Sam Merton Merten provides an excellent profile ofÂ DallasÂ GOPÂ honcho Jonathan Neerman in the current Observer. I know Neerman. He’s the kind of party leader who is willing to confront reality. Surveying the current state of the party, he gives Merten the best summation of its problem I’ve seen:
“We spend way too much time worrying about shit that just doesn’t matter.”
Not just worrying about.Â Spouting off about and trying toÂ win electionsÂ with.