“Today, however, we have no choice but to acknowledge that the core of the problem lies with the Republican Party.
… It is ideologically extreme; scornful of compromise; unmoved by conventional understanding of facts, evidence and science; and dismissive of the legitimacy of its political opposition.”
Mann & Ornstein are bigtime DC establishment centrists. Could this be a Cronkite Moment?
(Or, if there never was an actual ‘Cronkite Moment’, will this be a “Mann & Ornstein Moment” instead?)
Probably not, but one can wish.