It has been widely reported in recent days that Karl Rove’s various PACs are receiving significantly less money in the form of private donations than they had in past years. In 2012, Rove’s organizations collected an aggregate total of roughly $325 million. In 2013, that number dropped to $6.1 million.
While this may be cause for celebration within the Tea Party Movement, in order to capitalize on the situation properly, we need to analyze the reasons behind it. We need to comprehend what has happened and is happening within the GOP and attempt to extrapolate a likely, rational future road map for the Party.