Mar 26, 2019 - Politics & Policy

Democrats plot their post-Mueller messaging

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Priorities USA, a top Democratic super PAC that emphasizes economic messaging, is pushing back on the belief of many party veterans that Dems risk overreach and backlash if they keep investigating Trump.

What they're saying: The PAC's "Campaign Messaging Post Barr Letter" argues that "Republican opposition to oversight will look progressively worse" as Democrats continue their investigations into Trump's various dealings and finances. The letter argues that it's "likely that findings of those investigations will continue to damage Trump politically."

  • "It is not enough for voters to dislike Donald Trump or think that he is unfit to be President of the United States. ... voters need to know that Trump’s actions and policies are hurting them personally," the letter continues.

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