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Donald Trump at a rally at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, on October 10, 2016.
This article appears under the title "When Elections Fail" in the Fall 2016 issue of The American Prospect magazine. Subscribe here.
O ne of the great advantages of liberal democracy is the potential for self-correction. If an election works out badly, the next one offers an opportunity to make a better choice, and in the meantime constitutional guarantees keep the winners from abusing their power.
Donald Trump will continue his campaign efforts in Pennsylvania today with a rally at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre.
For his third and final event of the day, Donald Trump will appear at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza for a rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.
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