DeMint Rules Everything Around Me

DeMint Rules Everything Around Me

DeMint Rules Everything Around Me

Weigel
Reporting on Politics and Policy.
July 22 2011 4:47 PM

DeMint Rules Everything Around Me

It's hot outside. You want to go home. Fair enough. As you do, check out my weekend article about the roles of the would-be GOP kingmakers in the primaries. Here's how they prove that social issues -- as long as everybody's already gotten right on them -- aren't motivators for these voters anymore. Here's what DeMint learned from his early 2007 endorsement of Mitt Romney. (Don't endorse early, or people ignore you from there on out.)

David Weigel is a reporter for the Washington Post.