Clinton aims to run up the score
The Democrat wants to squash "rigged" election talk with a huge win, dragging congressional Dems along for the ride.
NEW YORK — Hillary Clinton and her allies have an animating aim in the final 14 days of the 2016 contest – drive up the score so dramatically that claims by Donald Trump of Democratic vote-rigging will be rendered inconsequential thanks to the margin of victory.
And if their final bombardment of campaign activity drags down-ballot Democrats across the finish line and sweeps proponents of Trump’s alt-right ideology off the political table, all the better.
Already having banked millions of early votes as Trump’s campaign spiraled over the last three weeks, Clinton’s headquarters and battleground states teams now see a high-single-digit margin of victory as realistic – something that looks as decisive as Barack Obama’s 2008 win over John McCain… READ MORE
They can’t even control their glee long enough to fearmonger any longer.
Even the Clinton camp is planning for a blowout, yet we’ve got all these people on Tumblr trying to make it seem like a vote for Jill Stein will usher in the Trumpocalypse.
You thought about voting Green but you were afraid of Donald Trump? Well, that’s over. Clinton is our next president – no matter how you vote.
The goal at this point for all progressives should be to make sure that third parties reach 5% nationally and get FEC funding so that we don’t ever get stuck in this bullshit lesser of two evils system again.
We need to build a progressive infrastructure in this country to oppose the extreme-right and center-right parties that monopolize the levers of power.