Have you contemplated voting for the Green Party’s Jill Stein or Libertarian Gary Johnson as an act of protest or a gesture of despair? Do you think that Stein or Johnson somehow represents a better choice than the “lesser of two evils” that so many voters are lamenting this season? Leaving aside the merits of that argument, John Oliver looked closely at Stein, Johnson, and their signature proposals. His conclusion? “The lack of coverage they complain about so much may actually have benefited them!” Let him explain why — it’s a bit sad, really, but very, very funny.
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Reprinted with permission from Alternet
A new report from Roll Call details some of the many challenges facing the Republican Party as it looks to an uncertain future following former President Donald Trump's electoral defeat.
As the party turns its focus to the 2022 midterms, it remains "divided over Trump, their midterm prospects and the state of the GOP itself," Roll Call's Bridget Bowman, Kate Ackley, and Stephanie Akin report.
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