May 7, 2014

David Stockman: Bravo, Rep. Walter Jones! Primary Win Sends Neocons Packing

By In Blogs, C.Jay Engel

David Stockman at his blog writes:

Rep. Walter Jones, 20-year Republican of North Carolina, is one of America’s most courageous and honest politicians—putting him in a company that is virtually non-existent inside the beltway.

He originally was an enthusiastic supporter of the Iraq War, but then he learned the facts, discovered the blatant lies the Cheney/Neocon cabal had used to sell it, and did the unthinkable. He broke with the Bush White House and became a relentless, informed, passionate and persuasive critic of not only the Iraq fiasco—-but also the entire interventionist foreign policy of the War Party.

CONTINUE READING HERE: Bravo, Rep. Walter Jones ! Primary Win Sends Neocons Packing | David Stockman’s Contra Corner.

Written by C.Jay Engel

Editor and creator of The Reformed Libertarian. Living in Northern California with his wife, he writes on everything from politics to theology and from culture to economic theory. You can send an email to reformedlibertarian@gmail.com