Some people hate Donald Trump. I don’t. He’s just a wanker. Donald Trump is president because of what I call toxic centrism, a nihilistic and cynical reflex in establishment media and elsewhere to blame everything on “both sides” while not giving a fuck about the effects that policies have on people’s lives. When you’re voting today, remember that after we’re done running up the score against Dolt 45, we’re still going to have to deal with these clowns:
Founded in 2013 as an offshoot of the nonpartisan group No Labels, the Problem Solvers Caucus has touted itself as the cure to a polarized Washington.
The Problem Solvers group kicked off on the Hill with a series of meetings between members of Congress and outside experts, including David Brooks…[….]
The caucus’s Republican members have on average voted in line with the White House’s position 93 percent of the time, according to calculations based on FiveThirtyEight’s vote tracker, with at least nine Republicans in the group doing so more than 95 percent of the time.