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Dems’ perilous underestimation of Trump

By Chris Stirewalt

08 May 2023 · 3 min read

Editor's Note

Trump’s unpopularity with well-to-do suburbanites is a credential in the eyes of his populist supporters, and it just might help him get elected, according to this analysis in The Dispatch.

Republicans are very much struggling these days to remember the lessons of the past three election cycles:

In 2018, the party saw its worst midterm shellacking since the post-Watergate massacre of 1974.

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