Mitt: Make the Moral Case for Capitalism

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Arthur Brooks nails it in this video.  Data-driven arguments on behalf of free-market capitalism will not prevail over moral arguments that appeal to “fairness” and the plight of those the market leaves behind.  In the marketplace of ideas, for the vast majority of people, “It’s immoral” will defeat “It works” every time. This is a [Read More...]

Five Observations from Romney’s Convention Speech

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A hearty congratulations to everyone involved in the Romney campaign for the smashing success of the convention finale, and an equally hearty congratulations to all of those outside the campaign — like my friends at Evangelicals for Mitt — who believed that this was the man for our time.  They persevered through much, soldiered on, [Read More...]

Why Evangelicals Are Supporting Romney

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Does evangelical support for Mitt Romney require evangelicals to elevate political partisanship over theological integrity?  Does this show that evangelicals are willing to compromise their core theological beliefs in service to their political agenda? I don’t think so — but some have suggested it does.  As the Republican national convention is underway, it’s worth revisiting [Read More...]

Choosing the Best Vice President, Not the Best Co-Campaigner

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At last the general election contest is truly underway.  We have two full tickets, the conventions are drawing near, and we’re rounding mid-August and headed for September.  Let the vilification of Mitt Romney’s choice for Vice President begin. Paul Ryan is a confident and mature choice for several reasons.  Romney could have gone for a [Read More...]

What Kind of Man is Mitt Romney?

Ann Romney is, by all accounts, a lovely, gracious and good-hearted woman.  Since friends of mine are friends of hers, I am encouraged in the knowledge that Mitt Romney, should he become President, would have the support, the guidance, the strength and the unconditional love that comes from a phenomenal wife like Ann. A piece [Read More...]


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