Washington Times Blog: A suggestion for Republicans: Consider Gary JohnsonSubmitted by legalizeliberty on Fri, 11/02/2012 - 12:21
So, you're a Republican? That's your team. You would like a smaller less intrusive government that costs a lot less, right? Great! I'm with you there.
Consider that a plumber's job is to understand pipes and how water flows through them. A politician's job is to understand voting demographics and how to flow with them to get elected. The recent strategy has been to stand for nothing that could upset anyone.
Obama has come out with very broad slogans like Hope and Change and Forward. Romney has decided to take a stand on both sides of every issue. No clear principles to guide us means that we are a ship drifting aimlessly in stormy waters.