Standards of decency

There are no ‘decent’ Republicans. There are only empowered crackpots and their cowardly enablers.

-Charlie Pierce of The Politics Blog w/ Charlie Pierce at Esquire.com, in reference to Senate Republicans blocking ratification of a UN treaty yesterday, which was intended to allow rights to the disabled.

Pierce’s reaction can be read here. To read about the issue, TPM has a concise and informative article here.

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