Democrats and the GOP Establishment have lost control of the political process. They can’t count on the mainstream media to do their bidding because of the rise of alternative media.
There’s also the problem of conservative Republicans pushing back, not apologizing for their views, and not being able to control elections. As the Kentucky governor’s race showed, Republicans win big if they stick to issues the conservative base supports: pro-life, anti-same-sex marriage, and Tenth Amendment principles. Matt Bevin has said he will tell the EPA to “pound sound” if the agency rules against Kentucky’s coal industry.
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“The powers not given to the Federal government are the province of the States,” Bevin has said. “These cases always come down on the side of the States. Never in the history of the world, has there been such a demand for coal, and Kentucky is sitting on an abundance of it. We will tell the EPA and other unelected officials — who have no authority over Kentucky as a state — to ‘pound sand.’ They have no legal authority and all they can do is sue; and in the meantime, Kentucky will do what it wants.”
The GOP Establishment doesn’t like these trends. They like Big Government as much as Democrats. The only difference is in the beneficiaries of Big Government…
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