The Democrats do terribly in state elections and it really matters
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- Democrats are in deep trouble — even if Hillary Clinton wins
- Sep 23 2016
Unfortunately the video is from 2016, but according to this Wikipedia article there is some optimism but not much in the way of a serious majority.
Democrats regained the House and that's kind of an important update?
This post is about state races (although the quote I took is about federal-level stuff and state races, in which case I'll yield), not really about federal races because we may be too concerned about those races to the detriment of local races, which Republicans then dominate, which becomes surprisingly consequential.