Chuck Spinney: Mike Lofgren and Bill Moyers on US Political Dysfunctionality

Corruption, Government, Politics
Chuck Spinney

Mike Lofgren on Dysfunction in Our Political Parties

August 31, 2012

Bill talks with Mike Lofgren, a long-time Republican who describes the modern dysfunction of both the Republican and Democratic parties. In Lofgren’s view, Republicans have become overly obsessed with obstructing President Obama, and the Democrats suffer from political complacency. Lofgren’s new book is The Party is Over: How Republicans Went Crazy, Democrats Became Useless, and the Middle Class Got Shafted.

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