In the above video, Romney describes himself as a “Moderate with Progressive ideas.”
In the above video, Newt Gingrich says his favorite president was the Progressive, Liberal Democrat FDR. He also talks about a transition bigger than, if not bigger than (FDR’s) New Deal.
So what are these two men talking about? I mean “Progressive” sounds great, until you look it up.
- This article defines what is meant by the word Progressive.
- This article talks about FDR, and his impact on the Supreme Court, and the Constitution. He got things done alright…the “progressive” way.
Now you understand these two men better based on their own self descriptions.
In the above video, Obama talks about redistribution of wealth. From the article, one can see that is also a goal of the Progressives. But to better understand what Obama was referring to see this link, “The United Nations Taxing The 1%: You”.