January 2, 2013
The End of the GOP?
Yesterday didn't see a solution to the "fiscal cliff. What we saw was an artificially manufactured crisis that ensured the administration got its way with taxes while pretending to save the American middle class it is actively destroying. Obama used the divide between "moderates" and conservatives extremely well. His divide and conquer tactics so effectively he got his way and will probably get his way on the debt limit as well. So much for political expediency. Congratulations, Mr. President. But wait. There's worse to come. What we may well have seen is the end of the Republican Party as it is presently constituted. The split that enabled Obama's victory may be permanent, as conservatives of all stripes can no longer support Republican leadership that has sold them out time and again, handing victory after victory to leftist Democrats. The split in the Republican Party now appears to be irreparable. It is hard to see how the party can hold...(Read Full Post)