Mount Vernon Statement

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Full story here.

Excerpt

“These principles define us as a country and inspire us as a people. They are responsible for a prosperous, just nation unlike any other in the world. They are our highest achievements, serving not only as powerful beacons to all who strive for freedom and seek self-government, but as warnings to tyrants and despots everywhere.”

News coverage here: Conservatives come together at Mount Vernon

[Full text, released yesterday, printed below.  If you want to sign it, here is the link. ]


 The Mount Vernon Statement

Constitutional Conservatism: A Statement for the 21st Century
 

We recommit ourselves to the ideas of the American Founding. Through the Constitution, the Founders created an enduring framework of limited government based on the rule of law. They sought to secure national independence, provide for economic opportunity, establish true religious liberty and maintain a flourishing society of republican self-government.

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