I understand that you’ve been involved in the GOP civil war for some time.
Only 50 years or so. I came in late.
How did you first become involved?
I headed Youth for Goldwater in New York.
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Buckley Rule — According to Bill, not Karl
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William F. Buckley Jr., Mentor
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Lessons for Today from the Immortals
Editors Note: The following remarks were delivered by Neal B. Freeman at the Awakening conference at Amelia Island, Fla., on March 23, 2013.
Looking over this audience, I sense that I may have been around the political track a few more laps ...
Charlie Crist has changed parties, and this time he means it.
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