By James Carville
Every 4 years american citizens carry a presidential election. an individual wins and a person loses. that is lifestyles. yet 2008 was once an anomaly. The election of President Barack Obama is ready anything some distance greater than 4 or maybe 8 years within the White residence. due to the fact 2004, americans were witnessing and collaborating within the emergence of a Democratic majority that would final now not 4 yet 40 years.
To comprehend the emergence of a long-lasting Democratic majority we will first need to spend a couple of moments reviewing the profound and incessant incompetence of the Bush management -- and the pursuant cave in of the Republican celebration. that suggests on reflection on the failure of Republican rules -- together with a wholesale rejection of the parable of conservative superiority at the economic system -- and protecting our noses lengthy sufficient to survey the gallery of really repellent scoundrels, scandals, and screwups that the Republican get together has been liable for over the past 8 years.
After finishing the unpl...
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As the years pass, the evidence keeps piling up. Americans now have overwhelming, incontrovertible proof that Florida was stolen, and it’s just one part of the body of evidence that proves Republicans are corrupt. JUSTICE DEPARTMENT Two dispositive words for you on the topic of Republican corruption, dear reader: Justice Department. To my great joy, one of the first post-election headlines questioned whether Obama would be investigating Alberto Gonzales and the Justice Department. 21 That bodes well.
Republicans better get a better policy on prescription drugs and quickly: they’re going to need a lot more Prozac. The Republican brand is the worst political party brand in history. They’re just pathetic at this point. The demographic foundations of the Republican Party are crumbling, and they’re being held accountable, very rightly so, for having started a massively expensive and disastrous war and creating an economic catastrophe. Young voters. White men. Unmarried voters. Latinos. Party identification and the Republican brand.
I’m well acquainted with line-crossing. But, you know, to me, crossing the line is making an off-color joke in mixed company or maybe sticking your foot in your mouth on television. S. Constitution is less “crossing” the line than trampling it. ”24 That’s something you’d only hear in the Bush administration. Goodling’s resignation was just the beginning. The more layers you peeled away, the clearer it was how deeply rooted corruption and cronyism were in the DOJ under Bush. 25 Now, in 2008, we find that, unsurprising, officials have done their best to pack the DOJ with Bush ideologues.
40 More Years. How the Democrats Will Rule the Next Generation by James Carville