Rick Perlstein writes for the Nation on how the GOP is losing “super-smart, motivated, talented up-and-comer”s to the Democratic Party. LUGs (Libertarian Until Graduation) and MRUGs (Moderate Republican Until Graduation) just can’t take it any more.
- Noam Chomsky: Obama would be a ‘moderate Republican’ several decades ago (rawstory.com)
- Viewpoints: GOP’s problems arrived in California first (sacbee.com)
- Invisible Moderates (dish.andrewsullivan.com)