Peter Trubowitz

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What explains Trump’s victory?

Many things obviously: a politically vulnerable opponent, lower voter turnout, FBI Director James Comey’s decision to reopen the investigation into Clinton’s emails, among other things. But at the end of the day, the single biggest factor was Trump’s ability to recognize and tap into a well of anger and resentment in the American body politic that others missed.

Trump’s whole campaign was predicated on the assumption that there was a ‘missing white voter’ — a large group of non-college-educated voters who had been sitting out presidential contests and would vote Republican if they were offered policies that spoke to their grievances about Washington, globalism and multiculturalism. …  Seguir leyendo »