I was a registered democrat many years ago but after learning many things change the error of my was long ago. The following is a link to a speech (PDF) from James Traficant House Democrat 1993. But what they did to him for daring to tell the truth is horrible
"It was the poverty caused by the bad influence of theEnglish Bankers on the Parliament which has caused in the colonies hatred of the English and...the Revolutionary War."
– Benjamin Franklin
"Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect every one who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are ruined."