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Teflon Don confounds Democrats
Politico, by EDWARD-ISAAC DOVERE

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Posted By:Drive, 9/13/2017 11:45:30 AM

Democrats tried attacking Donald Trump as unfit for the presidency. They’ve made the case that he’s ineffective, pointing to his failure to sign a single major piece of legislation into law after eight months in the job. They’ve argued that Trump is using the presidency to enrich himself and that his campaign was in cahoots with Russia. None of it is working. Data from a range of focus groups and internal polls in swing states paint a difficult picture for the Democratic Party heading into the 2018 midterms and 2020 presidential election. It suggests that Democrats are naive if they believe

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: dman, 9/13/2017 12:20:26 PM     (No. 11382168)

For the "upteenth" time: it is not about DJT or any other individual - it is about WTP and our country.

Capisce?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 9/13/2017 12:26:41 PM     (No. 11382172)

The gist of the problem for the ´Rats is how do we cobble together a convincing lie that will turn voters against the president? Two major hurricanes couldn´t do it, so they´re grasping at straws now.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: god of irony, 9/13/2017 12:51:36 PM     (No. 11382188)

If Ryan and McConnell had any self awareness they would be embarrassed that they drove the Republican president into the arms of the democrats.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: terrywhite, 9/13/2017 1:34:08 PM     (No. 11382242)

If Donald Trump is unfit for office as the Democrats claim, why would they be willing to work with him? Wouldn´t they be aiding someone who´s not up to the job?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JimBob, 9/13/2017 2:20:31 PM     (No. 11382322)

The trouble for the media is that they have convinced most of the people that they, the media, will tell whatever LIE suits their purpose at the moment. As a result, the media can say what they want, and people hear it and reject it out of hand. It´s call a complete loss of credibility.


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Reply 6 - Posted by: Immanuel Goldstein, 9/13/2017 3:16:06 PM     (No. 11382370)

The REAL problem for the Democrats is that the 2016 election virtually destroyed the Democratic party as a national organization. They have no message that will resonate with the voters, nor will it as the economy rebounds from Obama´s ruinous regulatory policies. The issue is jobs and the economy. Nothing that the Democrats can say or do will change that fact. If people feel in 2018 that things are getting better for them, there is no way that the Dems can recover

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