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  • William F. Buckley Jr.

    13 24.53%
  • Pat Buchanan

    1 1.89%
  • Ronald Reagan

    9 16.98%
  • Dick Cheney

    17 32.08%
  • George W. Bush

    4 7.55%
  • Glenn Beck

    4 7.55%
  • Rush Limbaugh

    4 7.55%
  • Michelle Bachman

    2 3.77%
  • Newt Gingrich

    5 9.43%
  • Ron Paul

    12 22.64%
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    Who best represents Conservative philosophy?

    Just a poll to see who people see as the heart of Conservatism. This poll is only for Conservatives to answer. This is also multiple choice, and a public poll.

    Liberals, please stay out, as I know for a fact that many of your answers will be for the purpose of trolling. LOL.
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    Re: Who best represents Conservative philosophy?

    Glenn Beck.

    Oops, sorry Dana, but some one had to prove you right.
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    Re: Who best represents Conservative philosophy?

    Dana...how could you leave Barry Goldwater off the list. He is the father of "conservatism".
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    Re: Who best represents Conservative philosophy?

    Currently? Paul Ryan did an excellent job of it last Tuesday, but I pick Reagan from the list.


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    Re: Who best represents Conservative philosophy?

    Quote Originally Posted by disneydude View Post
    Dana...how could you leave Barry Goldwater off the list. He is the father of "conservatism".
    I was limited by 10 poll options. I chose Ron Paul and Ronald Reagan over Barry Goldwater, since they together comprise the modern day equivalent.
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    Re: Who best represents Conservative philosophy?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mellie View Post
    Currently? Paul Ryan did an excellent job of it last Tuesday, but I pick Reagan from the list.
    Again, limited by 10 choices. If I had more choices available, I would have included him. However, space is limited, so I chose what I felt best represented philosophies within the groups of Paleocons, Neocons, Tea Partiers, and the Republican establishment.
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    Re: Who best represents Conservative philosophy?

    Quote Originally Posted by danarhea View Post
    Again, limited by 10 choices. If I had more choices available, I would have included him. However, space is limited, so I chose what I felt best represented philosophies within the groups of Paleocons, Neocons, Tea Partiers, and the Republican establishment.
    I thought it was because you are a phony conservative.

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    Re: Who best represents Conservative philosophy?

    Quote Originally Posted by disneydude View Post
    Dana...how could you leave Barry Goldwater off the list. He is the father of "conservatism".
    Because in todays world he would be called a rino.
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    Re: Who best represents Conservative philosophy?

    Buckley was the last great intellectual voice for American conservatism and has never been replaced. I had the privilege of being on a three student panel in college which debated him. He was a wonderful and charming person who is missed.
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    Re: Who best represents Conservative philosophy?

    Quote Originally Posted by danarhea View Post
    Just a poll to see who people see as the heart of Conservatism. This poll is only for Conservatives to answer. This is also multiple choice, and a public poll.

    Liberals, please stay out, as I know for a fact that many of your answers will be for the purpose of trolling. LOL.
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