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Republican Voter Disconnect

June 12, 2014


My mind is reeling when I read or hear congressional Republican candidates and officeholders say we “couldn’t fathom” the nation’s deficit. It is stunning because the voters of that party actually voted for the candidates and policies that produced the explosion of the deficit. The voters embraced the voodo economics of Ronald Reagan? Check. And […]


February 11, 2012


WHO’S IN CHARGE OF GOP? TEA PARTY PROBLEMS The Tea Party and its conservative pundit cheerleaders are in charge of the Republican primary free-for-all. They’re the reason why Mitt Romney flip-flopped from moderate to conservative, and why he’s trying to distance himself from previous positions on national health care, abortion and climate change. Romney’s loss […]