Unmasking partisanship, and why Trump can still win

How can President Trump hold on to the support of his followers amid a pandemic that has so far killed more than 86,000 Americans and an economic collapse that rivals the Great Depression?

Roughly 1 in 5 people who had jobs in February lost them in March, a new study by Federal Reserve economists found. The last president to preside over job losses like that was Herbert Hoover, who lost reelection in a landslide. Why isn’t Trump already suffering Hoover’s fate?

That’s a question a lot of Democrats ask these days, with a belief among many that Trump has some Svengali-like power over his voters.

That gives the president more credit than he’s due.

The real answer is as plain as the mask on your face — or not on, depending on the partisan tribe to which you belong. …

Click here to read the full article from the L.A. Times.

Comments

  1. If the President follow through on his vaccine warp speed mandate to vaccinate every Ameeican by force by the Military, he can kiss a 2nd term good by, if he has not already done it. How does he plan on getting reelected forcing citizens to be vaccinated. Worse than Obamacare mandate

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