Among GOP presidential hopefuls we have long thought that Governor Walker of Wisconsin was worth very close attention. Our thinking has not changed. He offers a proven record of defeating Democrats in a blue state as well as a trustworthily conservative mindset, not neglecting the social side. Carly Fiorina is also in our spotlight. Articulate, bright, truth-speaking and direct, conservative, she pulls no punches when it comes to the abominable Hillary Clinton. All in all she would be a formidable candidate.
What are the most fundamental qualifications we seek in a President? Here’s a possible short list:
- Sound diagnosis of the problems with our government
- A good conservative plan to reform it and the ability to push it through Congress
- Be trustworthy and have enough energy and grit to get the job done
- We could add that a disqualification is a background in politics of going along to get along.
Does Mrs Fiorina have the qualifications to be a successful two-term President? Continue reading