Former GOP presidential contender Jon Huntsman has some words for the wise among his party, with his core message being that unless Republicans back away from the edge of politics, they're likely to fall permanently by the wayside.
Huntsman suggested to CNN viewers that his party stick to fine tuning regulation and taxation in a more limited government direction, and avoid "fringe issues." Such as? Unfortunately, the man once described
as a "a conservative technocrat-optimist" by The Huffington Post
failed to give any details on that score, only telling Republicans to "balance the budgets and get out of people's lives."
Huntsman said lawmakers on the right "ought to build the party around...strong libertarian roots that go back to the early days of the Republican Party," Politico
Via Politico and The Huffington Post