Saturday, August 4, 2012

"Rube Bait"

The money quote from an interview with Mike Lofgren, author of "The Party Is Over"
The primary purpose of the GOP these days is to provide tax breaks and other financial advantages (such as not regulating pollution and other socially costly externalities) to their wealthy donor base. All the rest of their platform, all the culture wars stuff, is simply rube bait.

Read the whole thing.