Before there was Rand Paul, there was Robert Taft: a prominent Republican senator who spoke out against excessive federal spending, a growing welfare state, military adventurism overseas, and the erosion of civil liberties at home. Unlike Paul, Taft was the son of a president. But the younger Taft, despite thrice seeking the GOP presidential nomination, [...]
Howard Dean’s alleged fiscal conservatism is overstated. Not since Walter Mondale has a presidential candidate tried to win office by proposing an across-the-board tax increase.
Bill Pryor is damned if he does and damned if he doesn’t. As if the scorn of Senate Democrats wasn’t enough, no he has Alabama Christians against him, too.
Source: AFF Doublethink Online | Joseph Hammond
Source: AFF Doublethink Online | Emma Elliott Freire