Mitch Daniels

Ricochet readers might be interested in this article in the New Republic on Mitch Daniels. It’s written by Michael Kazin, professor of history at Georgetown University. Kazin reveals at least one thing I hadn’t heard before: that some people on the left are rooting for a Daniels candidacy, not because they would support him, but because he seems more rea…


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  1. River

    The Left will tell us who our best candidate is. It’s the person they hate the most and attack most virulently. They’re so predictable. Which means Sarah Palin might still be in the running as VP. But she probably wouldn’t accept that again.

  2. Scott R

     This is precisely why I like Daniels — because he appears non-threatening to the easily scared independents, while in fact being rather hardcore in his conservative beliefs and actions. He’s a wolf in sheep’s clothing, if you will – the conservative equivalent to the innocuous-seeming but hardcore Obama.  


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