I am really happy that the "conservatives" in Congress have finally made a stand and refused to back down from their stand against Obamacare. They refuse to back down in spite of the hammering of the mainstream press, the liberal news media and liberals in their own party.
Finally, we have a well defined group who are not willing to allow our form of government, our health care (which is the best in the world) and our economic system to go down without a fight. Perhaps like myself and millions of other Americans, they feel they have an obligation to their God and our posterity to hold the line against socialism, corrupt political practices and "victim disarmament." They are what the Republican and Democrat parties used to be: pro-American, pro-God and pro-individual rights, instead of "If it feels good, do it," "Gimme something for nothing" or " There ain’t no end to doin’ good when yer spendin’ somebody else’s money" philosophy that guides the two main political parties today.
They are the "tea party," and God bless them. We can only hope that by the tea party making a stand, the country will come to its senses and realize that there is no free lunch before the country goes bankrupt. It may be too late already but in God’s name, we have to keep trying.
Michael A. Pacer
Paso Robles, Calif.
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