Why, Fuzzy? Because they're all socialists, just like their Man in the White House, Obama.
They like his stuff. And they are as corrupt as he is and think nothing of using their power of the pen to lie and distort and ignore the truth or to defile the opposition to get him reelected.
They think this is their golden opportunity to get the Bolshevik Revolution right.
The USSR blew it but This Time, we'll get it right.