It’s becoming increasingly clear that the strategy Democrats are employing with this White House simply isn’t working. Trump has decided to ostensibly ignore any and all Congressional subpoenas, and his attorney general is in lock step with this obvious obstruction of justice. It’s as though Trump is daring Democrats to impeach him. So, if that’s the case, I say give him what he wants.
Sure, we’re going to fight about Nancy Pelosi, whether Bernie or Biden should run in 2020, on what the party platform should be. We will, but we can have that fight later. For now, Democrats, take a look at ALL of the midterm election results. And then DEMOCRATS, center, left and far left, give yourselves a giant “Job Well Done!”
From the start it was clear that Democrats had set their sights on the House. The field of candidates was diverse and strong, a stark contrast from previous election cycles. And, surprisingly, their messaging was disciplined. They ran on ostensibly two issues: healthcare and legislative oversight on the executive branch.
Kevin Spacey went on The Colbert Report last night and made a significant distinction between his Netflix show, House of Cards, and the actual United States congress. After Colbert questioned the possibility of a democrat making it to congress from the state of South Carolina (as the show depicts Spacey’s character), Spacey responded thusly, “Look, […]