Washington Times : Is Ron Paul a viable candidate?Submitted by Neverquit on Wed, 11/23/2011 - 18:02
I don't know who Connor is but man he defended Ron with conviction, it was an awesome rebut, this is a great read!
Every four years America gets in a big fight. As with most internecine arguments, passions run wild and loyalties are made or broken in fits of emotion.
It's no different this election cycle in the Grand Old Party. And the most emotional bunch are the Paul disciples.
In many ways, Ron Paul is an appealing candidate, especially for conservative Republicans. He preaches individual liberty in an uncompromising way. He is a fearless advocate of limited, constitutional government. He has no known baggage of compromising on his principles. His warnings about the excesses of the Federal Reserve seem prophetic.
But the main question Republicans will be asking themselves as they go to polls early next year is: "Who can beat Barack Obama?"