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Sunday, February 20, 2005

With conservative jubilation, a bit of concern
St. Petersburg Times - St. Petersburg,FL,USA
... Rick Santorum, a Pennsylvania Republican and national leader on conservative social issues, broached the subject in a speech Thursday, addressing the "economic ...

But Friday, at the beginning of forums on cutting government, Deb McCown said she and her conservative friends were more concerned with tax cuts and Social Security reform than social reform.

"One of the speakers everybody hated yesterday was that senator from Pennsylvania," said McCown, 22, editor of the Carolina Review, a conservative magazine at the University of North Carolina. "He got up there and started talking about marriage, as if it was the biggest issue. But it's not. It's taxing and spending."

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