A wave of critics, though, has been denouncing it as anti-democratic and regressive.
His regressive tax-cut policy, after all, was geared toward wealthier people or people married with families.
Today, California may worship at the altar of science, but increasingly in the most regressive, hysterical, and reactionary way.
regressive re·gres·sive (rĭ-grěs'ĭv)
Having a tendency to return or to revert.
Characterized by regression.