever meet him, I would thank him for standing by his conservative convictions.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: hoosiergirl71, 7/13/2014 3:11:18 PM     (No. 9922679)

That would be the American people who are carrying the tax burden and struggling to keep afloat. The besieged middle class who are over regulated, abused, called names (racist), spied on, and used as scape goats for gov. failure; who are randomly attacked and beaten by roving bands of "malcontented" blacks. Those people.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/13/2014 11:33:49 PM     (No. 9923129)

We want a government For the People and By the People.

One more that stood up to be counted.

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