For the last several weeks, Glenn Beck had been growing increasingly concerned about the fact that he could not seem to secure an interview with Scott Walker, warning recently that “something is not right” with Walker or his campaign because the Wisconsin governor seemed to be intentionally avoiding appearing on any of Beck’s shows.
This morning, Walker finally appeared on Beck’s radio program for a half-hour interview and managed to easily win Beck over by responding to some hard-hitting questions such as how his family was holding up and “how is your soul?”
His soul, Walker assured Beck, was in fine shape because everything he has done, including possibly running for president, has been done “not for title, not for fame or fortune,” but rather because it has been his “calling.”
Beck was clearly quite taken with Walker and thanked him for appearing on his radio program, urging him be the leader that all of the hard-working Americans who listen to Beck’s show so desperately want. Walker, in return, thanked Beck for being a leader in the fight for liberty and declared that he looked forward to being on Beck’s show “plenty more times.”
When the interview was over, Beck could barely contain his excitement, repeatedly saying that among Walker, Ted Cruz, and Rand Paul, GOP primary voters have lots of “tremendous” candidates from which to chose and crediting his Tea Party audience for making that happen.
“It’s because of you,” Beck said. “It is because of the Tea Party. It is because of you that we have these guys … These guys are directly because of you. Don’t ever feel like you didn’t make a difference”: