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Democrats lack a game changer

Democrats lack a game changer

Our view: Democrats can’t upstage President Trump with a ‘Better Deal,’ but that’s not necessarily what Americans want or need right now

Since Hillary Clinton’s loss last November, Democrats have been unified mostly by one thing — resisting Donald Trump. As unpopular as the nation’s 45th president may be (the latest Gallup polls puts his average approval rating at 38.8 percent in the second quarter, the lowest of any U.S. president in history), the post-Barack Obama party has been hampered by the lack of a standard bearer and a clearly articulated and popular platform. Just ask the Republicans. Just being the “Party of No” may rally your base, but it doesn’t win...

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