GOP Lost Its Way
This article tells of much. Here's an example Ol' BC has spoken of many many times.
In 1987, President Ronald Reagan vetoed a highway bill because it had 152
earmarks. In 2005, President Bush signed a transportation bill with 6,371
No wonder Bush became the biggest spending president of all time. Between that and the power grabs, it's no wonder the Donks gained control. The media did play a role with their misrepresentation of the Iraq situation. But, the GOP played a bigger role with their disregard of the principles that got them there.
Just a thought.