Editors' Note: Guest blogger Bob Deitrick is co-owner of Polaris Financial Partners in Westerville, Ohio, with Steven Morgan. He is also co-author of Bulls Bears and the Ballot Box with Lew Goldfarb.Log Cabin Republicans have always been an enigma in that they define the word counter-intuitive. Why would anyone vote in lock-step with a political party that consistently does not have your best interest at heart? However, a lot goes into voting and voting is not always about social issues; indeed it is often about economics and ones' wallet. That is the core argument Log Cabinites make for voting as they do. In theory Log Cabin Republicans (LCR) vote for their economic interest - or do they?Let's take a look at what Log Cabin Republicans stand for. Continue reading "Why the Republican Log Cabin Is an Austere House of Straw"...

Why the Republican Log Cabin Is an Austere House of Straw

Wed, 19 Sep 2012 5:00P

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Bob Deitrick is co-owner of Polaris Financial Partners in Westerville, Ohio, with Steven Morgan. He is also co-author of Bulls Bears and the Ballot Box with Lew Goldfarb.

Thumbnail image for LCR-at-Tampa.jpegLog Cabin Republicans have always been an enigma in that they define the word counter-intuitive. Why would anyone vote in lock-step with a political party that consistently does not have your best interest at heart? However, a lot goes into voting and voting is not always about social issues; indeed it is often about economics and ones' wallet. That is the core argument Log Cabinites make for voting as they do. In theory Log Cabin Republicans (LCR) vote for their economic interest - or do they?

Let's take a look at what Log Cabin Republicans stand for.

Continue reading "Why the Republican Log Cabin Is an Austere House of Straw"...


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