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