An Early Look at the 2012 Election
Webcast Q&A: Sunday, 11 December 2011, Question 1
In the live broadcast of Philosophy in Action Radio on 11 December 2011, I answered a question on an early look at the 2012 election.
What's your view of the upcoming 2012 election? By what standards do you judge the presidential candidates?
My Answer, In Brief: In a presidential candidate, I'm not looking for either John Galt or "Anyone But Obama." I'm looking for someone who will do more good than harm to the cause of liberty in America.
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