Many of you have called and emailed the campaign asking for a defense against Mona Charen's column last Friday. Our Communications Director, Jesse Benton, has done just that and issued a letter to the editor that appeared yesterday in the National Review Online.
"To the Editor:
I read Mona Charen's column on Friday and I had to clear a few things up. Outside of the name-calling ("kook," as I'm sure you remember, was the attack word of choice used by critics of Barry Goldwater), Charen was way off base. . . "
You can read the rest of Jesse's response here.