June 23, 2024

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Projection Is the Sincerest Form of Trumpism

Projection Is the Sincerest Form of Trumpism

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1. Do Democrats Want Trump To Win?

I asked this question last week and we did a poll on it—put a pin in that. In the meantime, the Hill ran this piece: “Democrats pine for Trump as GOP nominee.”

I was interested to see some of this Democratic pining people keep talking about.

So what evidence does the Hill provide?

[Trump’s] campaign is stirring excitement, and even some glee, from Democrats. 

Members of President Biden’s party are openly pining for Trump to become the 2024 Republican nominee, believing he is just too flawed to win a general election.  

They argue that the situation today is markedly different from 2016 . . . [a]nd Democrats are eager to have such a beatable opponent in an election that is likely to be challenging for their party. 

That sounds bad of Democrats! Let’s get to the examples!

“I am hoping for Trump’s nomination, ‘cause I think he’s the easiest candidate to beat,” former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean (D) told “The Briefing […]