Rural Rage with Tom Schaller and Paul Waldman

Episode 240,   Mar 14, 09:00 AM

James and Al destroy the RNC and Senator Katie Britt’s SOTU response, before welcoming authors of “White Rural Rage” Tom Schaller and Paul Waldman for a demographic deep dive.  They expose the disproportionate influence of rural White voters, analyze the factors driving their regional decline, and explain how Republicans have leveraged their grievances to win a larger share of their vote.  Then, they prove that rhetoric has not translated into results on issues like coal mining expansion and rural broadband access, arguing that Democrats are actually the better choice.

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Paul Waldman:
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Tom Schaller:
Twitter | UMBC | Author of “White Rural Rage”

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