A Conservative Vision Statement

For the next few weeks our Democratic friends will be focusing on the inauguration of Barack Obama as President of the United States.  It's a good opportunity for conservatives to have an "off-site."You all know what that is. You take off a day or two from work and go to a meeting facility where, facilitated by an expensive consultant, you and your co-workers figure out what it is you are supposed to be doing.I know.  You are asking: Do we have to?  Hey, it's an opportunity to clear our minds and think Big Ideas.The first thing to do at an off-site is to develop a Vision Statement.  That's a blue-sky definition of what your organization does, a statement of its values.  It is not a nuts-and-bolts thing about what you are going to do next week.  For instance, if President Reagan had ever gone on an off-site, he would probably have created a Vision Statement something like this:I will lead America towards that shining city on a hill, because...(Read Full Article)