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That is that you need to vote, because our democracy depends on it. But over the past few decades the politics of division and resentment, and paranoia has unfortunately found a home in the Republican Party. We're supposed to stand up against discrimination. And we're sure as heck supposed to stand up clearly and unequivocally to Nazi sympathizers.
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>> They're undermining our alliances, cozying up to Russia, what happened to the Republican party? Actively blocking legislation that would defend our elections from Russian attack, what happened? None of this is conservative, it sure isn't normal, it's radical. In two months, we have the chance not certainly but the chance, to restore some semblance and sanity to our politics.
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It did not start with Donald Trump. He is a symptom, not the cause. He's just capitalizing on resentments that politicians have been fanning for years. And in a healthy democracy it doesn't work.
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Our antibodies kick in. So that with Republicans in control of Congress and the White House, without any checks or balances whatsoever, they've provided another $1.5 trillion in tax cuts to people like me. Who I promise don't need it, and don't even pretend to pay for them. It's supposed to be the party supposedly, of fiscal conservatism.
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Suddenly deficits do not matter.>>
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Because there is actually only one real check on bad policy and abuses of power,
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And that's you.
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You and your vote.