Expect cronyism and undying loyalty from people they appoint to high government positions, that is. Bob Dole's scathing email to Scott McClellan reads, in part:
This is reminiscent of something Democrat Leon Panetta told the New York Times last month regarding once loyal Clintonites who switched their support from Hillary to Obama.
Megan McArdle makes exactly the right retort. She is responding to the Dole email, but the thoughts are bipartisan.