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Pitts: Progressives need more than a majority

Pitts: Progressives need more than a majority

Here's what gets me about progressives.

They never seem to realize that they are the majority. Yet on issue after issue, the polling consistently shows that they are.

Abortion? Sixty-four percent of Americans support Roe v. Wade.

Guns? Sixty-seven percent want stricter laws.

Taxes? Sixty-one percent say the rich need to pay more.

Health care? Fifty-six percent want government to ensure coverage to all Americans.

But it's not just opinion polls. It's also presidential polls. Republicans have won the popular vote only once since 1992.

So liberals could have the world they say they want -- with sensible gun laws, immigration reform, universal...

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