No one political operative, no matter how powerful, brilliant, or stupid, can destroy a political party. The elected Republicans who where in power when they caused or failed to respond correctly to our country’s most serious disasters are the people who destroyed the party.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday he was ready to step down if his ruling party, in power since 2002, failed to win key local elections later this month. "I am ready to quit politics unless my party emerges ... Read Post
Ezra Klein thinks so at least: [Y]es, this election matters more than most. It matters more politically because the party in power will probably see its agenda affirmed by a cyclical recovery. But it matters more to actual people be... Read Post