|It's a Full Moon in Washington|
The poll a new Associated Press-GfK poll finds the tea party has lost support, Republican House Speaker John Boehner is increasingly unpopular and people are warming to the idea of not just cutting spending but also raising taxes – anathema to the GOP – just as both parties prepare for another struggle with deficit reduction. The poll finds more people are down on their own member of Congress, not just the institution, an unusual finding in surveys and one bound to make incumbents particularly nervous. In interviews, some people said the debt standoff itself, which caused a crisis of confidence to ripple through world markets, made them wonder whether lawmakers are able to govern at all.
Did we really need a poll to tell us this? Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moon light? If you voted Republican you have. But, you thought it was Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemane and he passed out Jesus Juice.
Much about the next election hinges on independent voters (the dumbest and least informed), the ever-growing group fiercely wooed by campaigns for years. These respondents, the poll found, were the least forgiving toward incumbents and shifted substantially toward the need to raise taxes as part of the deficit and debt solution. They shift like the moon. *Poof, no new taxes. *Poof raise taxes. They don't know what they want or can find their own butts on a map.
My solution to the politician problem is term limits. Instead of amending the Cosntituti
That way, if the person wants to run again - they simply have to sit out for one term and then they can run again in six or two years respective
AND no golden health Read More... care coverage. No cadillac pension plans. No lobbyist jobs EVER.I wonder how many of these current Congress Critters would actually agree to that? All Tea Party people should be delighted to push this through - but the proof is in the 3-corner hat pudding. TP'ers hate all government critters unless it is THEIR government critter, then they love him/her.
This is what happens when you have one side that doesn't believe in reality or math or government running Congress. The economy, the enviroment
No where else in life do people get chosen to run something that they hate or don't believe in. Having Republican
Here is some advice for the future: Never vote Anti-Goven
Just wake me up when the world is burning...AKA everything going to hell. Morpheus please pass out the red pills.