In their fight with the Tea Party, establishment Republicans imply that Tea Partiers are dogmatic purists who refuse to face the political realities of a two-party system, but it is establishment Republicans who aren't facing facts.
How would you feel if a police officer you knew for 20 years told you that if an order were issued to confiscate your guns, he wouldn’t hesitate to “kick your door in”? This was the precisely the experience Connecticut resident, Navy veteran, and former firefighter John Cinque had after commenting on his state’s 2013 violation of the Second Amendment.
A response to Washington Post blogger and Georgetown University political scientist John Sides who claims that most "conservatives" are secretly "liberals." I argue that they are secretly neoconservatives.