Calling someone a lying fear monger is rude, so let’s say Marc Theissen is simply parroting the GOP for whom fear and dishonesty remain their perennial plan-A. In his opinion, Theissen believes you should be afraid of Democrats controlling all three branches, thus ushering in a “one-party system” even though there have been many such situations in the past without catastrophe.
Theissen mostly wants you to be afraid of losing the filibuster, which after decades of discussion on both sides still remains solidly in place. He wants you to be afraid of the “tyranny of the majority,” apparently favoring our current tyranny of the minority.
Further, Theissen is lying to his readers when he says Democrats have thwarted Trump’s plans; the courts have prevented Trump’s plans, deeming them unconstitutional at every turn. No filibuster, just rule of law.
Theissen also wants you to be afraid of “populous blue states gaining more representation.” Does he favor U.S. citizens not…