Rule and ruin : the downfall of moderation and the destruction of the Republican Party, from Eisenhower to the Tea Party / Geoffrey Kabaservice.

As the 2012 elections approach, the Republican Party is rocketing rightward away from the center of public opinion. Republicans in Congress threaten to shut down the government and force a U.S. debt default. Tea Party activists mount primary challenges against Republican officeholders who appear to...

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Main Author: Kabaservice, Geoffrey M.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Series:Oxford studies in postwar American political development.
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