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