Cokie and Steve Roberts: Trump turbocharges Democrats
Remember, on Election Day 2016, Team Clinton thought they were cruising to victory until the actual returns slammed them in the face. But recent Democratic victories in Virginia and Alabama provide a roadmap for success next November: Assemble a coalition of minorities, young people and educated suburbanites, especially women. That same coalition was uninspired by Hillary Clinton and, in some cases, intrigued by Donald Trump, but the president’s appalling performance in office has produced the excitement and energy that was lacking in 2016.
Updated Jan 16, 2018 at 4:00 PM