"Holding Trump and his co-conspirators accountable is necessary, appropriate, and wildly overdue, but it will not solve our MAGA problem, which has metastasized to infect the entire GOP.
"What will solve that problem? And what must? You and me. All of us, working together! Our advocacy. Our voices. And our tireless work to engage voters so that we can elect ethical, smart, and democracy-loving representatives to office everywhere.
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"It's not that you see in America a great embrace of Trumpism, but you see an accommodation .... It's not that there's negative consequences, there are positive consequences." --Stuart Stevens, on Al Franken podcast, August 13, 2023
INSIGHTS "Nobody ever tries to change the rules of a game when they're winning." --Stuart Stevens, political strategist and author
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