Politico reports on the personal and professional woes of career bureaucrats—conditioned as they are to believe that their expertise and prejudices should, by right, govern the rest of us—now discovering that the voters and their political choices actually matter. This is very distressing, disorienting, and depressing for them. It’s not how things are supposed to work for the permanent governing class. This is not what they signed up for or how they imagined their lives would be. In fact, it’s just no fun to be a Washington elite anymore. Boo-freaking-hoo.
Outraged Federal Employees Shocked to Discover Elections Matter
Sane observers see impeachment as a travesty without either moral or legal grounds to justify removing an elected president 13 months before the 2020 election. But sanity means nothing these days, given the hatred of Trump, the volatility of the electorate, and the furious bias of the media.