It is a problem, but not one that the voters could solve. It is a problem brought to them. For one, the election was about the economy. It’s underreported and denied, but true. I had to own this mistake myself in my UK column, as I had spent the previous 6 months explaining why Trump would not win. Block paraphrase:

As my husband soothed me later, I was wrong that I was wrong. Because the evangelical thing, I got that. Again from my UK column, months and months before the election:

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Leslie Loftis

Leslie Loftis

Teacher of life admin and curator of commentary. Occasional writer.

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