The new party of Reagan
WASHINGTON — After he switched to the Republican Party in 1962, Ronald Reagan famously quipped: “I didn’t leave the Democratic Party. The party left me.”
Now, the Republican Party is doing the same thing to him -- and Democrats are happy to take Reagan back.
At Tuesday morning’s meeting of the House Democrats, Caucus Chairman John Larson rallied his colleagues for the day’s debt-limit debate by playing an audio recording of the 40th president.
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