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A View From the UK

Not all conservatives are like all other conservatives. In an article in the UK's Catholic Herald, William Oddie sees much to like about Sen. Rick Santorum, whom he aptly describes (borrowing from another Brit commentator) as a "turbo-Catholic." But, Oddie, who is no liberal, insists that Santorum is "deranged" about the National Health Service and the neo-liberal attack on such government-run social programs more generally.

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