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Schumer: Democrats ‘cannot
just run against Donald Trump’

Washington Times, by Stephen Dinan

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/12/2018 1:22:45 PM

Democrats need to have a message in this year’s elections beyond antipathy to President Trump, Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer said Monday, promising his party will run on an economic agenda of government support for average workers. “We cannot just run against Donald Trump,” the New York Democrat said at the McConnell Center at the University of Louisville. He said Democrats must tap into discontent that’s still simmering in the country, particularly over fears of falling behind. He said the party has stumbled in that regard. “We have always been the party of economic advancement. We may have lost

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This is particularly rich coming from the hack Schumer. It´s even sicker that Schumer feels like he is better than he was five years ago in saying he doesn´t support term limits. Riiight. He just gets better every day. Heavy s/o All the Democrats have is their ´resistance´ and attacks on Trump because their economic policies are utterly disastrous..

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 2/12/2018 3:38:14 PM     (No. 11541499)

Let the Democrats spend more money. Look how much they dumped in a hole trying to get Hillary elected.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: shmowry1, 2/12/2018 4:02:08 PM     (No. 11541517)

He´s not wrong. They are going to need more. Currently, Trump is setting the bait for them to sell out the Dreamers on DACA, so they will lose some support over that. Especially with how successful Trump is at getting the message out about what´s going on. Unfortunately for Schumer, all they have is anti trump sentiment. That will only take them so far. And the IG is about to drop bombshells over the next few months which should make it even harder for them to be anything other than anti trump. I´m cautiously optimistic about the midterms.

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