Thom asks this question from time and it is a question we should ask regularly.
At one point Thom had an okay response -- George W. was for an AIDS program in Africa -- of course it was underfunded, etc.
But frankly, what are the Republicans for that hehlp the average American?
Water? Air? Education? Safety? Health?
I sure agree with Garrison Keilor: "If you were in a hospital on oxygen, would you want the fingers controlling the oxygen to be Republican or Democrat? I know what I would want, and it is becoming clearer to more Americans what they would want too.