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The Democrats’ Secret Weapon to Take Back Statehouses

Politico: “Donald Trump has certainly helped. But Democrats’ massive success in flipping statehouse seats in special elections this past year isn’t happening by accident. The party’s dominance — it’s flipped 35 seats, and is hoping to make it 36 next [...]
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