Unlike Republicans, Democrats Can Govern. But Can They Fight? | The Smirking Chimp

The Democratic Party is basically a governing party, organized around developing and implementing public policies. The Republican Party has become an attack party, organized around developing and implementing political vitriol. Democrats legislate. Republicans fulminate. In theory, politics requires both capacities – to govern, but also to fight to attain and retain power. The dysfunction today is that Republicans can’t govern and Democrats can’t fight.

Unlike Republicans, Democrats Can Govern. But Can They Fight? | The Smirking Chimp

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