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  •  Just like in 2008 (0+ / 0-)

    The republicans were smashed, the new progessive age had dawned but dang, those Republicans, via the tea party re-branding, made an impressive comeback. And that's because they have structural advantages grounded in real material economic interests.

    A temporary dip in the polls is easy enough to withstand and as stated before, the key is that the overall political center is shifted rightward again. The labels and wedge issues may change but the general drift has not.

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