Talk about a tough week for the state's political elite. First, Jon Costas went down after being endorsed by Governor Daniels. Then, this past Saturday, Rep. Matt Bell lost his bid to replace retiring Sen. Bob Meeks on the ballot to his colleague Rep. Marlin Stutzman. Bell was endorsed by Sen. Meeks and supported by Senate President David Long.
I am still concerned that we aren't stepping up like the Ron Paul and Barack Obama teams of internet denizens and creating massive grass roots organizations. We as Republicans have a lot to accomplish if we want to continue growing this state and nation on principles of small government and freedom.