"The new fashionable word for Republicans is 'pragmatism,'" says TIME Washington correspondent Jay Branegan. "Armey may not be telegenic like Largent, but as a fiscal conservative -- which is the only thing that unites the Republicans these days -- he has crossover appeal to the swing voters." The newest face among the new GOP elite was J. C. Watts, who handily won John Boehner's No. 4 job. Looks like the moralists, the diversity hawks and the football fans will all have to share him.