Originally Posted by Sherlock
No, it IS hypocritical and it is not being patriotic. There is nothing patriotic about the all or nothing obstructionism the Republicans are engaging in.
From your perspective, that is. From the perspective of those they represent, they're doing a fine, and patriotic job, and they probably don't care what you think about it.
But you probably know a little about hypocrisy, after all there are some areas you'd like no give and all take, I'm sure. <ahem> Roe v.Wade <<cough, cough>> labor unions <ahem>