Originally Posted by smohr33
According to former editor Bill Emmott, "the Economist's philosophy has always been liberal, not conservative."
This is almost as suprising as a Romney endorsment from Fox News.
as someone who reads The Economist weekly, I would not classify them as either...
They are in support of free markets, science, and personal freedoms...
It's just too bad that our current President does not support free markets...However, Gov Romney is seen as someone not supporting science or personal freedoms and this contributed to their decision I believe