The Goldendale Sentinel - Headlines & History since 1879

By Norm Luther

They're starting to cave


Following ex-President Obama’s 2008 election, a Canadian relative sent congratulations, adding, “I didn’t think the US was ready for a black president.”

Unfortunately, she was probably right. Following Obama’s election, Southern Poverty Law Center documented a big hate group spike. Beginning his presidency, Rush Limbaugh said “I hope Obama fails”, the Tea Party arose, and Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell stated the singular Republican Party priority was Obama’s 2012 defeat. Before his inauguration, Republican leadership plotted to obstruct every Obama policy, even if previously Republican-enacted (e.g., Obamacare—Mitt Romney; Immigration—Ronald Reagan)...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 09/17/2019 22:10