As establishment Washingtonians continue to lose popularity with voters, they are becoming increasingly protestant of anyone who criticizes them. Here’s a list of establishment Republicans who have condemned or threatened conservative organizations in recent memory.
Sen. Mitch McConnell
On November 19, McConnell told donors on a conference call that he was going to punch anyone involved with the Senate Conservatives Fund in the nose. “You know how you deal with schoolyard bullies?
Last week’s polling data released by FreedomWorks indicates that
voters – especially young voters – have become far less supportive of a
powerful federal government since President Obama assumed office. The
the information is a cogent guide to messaging for Republicans looking
to win elections, but don’t expect party leaders to be very enthusiastic
about the situation.
After five years of living under President Obama’s administration,
FreedomWorks found that the young people who once voted for him no
longer supported his vision of government.