Monday, June 14, 2021

What Does Sinema Want?

Or, really, any of the "moderate" Democrats causing problems. Not just now, but going back into the past. Some exceptions, but generally what they want is "do less, ideally do nothing." That's essentially their starting negotiating position.

The incentives in our system are so messed up that we elect a bunch of people who don't want to do anything, and they're generally portrayed to be the wise and sensible ones.