Rick Santorum Runs as Reliable Conservative

MANCHESTER, IA - AUGUST 09:  Rick Santorum, fo...
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Rick Santorum has never been shy about picking fights, even with fellow Republicans.
Just
two months after arriving in the Senate in 1995 as Pennsylvania’s
junior senator, an upstart Santorum and some other conservative senators
tried to strip Oregon Republican Sen. Mark Hatfield of his powerful
Appropriations Committee chairmanship because of Hatfield’s deciding
vote to oppose a balanced-budget amendment to the Constitution.

Boston.com

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