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ROGERS: Democratic socialists can't hide their shallowness

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12.01.2019

Writing in The Washington Post on Saturday, columnist Dana Milbank made the point: “It’s time for Democrats to be the grownups.” But on matters large and small, it appears that they cannot escape their own shallowness and they are stuck in early adolescence.

We are only in the second week of the new year and some of the Democrats’ rookies have made rookie mistakes. There has been everything from off message blunders, such as one representative’s profanity laced diatribe while calling for the president’s impeachment to another floating a 70% marginal tax rate. But that’s not all.

While it didn’t get the attention it deserved, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., entered into a revealing Twitter exchange with Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo. Instead of defending the socialist policies he supports, he attacked the congresswoman’s........

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