Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 August 2018

328 Pages | 35 black and white line drawings

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190870751

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Reactionary Republicanism

How the Tea Party in the House Paved the Way for Trump's Victory

Bryan T. Gervais and Irwin L. Morris

  • Argues that we have misunderstood the scope and complexity of the Tea Party in Congress
  • Compares the Tea Party in Congress to others in the Republican caucus on a broad range of fiscal policy issues
  • Connects the subgroup of constituents who were energized by a dystopic "digital homestyle" to the core of the Trump voters

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