If you want to get a case study of most of why the U.S. is in following Rome into decline, see this film. I didn’t follow Eliot Spitzer’s career closely either as Attorney-General of New York or as Governor and now I am sorry. He is intelligent, courageous, and thoughtful. He clearly cares about the welfare of middle and lower class Americans although he comes from wealth. He is scrappy and doesn’t suffer fools gladly, which led to his downfall. He is my kind of politician.
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