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Trump plans to hit Democrats on 'socialism' but faces own vulnerabilities

Mar 25, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

President Trump and his aides plan to spend the coming months drawing a sharp contrast between his economic platform and "socialism," hoping to preemptively taint the health care, environmental, and education agenda pushed by Democrats in Congress and Capitol Hill before the 2020 election.

One of his goals is to pull independent voters away from Democrats, attempting to paint his opponents as too extreme, according to advisers.

But some Democrats say they will argue that the "sociali...