“I’m sure that they probably said that about Thomas Jefferson and George Washington and Benjamin Franklin,” she said. “And truly, when you look at the Constitution and our founding fathers and their writings, the things that made this country great, you might draw those conclusions: That they were conservative. They were fiscally conservative and socially conservative.”
Seriously, she's holding up the commander of the Revolutionary War as a paean to conservatism? This is the guy who challenged of the mightiest empire and government of the time. That's not conservative, ma'am, socially or fiscally speaking.