"The GOP is not intolerant..."
-- David Brooks, August 4, 2000
"We seem to be entering a period of competent conservatism and reactionary liberalism."
-- David Brooks, January 15, 2001
"President Bush has broken the libertarian grip on the GOP."
Now:-- David Brooks, February 11, 2002
"If this were still the same old Republican Party of Reagan, then things would be fine. But the corporate wing is much weaker and the populist wing is much stronger. The struggle within the party for control is now playing out as a struggle over immigration policy."* Thanks, Jack.
-- David Brooks, May 8, 2013*