Ian Milhiser of ThinkProgress and political scientist
Brendan Nyhan recently had a fascinating
discussion on Twitter—a phrase I don’t often use—about the condition of
American democracy (not good, all agreed) and what that meant for the next time
Democrats gained control of both Congress and the White House. Even with a unified
government, anti-democratic features in the American system, including a
Supreme Court that leans right thanks to a stolen seat, will make genuine
progress difficult to...