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Tea Party Truce on Social Issues? Not Possible Says Dick Armey

Complete Premium video at: http://fora.tv/series/monitor_breakfast When asked about social issues, FreedomWorks Chairman Dick Armey responds that a truce between Democrats and Tea Party Republicans is not possible because "these are issues of the heart." "People are not going to turn their hearts and minds away from things that they have so heartfelt," he says. Though Armey does caution that mending the economy should take precedence over debating social issues. ----- FreedomWorks Chairman Dick Armey and President and CEO Matt Kibbe sit down for a conversation with attendees of the Monitor Breakfast to discuss the Tea Party, the upcoming fall elections and more. - The Monitor Breakfast Dick Armey is a former U.S. Representative from Texas's 26th congressional district (1985-2003) and House Majority Leader (1995-2003). He was one of the architects of the "Republican Revolution" of the 1990s, in which Republicans were elected to majorities of both houses of Congress for the first time in four decades, and the chief author of the Republican Contract with America. He is now the chairman of FreedomWorks, an organization that fights for less government, lower taxes, and more freedom.
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