George Washington warned us not to allow Party politics. The principle is simple: you can only serve one master. If you belong to a Party, sooner or later, the interest of the Party and Party’s power will replace that of the nation and the Party’s constituents. Well, this happened a long time ago – to both Parties. Now, here is a powerful story speaking directly to the truth of this principle by illustrating how the Republican Party is working to undermine the will of its own membership.
Seriously, watch the video clip in this story all the way through:
“It’s about 4:00 in the afternoon and I get a call from the president of FreedomWorks, Matt Kibbe, and I can hear the distress in his voice,” Beck said. “[Kibbe said], ‘Glenn, I’ve just been escorted out of my office by armed guards and told not to come back.’”
Kibbe added that he wasn’t the only one forcefully escorted out, and that they had been hijacked, so to speak, by the “old guard” GOP establishment.
“There was a coup during the election, and it was powerful,” Beck said. “They were trying to get rid of the libertarian, Tea Party-minded power players, and first and foremost on that hit list was Matt Kibbe and his allies. They didn’t like the fact that FreedomWorks was cleaning house in the GOP…that they were targeting people like Orrin Hatch. It didn’t sit well with the Karl Roves of the GOP world…”