Last Summer, liberal pundits were looking forward to “the end of the Republican party.” That Republicans were doomed, due to the inexplicable nomination of Donald Trump and his inevitable defeat, was the expectation even of many Republicans up until election day.
But the day after the election, everything had reversed. The Republicans have the presidency, the House, the Senate, and a Supreme Court pick. Also 33 governors (picking up three yesterday) and 67 state legislatures.
Now it’s the Democrats that are “in crisis.”
Now I do think both parties have some soul-searching to do. Some thoughts after the jump. [Read more…]