Yeah, the differences between the Congressional Dems and President Obama are long-thinkpiece worthy in and of themselves (though it is pretty noteworthy, I think, that Obama basically stopped with the "negotiating against nobody" thing basically immediately after the debt ceiling debacle in...
I mean, if he wants to argue that they should've had different priorities with the time that they had, that's all well and good. That's a subjective standpoint where, I guess, you could make a valid case that they helped less people passing the ACA than they would've with a broader expansion of...
1) Immigration policy is not limited to refugee policy; on the broader front we're indisputably further to the left of everyone in Europe, or did I miss DACA and DAPA?
2) Reading comprehension is important: further left than anyone but Germany.
Neither are many of continental Europe's systems...
on that note
Clinton +13 among national likely voters in Monmouth poll, which is rated A+ by 538 (was +2 last month)
Trump under 40 for what seems like the 7th straight non-ABC poll
i'm just gonna point out that this DNCleak stuff doesn't actually seem to have hurt clinton, given that her lead's actually stabilized around 7-9 points (ordinarily it would start going back down right about now) and her favorables are the best they've been since last spring