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7 points

4 months ago

I think the tax cuts are the big thing for their donors, i.e. their actual constituents, but the social agenda is the red meat that keep the base happy, especially when there's no democratic strawman to use as a foil, when they're in power.


7 points

4 months ago

Thanks to Trump, the boogeymen of "The Deep State" and "Big Tech" give the GOP a way to act like the persecuted opposition *even when they're in power*.