Paul Krugman: Climate-change economics improve
Paul Krugman, New York Times
Posted: Friday, February 1, 2013 12:00 am
Republicans have a problem. For years they could shout down any attempt to point out the extent to which their policies favored the elite over the poor and the middle class; all they had to do was yell “Class warfare!” and Democrats scurried away.
In the 2012 election, however, that didn’t work: The picture of the GOP as the party of sneering plutocrats stuck, even as Democrats became more openly populist than they have been in decades.
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