12.27.2009

Ruh-roh Remocrats

From National Review:
And the wind is changing. The problem is this: The Democrats over-read the mandate in the election of '08. They assumed it was for great change of American social policy and making America into a kind of European social democracy — radical changes in health care, energy, and in education.

That was not what happened in '08. It was rejection of the Bush administration, a weariness of war, and the rejection of an administration at a time of economic collapse. It was nothing more. They [the Democrats] overreached. They have tried to push a centrist country to the left, and [therefore] they're going to lose a lot of seats in the November election.

2 comments:

Sic Ibid said...

These writers for national news/issues magazines have a way of saying things more moderately and reasonably than I do, for one.

reddog said...

I think you're right. It'll be a long time before Republicans control anything again though.

Political gridlock. That doesn't sound so bad.

Exodus! Movement of Jah people!

 Joe Rogan is yet another multimillionaire fleeing California’s insanity. Who’s going to be left to pay the bills?