He also appears to be one of the least ideologically driven. The Florida governor has mastered the material. When it comes to the scientific literature applicable to Covid, no other mainstream politician knows it better. Many on the dissident right mock and disdain the normie right’s celebration of liberty at the expense of other values. Whatever the merits of liberty over other values like order, though, DeSantis has delivered the former while no one in America has made much progress on the latter.
For greybeards politically conscious during the George W. Bush regime, it’s stunning to see the total embrace of the Bush and Cheney clans by the mainstream left and correspondingly encouraging to see the rejection of Bush/Cheney neoconnery by the Republican electorate.
Liz Cheney is far more popular among Democrats than she is among Republicans. The GOP’s base is running her out of the party. Good riddance. Let Democrats own military intervention in the service of global empire. As trust, competency, and currency collapse in America, allow the bipartisan political class to buckle under the weight of the problems they created.
Conservative Inc might be trying to sell its supporters on Caitlyn Jenner, but the Republicans’ grassroots isn’t buying it. Are politics in California so different from the rest of the US that Jenner has a prayer here or is the candidacy a combination of self-promotion and senility that won’t fare much better in the Golden State than it would in flyover country?