&quot;GoingRogue http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/7090/all en The GOP Is (Again!) Coming Apart, Thanks to Palin http://www.mrc.org/articles/gop-again-coming-apart-thanks-palin <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yawn. The Republican party is coming apart at the seams, once again, says Times editor Richard Stevenson: &quot;But even as conservatives exult in Mr. Obama&#039;s declining job approval ratings, the drive for ideological purity inspired by the populists of the right has left many elected Republicans nervous and concerned.&quot; </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Editor Richard Stevenson made an unusual appearance on the front page of the Sunday Week in Review with "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/22/weekinreview/22stevenson.html">Eyeing a Tiger to Ride</a>," a think-piece on how Sarah Palin fits into today's populist political climate.<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/gop-again-coming-apart-thanks-palin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch "GoingRogue "HaleyBarbour Campaign2012 liberalmediabias NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias Populism RichardStevenson SarahPalin TimesWatch Mon, 23 Nov 2009 18:34:00 +0000 admin 7213 at http://www.mrc.org