Governments are to be led by “Great Men” — like the Koch Brothers or say, Donald Trump — who know better than the little people, what is best for them. These great patriarchs of enormous wealth are the inheritors and protectors of American dominance. The average citizen is a helpless, selfish toddler and must be protected from his or her own ignorance. “So many of our Christians have what I call the goo-goo syndrome: good government. They want everybody to vote. I don’t want everybody to vote. Elections are not won by a majority of people, they never have been from the beginning of our country and they are not now. As a matter of fact, our leverage in the elections quite candidly goes up as the voting populace goes down.”
He’s a friend to child rapists and domestic batterers. He helps criminals not just evade the law, but deny the law. He has a private practice as a criminal defense attorney, you see. Nothing wrong with that, our system of laws guarantees everyone a right to a speedy and fair trial and to representation. I’m totally OK with that. Well, in Georgia the law guarantees MOST people the right to a speedy trial. But not the people victimized by David Ralston’s clients. See, Ralston helped draft a law a couple of decades ago that allowed attorneys who were also state legislators to delay court proceedings in cases they were involved in, so they could complete their legislative duties and then tend to their legal duties after the legislation session was over.