Don’t Be Fooled: Republicans Set to Run on ‘Empathy’ as The Party of Workers

Don’t Be Fooled: Republicans Set to Run on ‘Empathy’ as The Party of Workers

Republicans have great faith that the American public can’t tell the difference between a candidate who grew up middle class but stands for policies that will hurt the middle class and a candidate who has a lot of money but a platform that helps the working and middle classes. Republicans put a lot of store in “story” or rhetoric, over policy. They have to, because they can’t afford to discuss their policies openly.