Whatever happened to the tea party protesting the debt, among other things? I guess it doesn't matter when you vote in a one-party system like China.
We Americans get the government and president we deserve.
Regarding the anti-choice folks, perhaps more effort should be put into intellectually convincing women to not choose abortion as opposed to making it illegal and thereby a dangerous "choice."
Lastly, I wonder how long the "shutdown" would last if the people who support it went without pay.