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Response to DanTex (Reply #15)

Thu Jan 26, 2017, 11:09 PM

31. The far left did not throw the last election to the GOP

Some voters are always far left, some are always far right, some support Libertarians, some support Vegetarians, some support Monarchists. That is part of the background noise for all national elections. Democrats don't own all Anti-Republican voters - never have and never will, but we often win elections anyway. This time we didn't. We can blame our own candidate, or we can blame the media, or we can blame the FBI, or we can blame Russia. But if you prefer blaming a segment of the electorate I would suggest working class white voters in the rust belt who voted for Obama but who lost faith in the ability of the Democratic Party to defend their interests. Alternately you could blame African American voters for not turning out for Clinton in the same record breaking numbers as they did for Obama; not that any person of sound mind should ever have expected them to exactly replicate the extent of enthusiasm that was shown for our first African American President.

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