I'm being politically correct today and using the term "religious supremecists" for those I have heretofore called "theocrats." Frankly, I'm not inclined to be shy about using the term "theocracy" but theocrats don't seem to be offended as much by being labeled "religious supremecists."
Whatever you call them, a couple Religious News Service reporters have published a revealing article about the reaction of the "Religious Right" to the filibuster compromise in the Senate. John McCain is squarely in their cross-hairs.
Battle lines have clearly been drawn in the battle for the soul of the Republican Party. Democracy may hang in the balance.