There are many laws I wish the Democrats would pass, which have heavy lobbying against them, and would be opposed by many conservative voters. I wish these bills would pass, but they probably wouldn’t. And if they did pass, Dems would have to spend political capital to get them through.

But there are other proposals that Democrats could pass tomorrow, which have few opponents and would improve Americans’ lives immensely. You could think of them as “freebies”. …

Ben Wheeler

Independent programmer, chatterbox. http://techno-social.com

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