Memo to Mitt

Now that your brass-knuckle campaign has driven the last credible Republican challenger out of the race, you can focus on the current occupant of the White House. But remember that Rick Santorum did as well as he did because he isn’t you, and he received the votes of millions of folks–Tea Partiers and other conservatives–who decided that America needs more than a moderate manager of the economy. If you want to win their votes, not to mention their passion, you must convince them that you care about these issues, too.

And don’t put away those brass knuckles just yet.

About Stan Guthrie

Stan Guthrie is an editor at large for Christianity Today magazine and for the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview. His latest book is God's Story in 66 Verses. He also is author of All that Jesus Asks: How His Questions Can Teach and Transform Us, Missions in the Third Millennium: 21 Key Trends for the 21st Century, and A Concise Guide to Bible Prophecy. He is co-author of The Sacrament of Evangelism. Besides authoring, writing, and editing books, Stan is a literary agent, bringing together good authors, good books, and good publishers. Stan writes the monthly Priorities colum for He has appeared on National Public Radio's €œTell Me More,€ WGN's Milt Rosenberg program, and many Christian shows, including The Eric Metaxas Show and Moody Radio'€™s €œNew Day Florida.€ A licensed minister and an inspirational speaker, he served as moderator for the Christian Book Expo panel discussion, Does the God of Christianity Exist, and What Difference Does It Make?
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