Paul Waldman, writing on the American Prospect site today:
Conservatives are the people who degrade government to the point that it cannot effectively maintain our roads and bridges. Conservatives are the people who turn over our defense budget to corrupt contractors who steal the money that ought to go to our troops. Conservatives are the people who won’t let poor kids have health insurance.
Hot tooting! Waldman’s right: people need to know why our infrastructure is in such disrepair; it’s important to explain why it’s important to have health insurance, and that conservatives aren’t going to do anything to improve the situation.
Read the whole thing.