Never Trump Republicans come in for a lot of grief and often rightly so. But at least they’re not JD Vance. He’s the Yale graduate looking to start a political career whose 2016 memoir Hillbilly Elegy presented him as a voice for the forgotten culturally conservative culture of rural America who actually came from that world as opposed to Queens. An authentic intellectual from ‘real America’ who eschewed the hyperpartisanship of the times. Alas, it turned out that Trump was a political meal ticket after all. And now he’s deleting his old tweets asking God’s forgiveness for Trump to start running as the new MAGA senator from Ohio.
|October 25, 2021 2:53 p.m.
There are a host of supply chain, inflation and “labor shortage” issues that for the moment are a political headache…
|October 25, 2021 10:46 a.m.
TPM Alum Hunter Walker has a big scoop in Rolling Stone about the January 6th insurrection and the congressional investigation…
|October 22, 2021 8:57 a.m.
My colleague Nicole Lafond already discussed this in the post immediately below this one. But it’s so bizarre I simply…