I no longer trust that the Republicans represent my interests. They still hold some loyalty with their stand on firearms and religion, but even those people are coming to the realization, as I did concerning firearms, that if we continue to hold fast on those issues we will have nothing else left of ourselves before much longer.
How much farther ahead of the game would be be if we had taken that trillion dollars and put it into developing new energy independence technologies? Think of all the jobs and industries that could be born right here in the United States, putting us at the forefront of the next generation of industry.
The Republicans pissed it away in an attempt to help line the pockets of the oil industry with the last few dollars of oil left in the world.