No Connection: Obama's Tax Deal and the Lame Duck Congress's Victory Week
Is Ameripolitics really about the people anymore or is it about personal political vendettas? Without answering that question, you'll always have parties like the GOP acting holier-than-thou and disconnected from Joe Public, while Dems will always have to rally for their honor, not necessarily due to convictions they possess.
The said bills might have passed but it begs key questions, not least what parties and politicians truly stand for? Is legislation pro-people or pro-partisan interests?