Tactics is subordinated to strategy, strategy is subordinated to politics, and politics is subordinated to economy
There are few wars between good and evil; most are between one good and another good
For as long as history goes on, the past will continue to accumulate. History isn't just records of the past. Our present civilization is the result of our past
Paul ryan has been in congress since his 20s, prior to that he worked in politics. I like him but he is very much an establishment guy.
True enough christie was a long time us attorney but that is a political appointment. Not to mention he has been entrenched in politics since he was young.
Rubio has also been a politician his whole adult life
Brown is another who has held a job outside politics
The reason i believe its important is the insight they bring. They are better prepared to address the economic concerns of people who pay the salaries if government rather than spending their whole lives in elected office.
Again, i wouldnt lose any sleep if most of them were nominated. But i specifically like paul and carson
Ron Paul or Gary Johnson (yes, I realize neither is running for the Reps).
Rand Paul is a poor facsimile of his father.
So basically, all the candidates that seem to be running suck, imo...and some suck more then others.
If I had to choose one of the above, I would choose Rand Paul...grudgingly.
Btw, all the Dem candidates suck as well, imo.
'What kind of sick and twisted toy factory is this?'
'We are all the sum of our tears. Too little and the ground is not fertile, and nothing can grow there. Too much, the best of us is washed away.'
"Better to be dead and cool, than alive and uncool."