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11 Tips for Better Holiday Political Conversations

Thanksgiving get-togethers often turn to political conversations. It has recently become popular for partisan groups to prepare their soldiers for this battle, and I see many talking points in social media. Sure, I could do that, but instead, here are some non-partisan tips for productive conversations: 1. Treat the pros and the part-timers differently. There are the pros who live…

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Dems not expected to take over House, even after massive campaign spending

The Pelosi assault has been repelled. The AP reports that the House is likely to stay in GOP hands. “Candidates, both political parties and hordes of corporate, labor, ideological and other groups have spent a record $1.1 billion on House races since this campaign cycle began last year, according to data compiled by the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics. Yet…

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