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What Democrats should want

Nov 06, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

Ed Rogers asked a good question yesterday: "What do the Democrats want?" More specifically: What do Democrats want if they win back power?

I've wondered and written about the same question during the last few months, worrying about the lack of a Democratic economic message and the danger of symbolic, but futile, attempts like impeaching Trump or abolishing ICE. I have no problem with votes or actions if they have a good chance of being both politically symbolic and also effective. For exam...