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    Would have loved to have seen Obama run a Truman-like 1948 campaign.

    Truman, trailing in the polls, decided to adopt a slashing, no-holds-barred campaign. He ridiculed Dewey by name, criticized Dewey's refusal to address specific issues, and scornfully targeted the Republican-controlled 80th Congress with a wave of relentless, and blistering, partisan assaults. He nicknamed the Republican-controlled Congress as the "do-nothing" Congress,
    Would love to see OFA transform from an organization that focused on the battleground states to one that focuses on the districts needed to bring back Democratic control of the House. Population wise it is less of a daunting task than all the battleground states.

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