Hugh Hewitt’s Newspeak
Hugh Hewitt gave an interview to National Review Online where he was promoting his latest
shit sandwich candidate for president. In the interview, he had this
But Rudy doesnâ€™t care about the Marriage Amendment, and Mitt Romney does. Rudy doesnâ€™t think thereâ€™s a problem with funding embryonic stem cell research, and Romney does. Romneyâ€™s a federalist, and Iâ€™m not sold that Rudy is. Rudy is more likely to get Soutered than Romney. Thatâ€™s why, on March 28, 2007, I prefer Romney. That could change, but not in the next three months.
Now we all know that Hugh Hewitt is no intellectual giant, but I would like to think that as a lawyer he would know that advocating the use of the Constitution in order to promote social policy is anything but a Federalist approach.
The Federal Marriage Amendment is federalism can be added to such classics as:
War is peace
Ignorance is strength
h/t: GOP Progress