Good Riddance to the Buckley Rule

By Ben Domenech - February 14, 2013

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Neal Freeman has a piece of interest on The Buckley Rule, concerning its original meaning and the difference it made. "Bill Buckley was careful with words. If he had opted on that June day for the words “rightwardmost electable candidate,” we would all have recognized it as a victory for Team Rockefeller. And life might look very different today. If there had been no Goldwater,...

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