The truth is that without the constant vigilance currently provided by what can loosely be called the Tea Party movement, Republicans would be just as happy as Democrats to squander taxpayer money. They are only acting frugal now because they know they’re being closely watched, so keep watching.
For the rest of your lives, in fact: civic duty never ends. Just in case nobody’s ever mentioned that.
(H/T: Real Clear Politics)
Moe Lane (crosspost)