Thomas Mann, senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, and American Enterprise Institute scholar,Norman Ornstein, appeared on MSNBC’s Now with Alex Wagner.
They have a new book, It’s Even Worse Than It Looks: How The American Constitutional System Collided with the New Politics of Extremism.
The authors find that both parties have shifted closer to their respective extremes.
The GOP that has become so extreme that it is becoming unstable.
The Democratic Party has probably moved from around its own 40 yard line to its figurative 25. The Republican party is sharply behind its own goalposts now.
Rightardia has been talking about this since we started publication. The GOP has, in fact, descended into fascism, a synonym for corporatism.
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