Gregory Koger

Party Networks vs. Party Organization: the Republicans

This Politico article caught my eye last week. Its title is, “Playing to donors, GOP Groups Spill some Secrets” but, from a MoF perspective, this undersells the article. It is a great look at how, ten years after BCRA, the network of affiliated party groups is different from a formal organization like the RNC. One… Read more »

Property Rights Over Legislation? When Did that Happen?

This week Politico had a story about Joe Walsh (R-IL) violating the norms of the House of Representatives by introducing a slightly altered version of a bill by Tim Bishop (D-NY) without his consent or even the courtesy of a phone call. While I would be the last one to argue that Joe Walsh is a… Read more »