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The dangerous passivity of the moderate Democrats

10 mins | Sep 23, 2021

Smile less, talk more. The 117th Congress may end up collapsing into a COVID relief bill with not much else to show. In this instalment of Slow Boring, Matthew argues that American politics are living a dangerous moment, with centrist-Democrats having the power to create change but are instead being passive and careless over handling issues relating to revenue-raising ideas, or increasing the US social safety net.

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From Matthew Yglesias

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