Yeah, that was surprising. While there are many on the left who are free traders, the privatization of social security tended to be more along party lines. But it was still surprising that Chafee supported it. Because his constituents certainly didn't
"Compromise, hell! That's what has happened to us all down the line -- and that's the very cause of our woes. If freedom is right and tyranny is wrong, why should those who believe in freedom treat it as if it were a roll of bologna to be bartered a slice at a time?"
RIP Jesse Helms