Bil Browning

The Self Destruction of the GOP

Filed By Bil Browning | February 13, 2012 10:17 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: GOP, Paul Krugman, Republican presidential campaigns, self-destruction

"For decades the G.O.P. has won elections by appealing to social and racial divisions, only to turn after each victory to deregulation and tax cuts for the wealthy -- a process that reached its epitome when George W. Bush won re-election by posing as America's defender against gay married terrorists, then announced that he had a mandate to privatize Social Security."

-- Paul Krugman on the self destruction of the GOP this election cycle. Well worth a read for the entire piece.


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