The problem for the pubbies is not that they are unprincipled, craven cowards, but that they majority of the Amerikan electorate has a conniption fit at the thought of the money spiggot being turned down. that is why the only hope is for USA 2.0. Version 1.0 is toast.
And save me the bovine scatology about being a defeatist. I only know what I see.
Too bad the Gelded Old Party won’t go down swinging.
You have defined the evolution of a new political party depending on how long the Constitution holds out.