That this is the best Mr. Klein can do lays bear the absurdity of fretting about the prospect of Senator Paul. There is just no possible way that the federal minimum wage is going to be repealed, and even if it were, states are perfectly capable of setting their own minimum wage laws, as many do.
Is young Conor always this snotty when he’s being stupid? Because he would have to be very fucking stupid to accept that argument, which implies this one:
There is just no possible way that the Hyde Amendment is going to be repealed, and even if it were, states can control what their Medicaid programs pay for, so we needn’t worry about a Senator’s position on federal funding of abortions.
Unless the Kentucky Senate campaign is the Special Olympics of politics, Rand Paul, MD, FAAO should have to answer legitimate questions about the issues, no matter what wannabe Villagers like Mr. Friedersdorf think.