Originally Posted by Direckshun
It will probably get raised, by the way, without hard right and Tea Party Republicans.
The new majority of moderate Republicans and all Democrats is the new majority.
According to the most widely read Conservative paper (now on line) Human Events the split is merely tactical—not philosophical.
Other than that, I don't agree with Kruathammer's support of this or all his arguments but the divide is not philosophical.
“Experience should teach us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the Government’s purposes are beneficent. Men born to freedom are naturally alert to repel invasion of their liberty by evil-minded rulers. The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well-meaning but without understanding.” — James Madison