Richard Mourdock, the guy who defeated Lugar, makes the point about Conservatives needing to talk more, and he meant talk with people who don’t agree with us.
Mourdock took pride in the name-calling, saying that our nation is at a moment of great significance. The two parties see solutions to our nation’s problems from two differing points of views, and we must make government less consequential in the day-to-day lives of all Americans.
Mourdock Addresses CPAC Chicago, Encourages Vocal GOP Voters
Furthermore, Mourdock expressed frustration with Republicans who may vote with their conscience, but shy away from explaining and defending their votes and their principles. He called upon conservatives to face unfriendly faces, and defend American principles