Ann Coulter’s criticism of Rick Santorum for being “more of a Catholic than a Conservative” makes me want to do even more to help people come to understand his positions. You see, I consider myself more of a Catholic than a Conservative. As for Ann Coulter, while she continues her act as a conservative political gadfly, more and more people are beginning to pay attention to Rick Santorum.
On January 4, 2012, Ann Coulter – the incendiary, controversial, self promoting gadfly of a conservative columnist – turned her sites on Republican Presidential candidate Rick Santorum. Ironically, Coulter made a name for herself by allegedly being anti-establishment. That was until October of 2011.
Then, she surprised many on the political left and the political right – and many in between. She endorsed the Republican establishment’s candidate, Mitt Romney, for the Republican nomination in 2012 very early in the primary campaign.
Rather than question what might have prompted such an endorsement, I want to discuss her efforts to harm the candidacy of a very good man, Rick Santorum. I believe they reveal bigger problems with serious implications.Continue Reading on catholic.org