Thu Aug 2, 2012, 12:42 PM
w8liftinglady (23,195 posts)
Mr. Cruz is quoted saying he hopes the Tea party and texas republicans are now synonymous
There are folks in the media that try to portray the tea party as radical and extreme. The tea party are everyday Texans, everyday Americans that believe in common sense answers, living within our means, not spending more than we have and not saddling our kids and grandkid with a crushing debt," Cruz said.
Addressing reporters in hometown of Houston, Cruz was asked if the movement and the mainstream party were now one and the same. He didn't mince word.
I hope so," Cruz said.
Read more here: http://www.star-telegram.com/2012/08/01/4145489/cruz-hopes-tea-party-texas-gop.html#storylink=cpy
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Thu Aug 2, 2012, 12:48 PM
TrogL (31,708 posts)
1. Typical authoritarian thinking - striving for simplistic solutions to complicated problems
There is no such thing as "common sense answers". Most households have a reasonable amount of debt especially relating to infrastructure, specifically mortgage and car loan.