Search for the deep state

If the United States is indeed a deep state, "a hybrid association of elements of government and parts of top-level finance and industry that is effectively able to govern the United States without reference to the consent of the governed as expressed through the formal political process," as the author of the term described it, surely one of its centers of power must be Washington, D.C. On a trip to the nation’s capital last week, I was on the lookout for signs of it.

I figured it must exist somewhere. Why else would Fox News host Sean . . .


This page can be viewed only by subscribers.

Have an e-subscription or Hudson Valley One Premium membership? Log in

Advertisement

Not yet a subscriber? Sign up here.