By Thomas Paine‚Äôs definition, there is nothing so vicious as the majority of Republican lawmakers.
The headline of a story published in Politico on November 3 declares, ‚ÄúGOP moderates vow to speak louder.‚ÄĚ
Republican moderates are ‚Äúfed up,‚ÄĚ according to the story, with plummeting public approval numbers, which they attribute to the ‚Äúill-fated‚ÄĚ efforts of Senators Ted Cruz, Mike Lee, and others to defund ObamaCare, a push that resulted in a so-called government shutdown last month.
‚ÄúTed Cruz cost the economy $24 billion‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúTed Cruz forced the Republican Party to its lowest levels ever and in that period, made ObamaCare more popular,‚ÄĚ Representative Peter King (R-N.Y.), shown on right, charged, as reported by Politico. ...