John Maenpaa

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GOP Nihilism Fully Revealed in Current Paralysis

http://www.alternet.org/news-amp-politics/gop-nihilism-revealed?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

By their refusal to even consider President Obama's latest proposal, Republicans show they can't even help their ever-narrowing constituency.

There was a time, about two summers ago, when Republicans in Congress opposed the president for a reason. The reason wasn’t exactly an honorable or stirring one, but at least it had a logic to it. The thinking,  reportedly articulated by Paul Ryan among others, went a little something like this: Any grand bargain, no matter how tilted to the right wing, would only help Obama win reelection. But all-out intransigence, when paired with a weak economy and looming debt, would make Obama look ineffectual, weak, and in over his head. And that was the way back to 1600 Penn...

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#union #iww #occupy #ows #p2 #p21 #tlot #tcot #TeaParty

GOP Nihilism Fully Revealed in Current Paralysis

http://www.alternet.org/news-amp-politics/gop-nihilism-revealed?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

By their refusal to even consider President Obama's latest proposal, Republicans show they can't even help their ever-narrowing constituency.

There was a time, about two summers ago, when Republicans in Congress opposed the president for a reason. The reason wasn’t exactly an honorable or stirring one, but at least it had a logic to it. The thinking, reportedly articulated by Paul Ryan among others, went a little something like this: Any grand bargain, no matter how tilted to the right wing, would only help Obama win reelection. But all-out intransigence, when paired with a weak economy and looming debt, would make Obama look ineffectual, weak, and in over his head. And that was the way back to 1600 Penn...

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