The Party Is Over: How Republicans Went Crazy, Democrats Became Useless, and the Middle Class Got Shafted

The Party Is Over: How Republicans Went Crazy, Democrats Became Useless, and the Middle Class Got Shafted

Mike Lofgren


The New York Times–bestselling manifesto approximately America’s damaged political method and the way it bought that way

Look out for The Deep State coming from Viking on January five, 2016

Mike Lofgren used to be a proud Republican. whilst he got here to Washington within the early Eighties, the get together used to be managed by means of what used to be in most cases a rational workforce of individuals with a easy take hold of of economics and international coverage. So what occurred in view that then? How did the occasion of Lincoln develop into the get together of lunatics? After a few thirty years in Congress, Lofgren, exasperated via the circus of the debt-ceiling debate, stepped down from his place at the Senate finances Committee in disgust in 2011.

Written via a refreshingly skeptical insider, The celebration Is Over is an electrifying manifesto for the becoming variety of americans who're appalled by way of our flesh pressers and bored stiff with their pandering to company pursuits. Wry, trenchant, and hugely persuasive, Lofgren deals transparent feedback for a way to wreck throughout the gridlock and opposite political disorder in Washington.

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