Knowing that the unemployment rate is 9.5% in D.C. might surprise you when you learn that D.C. politicians, labor unions, and community organizers are trying everything they can to block one of the largest job providers and retailers in the world from coming to Washington. These supposed “leaders” want to prevent Walmart from setting up shop, which would prevent the creation of hundreds, if not thousands, of jobs for D.C. residents.
Historian David Barton does an excellent job of illustrating how Democrats are at odds with America. The Leftists who make up the Democrat Party are at odds with America not only according to the divergent poll results between their agenda and the will of the American people, but more importantly between their socialist agenda and and the constitutionally-prescribed manner of freedom and limited government that has been summed up in the phrase “the American way of life” for 200 years.
Ronald Reagan often spoke of a “three-legged stool” that undergirds what I call “complete conservatism.” The legs symbolize a strong national defense, strong free-market principles and strong traditional social values. For the stool to remain upright, it must be supported by all three legs. If you snap off even one leg, the stool collapses under its own weight. What do you suppose holds together those three legs of the stool?