'The Crisis at Which We Are Arrived'
Don't fear the Tea Parties.
Jul 19, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 41 • By WILLIAM KRISTOL
So fear not the Tea Parties. Be open to fundamental reforms. Belt-tightening and program-trimming, more transparency and greater efficiency, are not enough. The danger for Republicans isn’t that they will address the current crisis too boldly. It’s that they won’t be bold enough.