When you undertake effort in response to some new information, that’s reactive labor.
At some point, surely thinking about politics becomes a detriment. It hurts your head.
The choice for Senate Republicans is two or more years of sitting on their hands or getting to work with Democrats.
The concept of wokeness deserves to be recognized for its generality, and not simply used as another moral panic by conservatives.
Republicans are faced with a choice on infrastructure: negotiate a bipartisan bill or take responsibility for whatever Democrats pass without them.