Another article in the Guardian asks the following question:
Did Republicans deliberately crash the US economy?
Be it ideology or stratagem, the GOP has blocked pro-growth policy and backed job-killing austerity – all while blaming Obama
You can decide for yourself. But, Republican politicians are all wealthy and have well-paying jobs with lavish benefits. They want to return to power, so they can improve the lot of the country’s wealthiest citizens. What do they care if they destroy the livelihoods of the less-fortunate along the way?
Prior to writing novels, the author enjoyed a multifaceted career: from decorated combat aviator to advertising professional to global communications director of a major consumer brand. He has traveled the world and met sports, film and television stars, political leaders, and royalty. He graduated from Middlebury College, is married, lives in Germany, and has two grown children.