Tag: GOP elites

The GOP despises the Trump base, and so does Trump

The GOP despises the Trump base, and so does Trump
I spent 44 years in the GOP. More than half that time, I worked in politics as a Republican in Washington, DC. I was a corporate lobbyist and a registered foreign agent. My clients were mostly Fortune 100 companies, foreign governments, and trade associations. I worked with CEOs and heads of states and their ambassadors... Read more »

Why would the fine folks in Alabama elect a pedophile and bigot?

Why would the fine folks in Alabama elect a pedophile and bigot?
There is a special election in Alabama tomorrow to fill the Senate seat vacated by Jeff Sessions when he became the Attorney General. It pits a man who has a taste for underage girls, argues in favor of rapists, has written the sole dissenting opinion in rape cases favoring a rapist. He believes a woman’s... Read more »