Category Archives: Republicans

When the Republican Party Began To Go Wrong

Republicans embraced the political knife-fighting tactics of Newt Gingrich in the 1990’s and light-as-air political figures like Sarah Palin in the 2000’s. Many Republicans – including self-proclaimed “constitutional conservatives” – began to speak of compromise as a synonym for capitulation, … Continue reading

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Republicans Doing a Fine Job

Other than telling us how to live, think, marry, pray, vote, invest, educate our children, and, now, die, I think the Republicans have done a fine job of getting government out of our personal lives. Editorial page, Portland Oregonian, June … Continue reading

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