Tragedies of Compassionate Conservatism

This transcription of a talk by Marvin Olasky is well worth the read. It's a succinct summary of how Compassionate Conservatism died. He also talks about how things changed in the Bush administration, that I think explain why many people don't really seem to understand what Compassionate Conservatism is. Compassionate Conservatism is about charity performed by individuals. Not charity centralized in the Government. >

The tragedies of compassionate conservatism

Hannah Hawkins (left) with President George W. Bush’s White House chief of staff Andrew Card in 2004. | Associated Press/Photo by Evan Vucci
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