Heritage Foundation president Jim DeMint urged attendees at the Conservative Political Action Conference today to realize the importance of allowing decisions and governance to happen at local levels, not at the federal level.
“What [Edmund] Burke calls ‘public affections’—the bonds that connect us to a home, a community, a state, to a country, to a people—they don’t exist because some political bullies in the Administration or Congress mandated them,” DeMint, a former senator, said.
“They come instead from the links we share with all the ‘little platoons’ in our lives,” he continued. “A family. A church. A school. A local charity. A Devamını oku…
Kaynak: Heritage Foundation