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David Harsayi at the Denver Post says it well.  Click HERE for the article from Real Clear Politics.

Some highlights:

Let’s start with Angle, who believes it would be prudent — get this — to start defunding the Department of Education. The Department of Education!

You must be aware that the vast majority of Americans were unable to write or use basic arithmetic before the prestigious bureaucracy began operating, in 1980. Over its 30 years of sure-footed guidance, in fact, edumacation standards have improved dramatically and graduation rates have skyrocketed.

Only a wing nut would question the prudence of sinking $50 billion a year into an organization that has taken control incrementally of local education matters and that boasts as its biggest success this time around an erroneously named, stimulus-funded contest: Race to the Top.

The consensus on this matter is clear: N-U-T-S.

Standing for constitutional government like the Framers intended makes you today a wingnut in some circles.  But, standing for what’s right is tough sometimes.  Here’s Harsayi on Social Security and cap and trade:

If you believe Americans should have some limited ability to make choices — say, in Social Security or the purchase of government-sanctioned health insurance — you are, at best, a latent racist and probably listen to Rush Limbaugh.

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But if you support the corporate interest of creating a fabricated market for the non-commodity of carbon dioxide so it can be “traded” and taxed to deliberately make energy expensive for citizens … well, you’ve got some serious smarts.

Unite Ron Paul libertarians!  All of the good candidates will not agree on every issue.  We’re not clones, we’re libertarians!  Unite tea party activists!  Work for good candidates.  Is there a school board race out there?  Run for it.  Be the local wingnut – an agitator for good.

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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Tom White Says:

Nothing is more conservative than a republican wanting to get their majority back. And nothing is more liberal than a republican WITH a majority.

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