Clarence Page: Defending a high achiever
Clarence Page, Chicago Tribune
Posted: Thursday, October 3, 2013 12:00 am
Why another shutdown? Our government has three parties these days: Democrats, Republicans and the new radical Republicans.
That “radical Republican” label has some history. The old radical Republicans were the Grand Old Party’s progressive wing. They were opposed during the Civil War and through Reconstruction by the party’s liberals and conservatives.
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