Despite fighting setbacks, a doomed GOP still a distant dream


"... a cause on foot Lives so in hope as in an early spring We see the appearing buds, which to prove fruit Hope gives not so much warrant, as despair That frosts will bite them." -William Shakespeare, from Henry IV, Part 2, Act I, scene 3 Sometimes it feels like the news cycle poisons… Continue reading Despite fighting setbacks, a doomed GOP still a distant dream

Rumors of a Democratic rift are greatly exaggerated


"By definition, massive trade deals like the TPP override domestic laws written, debated, and passed by Congress. If fast-track passes, Congress will have given up its power to strip out any backroom arrangements and special favors... "We will have also given up our right to strip out whatever other special favors industry can bury in… Continue reading Rumors of a Democratic rift are greatly exaggerated