Tag: Republican Party
Robert Reich: The Huckster PopulistJuly 2016
Trump's politics is smart but it's a hoax.
Rick Perlstein: The New Holy Grail of Republican PrimariesJuly 2015
The penumbras and emanations of Citizens United are changing the Republican campaign game.
Lou Dubose: The Politics of Faith and FearJuly 2015
"These people are, in a word, afraid. And their candidates have mastered the exploitation of their fears."
John Stoehr: Giving the “Gays, Guns, and God” Bloc Reason to Stay Home in 2016April 2015
What happens when the Republican establishment isn't against gay marriage anymore?
Lou Dubose: Genuflecting On The Campaign TrailAugust 2014
When Republican hopefuls court the Christian Right.
David Morris: Republicans Wreck Their Own Principles on HighwaysAugust 2014
It's fine to slash Medicare, mail delivery, and student aid, just don't make drivers pay for roads.
Robert Reich: Republican Crazy Talk About the Debt CeilingOctober 2013
A crazy person with a bomb is much scarier than someone holding a bomb who looks and acts reasonable.
David Morris: Let Red States Opt Out of ObamacareOctober 2013
The government shutdown will have demonstrated the willingness, indeed the eagerness, of Republicans to do everything possible to stop the health care law.
Jeremiah Goulka: The Botox SolutionDecember 2012
Why the formerly Grand Old Party needs to change and won't.
Robert Reich: The Fanatical GOPAugust 2012
In its stance on everything from Medicaid to millionaires, the new Republican platform shows the growing extremism within the party.