The Last Laugh

Jeff Bone jbone at deepfile.com
Mon Apr 21 00:58:55 PDT 2003


On Sunday, Apr 20, 2003, at 23:22 US/Central, James Rogers wrote:

>
> I don't think this follows.  The Democrats need a wholesale change in
> leadership.

Yes, and here is the REAL reason the Republicans got frothy and rabid 
about Clinton, while the traditional Dems mostly stood back and let 
them do it:  Bill Clinton represented exactly the above, leading a 
moderate "New Democrat" charge from the Democratic Leadership Council.  
Check out:

	http://www.ndol.org/

There's something particularly telling in how riled up the GOP got, 
considering that Clinton accomplished a lot of what these guys had been 
selling for years:  balanced budget, welfare reform, decreased size of 
gov't, etc.

jb



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