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No Jack Kennedy

While Mike Huckabee is busy copying the irresponsibility of an earlier Arkansas governor, Mitt Romney is trying to follow in the rhetorical footsteps of another Massachusetts politician. Unfortunately for Gov. Romney, Gov. Huckabee is doing a better job. Gov. Romney delivered his “Mormon” speech this morning, and for all the build-up it had received, it… Read More No Jack Kennedy

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Spirit of ’76

In 1976, Ronald Reagan ran as the conservative alternative to Gerald Ford for the Republican nomination. Governor Reagan lost by only 70 delegate votes at the Republican convention in Kansas City. After winning victory, President Ford invited Governor Reagan to speak to the delegates from the convention podium. Speaking off-the-cuff, Governor Reagan reminded the delegates… Read More Spirit of ’76