The Times never ran the letter, but the right-of-center blog Power Line did, and a conservative star was born.
Well, let's take as a test the largest city in America you might describe as right-of-center: Houston.
Not to mention he was the sole liberal on a list of conservatives, meaning the right-of-center vote was split.
Once, Murdoch and Berlusconi were friends and allies, sharing an enthusiasm for right-of-center politics.
With due respect to Dan, a smart conscientious guy, the crisis is not in the world of right-of-center polling.
Tevi Troy eschews any invidious mention of right-of-center think tanks in his critique.
Until last week, however, it seemed like these skeptics were operating on the margins of the right-of-center coalition.