Amen

Speaking of Kennedy, he anticipated this reaction back in 1980. On the eve of his defeat to Jimmy Carter, and Carter’s defeat to Ronald Reagan, he warned his supporters against letting electoral setbacks dampen their commitment to their cause. “If the Democrats run for cover, if we become pale carbon copies of the opposition, we will lose — and deserve to lose,” he said. “The last thing this country needs is two Republican parties.”

via Ezra Klein – What Ted Kennedy would tell the Democrats.

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