Originally Posted by noah way
Are those the same conservatives behind the war on drugs, DOMA, the PATRIOT Act and the mandated purchase of private health insurance?
The Democrats are the ones who mandated the purchase of private healthcare. Every single Republican in Congress, and 34 Blue Dog Democrats
(moderate/conservative Democrats) in the House voted against it.
I have to concede that so-called conservatives have renounced their small government values on DOMA and the Patriot Act, though.
At least we have one true conservative champion in the Senate.
YouTube - ‪Rand Paul's Epic Speech Against The Patriot Act‬‏
And how do the liberals respond?
YouTube - ‪Harry Reid Challenges Rand Paul, Defends Patriot Act 05/25/11‬‏