In recent months Sen. Jim DeMint (R-South Carolina) has been steadily emerging as a leading Republican. From the ranks of the loyal opposition he voices with courage and conviction a conservative response in vivid contrast to the president’s agenda.
I’m going to be paying more attention to Jim DeMint from now on, as he seems to have something worth saying. Here’s his recent remarks from the Senate floor on President Obama’s health care initiative.
He’s not the smoothest or most dynamic speaker, but the unflinching quality of his message amplifies its strength. We need more like DeMint.