Douglas Carswell

21 DEC 2011

Ronald Reagan would know what to do. Does Ron Paul?

I saw Ron Paul on the Jay Leno show the other day.  Wow.  If I was an American I think I'd vote for him to be President.  The audience clearly loved him, giving him spontaneous standing ovations.

Something about the way Ron Paul makes the moral case for smaller government reminds me of Ronald Reagan.

Here is a 1964 clip of Reagan endorsing Barry Goldwater's run for the White House.  If you have a spare 20 minutes, I strongly recommend you watch it.

Ronald Reagan knew what to do to put things right.

I suspect that the 2012 US Presidential contest is a choice not between Democrat and Republican.  It is a choice between Ron Paul or a dozen different shades of more of the same ....  

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