It's likely the Democrats will nominate a presidential candidate so horrible that Trump will win again. If the Dems keep control of Congress, that's not the worst possible outcome. When different parties control Congress and the White House, neither one can do as much damage as it would like. I'm just worried the candidate will drag the Democrats down so much that Trump gets a puppet Congress.

@gmcgath this is not true for issues where there is bipartisan support, like warfare.

@yaakosine Even there, there's a certain amount of inter-partisan fighting; e.g., bombing Syria under Obama and supporting Saudi Arabia in Yemen under Trump. Some things, like wars and huge deficits, will happen no matter what combination of Ds and Rs is in power, but the party battles will slow things down.

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