Bustos recipe for Democratic success in the Midwest: Bread-and-butter issues

In just a decade, Democrats have lost their electoral dominance of the Midwest, becoming the minority party in state legislatures, governor’s mansions, and congressional delegations, says a report co-authored by Rep. Cheri Bustos of Illinois. Summarizing interviews with 72 officeholders in the rural Midwest, the report says that “national Democrats must acknowledge and stay focused… » Read More

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