Tag Archives: Small Government Conservatives

Terrifying Words

Ronald Reagan was good with quips. There was that news conference on August 12, 1986 – “The nine most terrifying words in the English language are: I’m from the Government, and I’m here to help.” He’d been saying that for … Continue reading

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Having No President At All

Small-government conservatives argue for as little government as possible, and some small-government conservatives argue for even less government than that. Grover Norquist – that fellow who wants lower and lower taxes, until there are none and the government runs out … Continue reading

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Celebrating Big Government

Another Memorial Day has come and gone, and that means summer has started, and summer ends on Labor Day, as everyone knows. Oh yeah – the first holiday is also set aside to honor those who have fought and died … Continue reading

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On Thinking Small

It was many years ago and the Mini Cooper was new, and parked next to a young friend’s brand new Hummer, back when they still made those things, and people actually bought them. We both laughed. And he was ready … Continue reading

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