WaPo article misses the point of Virginia GOP unrest

An article in the Washington Post about the perceived troubles of the Republican Party of Virginia gets most of the facts right, but only scratches the surface on the truth about GOP unity.

The gist of an article by Paul Schwartzman is that there is infighting in the Virginia GOP, and that because of that the national GOP is looking at taking action.

The unavoidable subtext of Schwartzman’s piece is that this is all the fault of “tea party” and “libertarian” activists who burst onto the scene in 2012 and stole Bill Bolling’s primary away from him in favor of a convention.

That’s one way of seeing it.

Read the rest of this article HERE.



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