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The GOP Civil War, Revisited

To my knowledge, this blog originated the meme that the GOP was going to enter into a civil war (in the current context)–my original blog posting on this issue, The GOP Civil War–Coming Soon to an Election Near You, is dated … Continue reading

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A Response to Rich Lowry

Rich Lowry thinks that it is unlikely that NY-23 heralds a broader GOP civil war, and that folks like me are just a little bit overexcited. Perhaps. Maybe I am a little overwrought. On the other hand, most people who … Continue reading

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NY 23: The First Salvo of the GOP Civil War

In case anyone has been in political hibernation these past few days, a brouhaha has developed over the GOP’s anointed candidate to run in a special by-election for New York’s 23rd Congressional District on November 3. For a bit of … Continue reading

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The GOP Civil War–Coming Soon to an Election Near You

All rhetoric aside, there was a time when the Republican Party had a large liberal wing. Anyone who can remember that far back will recall the Rockefeller Republicans. These were Republicans who held out New York governor Nelson Rockefeller as … Continue reading

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