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There It Is: Enemies of Democracy

US President Donald Trump smiles at a participant during an infrastructure summit with governors and mayors as Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) looks on in Washington, DC, on June 8, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / NICHOLAS KAMM ... US President Donald Trump smiles at a participant during an infrastructure summit with governors and mayors as Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) looks on in Washington, DC, on June 8, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images) MORE LESS
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November 27, 2020 2:36 p.m.

On Wednesday I noted how critical it is that Democrats go on offense to protect democracy in this country. This is not only a critical policy imperative. It is also good politics. The critical point, as I argued, is that Democrats need to go on offense now – pushing a broad array of reforms to secure civic democracy in this country – because Republicans will certainly use this election as another excuse to impose further restrictions. And here we have one of the first of what will certainly be many examples.

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