Gut messaging, dealing with big-tent attacks, and being a jerk for electoral purposes.
As you may know, Senator Jones lost his reelection bid in Alabama to some football guy. Some thoughts about WTF? to a football guy?!
They are very different things, but they do share some interesting features.
The final debate of 2020 should be remembered as the night Joe Biden debated while a chattering Donald John Trump spewed desperate empty lies.
Republicans continue to narrow their base, despite knowing that expanding their base is necessary for long-term viability. There are a couple of different scenarios for how the Republican party handles its decline.