Ed Team

Jesse Helms moved us all to the right

Filed By Ed Team | July 08, 2008 7:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: conservatism, Jesse Helms

"What his critics could not appreciate is that, by the time he left office, Jesse Helms had become a mainstream conservative. And it was not because Helms had moved toward the mainstream -- it was because the mainstream moved toward him."

--Marc Thiessen on Jesse Helms's death


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