A 'transition candidate': Where is America headed next?
“I think he’s trying to move us back to some version of what he thought we were or what folks thought we were,” political activist Angela Peoples says. “And the reality is, there is no going back. There’s only an ability to go forward.”
But with so much gridlock in Washington, “How do we transition to a government that actually functions on behalf of the American people?” Democratic political strategist Mike Lux says.
Today, On Point: the “transition candidate,” where he’s brought the nation and where his party wants to go next.
Jonathan Lemire, White House Bureau Chief at Politico. Host of “Way Too Early” on MSNBC. Author of the upcoming book “The Big Lie: Election Chaos, Political Opportunism, and the State of American Politics after 2020.” (@JonLemire)
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