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Response to DemonGoddess (Reply #10)

Thu Dec 1, 2016, 12:53 PM

12. The answer is to do a better job of GOTV, including more outreach to rural Dems and...

...to not run a candidate who is so despised. Joe Biden could have won with the exact same message and strategy. In spite of the piss-poor media coverage, in spite of voter suppression, and so on. It was less the message and more the messenger. Sadly.

Dems have to find a way to engage some of the 40% who don't vote in presidential elections and some of the 60% who don't vote in mid-term elections. Get just a fraction of those folks to vote and it would make a huge difference.

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