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Democrats steal a march on Trump's playbook

While Democrats seem to be leading in midterm polls by adopting Trump's populist policies, history has shown that the incumbent president can still run for re-election - and win

Despite gains by the Democrats, President Trump's electoral base remains solid, with 90% of Republicans and most Independents applauding his policies.


NOT SO long ago in the United States of America at around this time, yours truly and my fellow journalists in Washington, DC, would explain to our editors that August is a very slow period for news and that they should not expect to get too many stories from us. Yep! Those were...

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