Robert Sarvis (right) and GOP opponent Ken Cuccinelli
I got this email from a group called Virginians for Life and Liberty:
Robert Sarvis has recently broken with Libertarians on key issues*
Recent interviews with Chuck Todd and Reason.com reveal:
Sarvis FAVORS higher taxes, including
- higher gas taxes and
- a new “miles-driven” tax and
- opposing any tax cuts, including the Cuccinelli Tax Cut Plan
Sarvis FAVORS expanding Obamacare
- Through massive Medicaid expansion in VA
- Adding 400,000 new permanent enrollees to this social program
- Price-tag to taxpayers: $3B per year.
Robert Sarvis: “I’m not into the whole Austrian type, strongly libertarian economics, I like more mainstream economics and would have been happy to go elsewhere.”
Robert Sarvis: self-described “moderate” (Oct 26 forum)
SARVIS: not very Libertarian at all
Cuccinelli is the only choice for Liberty-minded voters
That’s why Robert Dean and other Libertarian leaders are backing Ken Cuccinelli for Governor Nov 5th
Authorized by Russ Moulton. Not authorized or paid for by any candidate or candidate’s committee.
I was going to ignore it – similar, almost identical items showed up on RedState, JHPolitics, and several other sites.
But this is too much. Let’s start with Austrian economics: