I kid you not, people. The liberal and moderate Republicans have been trying to destroy Reagan's legacy for decades behind the scenes...now they've come out in the open in their desire to become progressive like the Democrats:
Monday, May 4, 2009
Source: Washington Times
Hat Tip: Drudge Report
Listening Tour? This was a bad idea dreamed up by people who spend too much time listening to focus groups and trying to be in touch with their inner child.
If there are still large numbers of conservatives in the GOP...this type of pronouncement, if not taken out of context by the lefty media covering the event, should seal the end of the career of Jeb Bush. It is too bad we probably won't be able to hear his comments in context....like a full-length video of the event. I despair of my fellow republicans ever getting it that we have to go around the Legacy Media and present our case directly to the people instead of having these events that only a fraction of people will ever attend, and only a slightly larger fraction of people read about, or watch...in any meaningful way.
I'll leave you more of the reporting of Jeb Bush's words from the article for you to consider. To me, it sounds like he is trying to talk out both sides of his mouth at once in an effort to be all things to all people. That is exactly how the Republicans lost in 2006, 2008 and why we will lose in 2010 if these numbskulls keep it up: