Jon Chait has a great new piece on the historical sources, hidden motivations, and overall incoherence of the contemporary GOP's anti-tax dogma. One implicit feature of Chait's analysis is that.
Joe Barton's apology to BP (which he retracted after being told by the GOP leadership that if he didn't he would lose his committee position) indicates the extent to which.
Via Roy Edroso, Ross Douthat claims that "the GOP is now a working-class party." The linked article, as you might suspect, does little to actually substantiate the claim as it.