President Donald Trump took on socialism in his State of the Union address, noting its failure in Venezuela and promising America that our country will stay free.
Pres. Trump: "We stand with the Venezuelan people in their noble quest for freedom, and we condemn the brutality of Maduro regime, whose socialist policies have turned that nation from being the wealthiest in South America into a state of abject poverty" https://t.co/dBUcsFddFB pic.twitter.com/B9aQWovq2R
— ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) February 6, 2019
“Here in the United States, we are alarmed by the new calls to adopt socialism in our country. America was founded on liberty and independence, and not government coercion, domination, and control,” Trump said. “We are born free, and we will stay free.”
"We are alarmed by the new calls to adopt socialism in our country," Pres. Trump says.
— ABC News (@ABC) February 6, 2019
Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., a self-described “Democratic socialist,” was not thrilled.
— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) February 6, 2019
That face is priceless.
Chris Pandolfo is a staff writer and type-shouter for Conservative Review. He holds a B.A. in politics and economics from Hillsdale College. His interests are conservative political philosophy, the American founding, and progressive rock. Follow him on Twitter for doom-saying and great album recommendations @ChrisCPandolfo.
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